Welcome to Rotary Club of Green Valley

A 100% Paul Harris Fellowship Club

On Memorial Day weekend, May 25 – 28, 2018, Rotary Club of Green Valley will present its inaugural Field of Honor® at Cornerstone Park in Henderson, Nevada. Our Field of Honor® will be a spectacular display of more than 800 American flags that honor our heroes: veterans, active duty military, first responders and community members whose lives reflect the Rotary motto: “Service Above Self”. The sea of red, white and blue promises to be a powerful experience, not to be forgotten. A special area, sponsored by Rotary Club of Green Valley, will be dedicated in remembrance of the 58 victims of 1 October.

Field of Honor May 25, 2018

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Cornerstone Park
1600 Wigwam Parkway
Henderson Nevada

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Friday, May 25, 2018  9:00 am – 8:00 pm

Saturday, May 26, 2018  9:00 am – 8:00 pm

Sunday, May 27, 2018  9:00 am – 8:00 pm

Monday, May 28, 2018  9:00 am – 8:00 pm

Special Events

Deborah March, Mayor of Henderson

Keynote Speaker, Wayne Newton

Friday, May 25 7:00 p.m.

Welcome – RCGV President Brad Marx, Master of Ceremonies

Pledge of Allegiance

National Anthem “Star Spangled Banner” – Lucky Ladies

Introduction of “Field of Honor” Program Chair Larry Skaggs, PDG – Brad Marx

“Field of Honor” Description – Larry Skaggs, Rotary International Past District Governor 5300

TAPS

Adjourn

Monday, May 28, 8:00 a.m. 

Welcome – District Judge Susan Johnson, Mistress of Ceremonies

Honor Guard – Basic High School ROTC

Pledge of Allegiance – RCGV President Brad Marx

National Anthem “Star Spangled Banner” – GVHS Octet Choir – Kim Ritzer, GVHS Choir Director

Invocation – District Governor 5300 Raghada Khoury

Description of “Field of Honor” Project – Susan Johnson

Introduction of Elected Officials and Honored Guests – Susan Johnson

Introduction of Mayor Debra March – Susan Johnson

Welcome Speech – Mayor Debra March

Introduction of Keynote Speaker Wayne Newton – Dave Thorson, USO

Keynote Speaker – Wayne Newton

“God Bless America” – GVHS Octet Choir

Benediction – Raghada Khoury, Rotary International 5300 District Governor

TAPS

Adjourn

 CLUB HAPPENINGS

FIELD OF HONOR: A Tribute to Heroes May 25 thru 28, 2018

On Memorial Day weekend 2018, Rotary Club of Green Valley will host a Field of Honor, a spectacular display of more than 800 American flags throughout Cornerstone Park in Henderson, Nevada. We will be honoring our heroes: veterans, first responders and loved ones. A special area will be dedicated in remembrance of the 58 victims of 1 October.

 

We wish to reach out to all who have loved ones they wish to honor. This event promises to create awareness, unite our community and to raise money for local charities all the same time. Flags will be sold by our organization to anyone who wishes to participate and the flag may be claimed by them after the event. Purchases may be tax-deductible. (a non-profit group 501(c)3)

The Rotary Club of Green Valley is a non-profit group of local business and professional people who meet weekly to organize and participate in community and humanitarian projects on both the local and international levels. We encourage high ethical standards in all vocations and help to build goodwill and peace in the world.

We invite the entire community to participate in this meaningful and moving project to honor our beloved heroes.

Sponsor a flag, become a corporate sponsor or make a donation at https://www.healingfield.org/henderson18/
 


Welcome to the Rotary Club of Green Valley

The Rotary Club of Green Valley is a non-profit group of local business and professional people who meet weekly to organize and participate in community and humanitarian projects on both the local and international levels.  We encourage high ethical standards in all vocations and help to build goodwill and peace in the world.  
 
You are invited to look around our website and get to know more about us.  
 
Our meetings are held every Thursday morning at 7:00 a.m. at Wildhorse Golf Club.  Please join us at an upcoming meeting where you will be most welcome.  
 
If you are a Rotarian who has recently relocated to the Las Vegas (Henderson) area, or if you are a Visiting Rotarian, we would love to have you join us for breakfast.  
 
If you are interested in becoming a Rotarian, please review the information on our website and then plan on visiting us. While admission to Rotary is by invitation only, we are always looking for new members who share our passion to "make a difference." 

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The flags are out and waving beautifully, as the Field of Honor display kicks off today. Thank you to the That Others May Live Foundation for generously donating their time and efforts to plant 58 flags in honor of the 1 October victims.

The That Others May Live Foundation "provides critical support, scholarships, and immediate tragedy assistance for the families of United States Airforce Rescue Heroes who are killed or severely wounded in operational or training missions." You too can continue to honor lives this Memorial Day weekend by visiting www.greenvalleyrotary.org to purchase an American flag for your heroes.
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How about this?! Thank you all the volunteers at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, and the 823rd Squadron. We are so grateful for your service and for your bravery and your help today. ... See MoreSee Less

How about this?!  Thank you all the volunteers at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, and the 823rd Squadron.  We are so grateful for your service and for your bravery and your help today.

The Green Valley Rotary Club (Henderson), was chartered February 3, 1992. It has been serving the community for over 26 years by bringing together a network of business and professional leaders in order to provide support for the community. Here’s a list of the charities/organizations we support: Green Valley HS, Silverado HS, The Henderson Food Bank, Henderson Teacher Mini Grant, Project 150, Henderson elementary schools, student scholarships, Nevada Rotary foundation, The USO and other community organizations.

You too can help with our mission of supporting our community by purchasing an 🇺🇸 flag for our upcoming Field of Honor Event.
For more information or to purchase an 🇺🇸 flag visit: greenvalleyrotary.org
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The Green Valley Rotary Club (Henderson), was chartered February 3, 1992. It has been serving the community for over 26 years by bringing together a network of business and professional leaders in order to provide support for the community. Here’s a list of the charities/organizations we support: Green Valley HS, Silverado HS, The Henderson Food Bank, Henderson Teacher Mini Grant, Project 150, Henderson elementary schools, student scholarships, Nevada Rotary foundation, The USO and other community organizations. 

You too can help with our mission of supporting our community by purchasing an 🇺🇸 flag for our upcoming Field of Honor Event. 
For more information or to purchase an 🇺🇸 flag visit: greenvalleyrotary.org
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A Special Thanks to Our Sponsors

Freedom Sponsor – $25,000

 A Veteran and Friend of Rotary

Patriot Sponsor – $10,000

Liberty Sponsor – $5,000

Victory Sponsor – $2,500

Honor Sponsor – $1,000

Audi of Henderson,  Jim Diguilio

Ron and Jackie Carroll

The Crampton Team, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services

Miracle Ear, Melissa Maestas

Dairy Queen of Green Valley, Larry Gillespie

Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, Melinda Margolis

Mayor Debra March

Robert and Sandy Ellis

Guardian Sponsor – $500

Copper Creek Construction, Blake Burr

Ted & Karen Durant

Findlay Honda

Frey Insurance and Benefits, Cory Frey

Gilmore & Gilmore, CPA

Johnson Susan

Legacy Food Service Design, Michael and Karen Cooper

Judy Harris Lloyd

Gloria Macari

Nova Home Loans, Linda Bertuzzi

Senior Health Plan Consultants, Mark Roy & Esther Marrero-Roy

Christine Smith

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