August 30 – Brasserie Du Vin Ethnic Dinner, starts at 5pm (not 6pm). Contact David.Mozdren@hawaiiantel.com
Morning inspiration was from Kelly McCanlies, who inspired by her dog, aspires for three minutes every day of complete and perfect happiness.
News From Future Light Orphanage
Welcome to Chansy Thou who who has cooking for the children at FLO for 9 years. Thanks to the generosity of many, she is now living in Hawaii and attending HELP, the University of Hawaii English Language Program. Upon completion, she will attend the Culinary Arts Program.
Rob Hail shared heartbreaking news from Future Light Orphanage about Sreyna Chem, a young lady who just completed 10th grade. Sadly, sreyna developed liver cancer which has rapidly spread throughout her body. She was among the children who Rob and Nuon Phaly rescued from remote villages a few years ago.
A big shout out to Eric Kaier, Director of Security at Hawaiian Airlines. The airline completed a corporate rebranding and had boxes of leftover old shirts. Thanks to Eric, they were sent to thankful children at FLO.
In the News
The Fine-o-Meter was happily chugging along. Congratulations to Wendy Goodenow who scored an interview with Howard Dicus, Dave Erdman whose PacRim Marketing was listed in PBN’s Book of List as Hawaii’s top marketing company, and Joe Rice, who will be (sniff) retiring after 17 years as President of Mid-Pacific Institute.
How I Spent My Summer Vacation
Mark Your Calendar
HOLIDAY: September 3 – Happy Labor Day! No meeting.
MEETING: September 10 – Wally Amos, ” Read it Loud,” 7:15am, YWCA
MEETING: September 17 – “Schools of the Future” by Joe Rice, President of Mid-Pacific Institute, 7:15am, YWCA
CLUB SOCIAL: September 21 – Ethnic Dinner at Himalayan Kitchen, 6pm (Dave Mozdren)
MEETING: October 1 – Resume meetings at the Pacific Club, 7:15am
CLUB SOCIAL: October 20 – Mysteries of Honolulu Waianae “Ghost Tour” with Lopaka Kapanui, 3pm (Jo Archibald)
The YWCA is looking for gently used women’s clothing to be used for their “Dress for Success” program. Please go through you closets and see if you have anything you can donate.
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