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Because of COVID19, our weekly meetings are now held the first, third, and fifth Wednesday of month. The rest of the weekly meetings are virtual. To request an invitation to join our virtual meetings, click the button below to send us an email. Weekly meetings will remain hybrid until further notice. Be sure to regularly visit our Club Calendar for updates.
Every Wednesday at 12:30 PM
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If you are interested in learning more about our events, click the link below to our Club Calendar.  Each and every month, we host and attend numerous insightful, energetic and service-oriented events.  Come and see what we’re all about…roll up your sleeves and help us – help others.

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One of the Club’s most popular ways of serving our local community is through Grate Patrol DC.  To learn more about how you can volunteer to help us feed the homeless on the evenings of every 3rd Tuesday and 3rd Friday.  Click the button below to sign up today!

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This week, our guest speaker is Lieutenant Colonel Gilberto S. Perez, Chief, Cyber/Operations Research Analyst/Weather Assignments, Air Force Colonels Management Office. He conducts senior leader talent management and coordinates personnel actions for 300 Active Duty Colonels and Colonel- Selects for the Chief of Staff, Secretary of the Air Force, and Deputy Chief of Staff, Manpower and Personnel.
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As a native of Tampa, Florida, Lieutenant Colonel Perez entered the Air Force after graduating Leto High School in 2002 and received his commission through the U.S. Air Force Academy in 2007. He has served in operational communication units within the fixed, tactical, and executive environments, along with being deployed in support of OPERATION ENDURING FREEDOM.
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Prior to his current assignment, he was student at U.S. Army Command and General Staff Officer Course, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. He is married to the former Angeline Teope of Tampa, Florida and has four children: Penelope, Leila, Lorenzo, and Alexander.
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Our Rotary Club is fortunate to have so many members with wonderful contacts such that we are able to attract a wide variety of newsworthy, sought-after speakers! The diversity of our speakers reflects the diverse interests of our members.
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#clubmeeting #zoommeeting #newsworthy #guestspeaker #RotaryInternational #RI #RotaryDistrict7620 #ImagineRotary
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This week, our guest speaker was Judge Zia M. Faruqui who was appointed as a United States Magistrate Judge on September 14, 2020.  He received a B.A. and J.D. from Georgetown University.  Following law school, he was a litigation associate at Willkie Farr in Washington, D.C., where he focused on government investigations and general commercial litigation.  
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Judge Faruqui then served for twelve years as a federal prosecutor in the U.S. Attorney’s Offices in St. Louis and Washington D.C.  While there, he prosecuted cases involving terrorists use of cryptocurrency, North Korean weapons proliferation, darknet sites dedicated to child exploitation, and the theft of antiquities.  He also represented the Department of Justice at numerous conferences across the globe on financial crimes, cryptocurrency, and national security issues.
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Missed the meeting? Use the link below to hear a replay of past speakers and to learn about upcoming speakers: https://rotaryclubdc.org/our-speakers/
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Our Rotary Club is fortunate to have so many members with wonderful contacts such that we are able to attract a wide variety of newsworthy, sought-after speakers! The diversity of our speakers reflects the diverse interests of our members.
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#DCRotaryClub #hybridmeeting
#clubmeeting #zoommeeting #newsworthy #guestspeaker #RotaryInternational #RI #RotaryDistrict7620 #ImagineRotary
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Today is the International #PeaceDay and we celebrate and highlight #peace as an essential element of the #Rotary mission.

Posted @withrepost • @rotaryinternational What can you do for #PeaceDay to create a more peaceful community?

Peace is a cornerstone of our mission. We see peace not as an abstract concept but as a living, dynamic expression of human development.

Rotary helps people put peacebuilding into practice. Learn how at the link in our bio.
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