NEW MEMBER

We have a new member, Katie Keith. Katie is a member of the Tahoe Douglas Rotary Club (near Lake Tahoe). She and her husband are interested in sailing and have talked about buying their own boat. Welcome to the Fleet!

NEW LOGO AND MASTHEAD

Please note that there is a new masthead on our newsletter. I am using it to introduce all to the new IYFR logo and branding. Rotary International is now requiring that all Rotary Fellowships comply with Rotary’s branding guidelines. The masthead on this issue of our newsletter is what RI has provided for IYFR as our …

NEW MEMBER

We have a new member! Michael Bretz. Michael and his family are currently ‘wintering’ in San Rafael with their Jeanneau “Quicksilver”, as part of a journey up and down the West Coast of the USA. Michael is not a Rotarian but was told about IYFR by a relative in Europe who is a Rotarian. We now …

RBOC

At our January social, our member Winston Bumpus, who is President of the Recreational Boaters of California, gave us an overview of the status of recreational boating in California. There are several issues important to boaters being considered by the state legislature and various agencies and organizations. Included with this newsletter are the slides that Winston …

Updated Fleet Rules Approved

The San Francisco Fleet’s General Rules and Regulations (bylaws) have been updated for the first time since 2004. Thanks to Commodore Alan Test, who took the time to review them and suggest the necessary updates. You can view a copy of his hard work here.

Zoom Meeting

As announced at our AGM on June 30th, we are going to have a monthly Zoom meeting for some fleet social time and to discuss what activities and projects are possible during COVID-19. We will be meeting on the last Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm. So, our first social will be on July …

Donation

Recently our members David and Linda Breninger made a generous donation to RBOC in the name of several organizations, including our Fleet. Thank you!

Dues Reminder…

Dues notices have gone out and you should have received yours. We have lowered our dues from $40.00 to $30.00 to be in line with other IYFR Fleets. Please get your renewal in before our Zoom meeting on the 28th.

Welcome New Members!

We have two new members: Marty Kaliski – from the Rotary Club of El Cerrito. Alison Healy – most recently from the Rotary Club of San Francisco #2 and looking for a new Rotary home.