Entries by MetroRotary Communications


Greet Chloe Ducousso!

Metro rotary folks, we only recently heard that Chloe is the only foreign inbound student for the island of Oahu.  Thanks to Jim Owen, Metro Rotary is truly providing a special opportunity for our young, inquisitive, student, Chloe Ducousso. We thank all of you in advance for supporting this adventure, and hope you can personally […]

2015 Veteran Standown – Update

We only have two volunteers right now and would prefer to get three more.  If you can help please contact Rick Villalobos at ricvilla@aol.com We have a volunteer opportunity to help homeless vets.  The Mayor’s Office of Housing, the U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs and the U.S. Dept. of Labor are sponsoring a housing and […]

Metro Foundation Update!

The METRO FOUNDATION can now accept donations online.  You can designate your donation to Diamonds in the Rough, the Keiki Backpack Program or you can make a general donation. Click on this link to make your tax deductible donation (consult your tax accountant): https://squareup.com/market/metropolitan-honolulu-rotary-foundation  

13 Years Later: The State of Homeland Defense

13 Years Later: The State of Homeland Defense Creighton Goldsmith The question is: Are we safer now than we were on 9/11/2001? Creighton started off by saying that these remarks were solely his own. What is the state of affairs today? Russia – Ukraine Crimea; Israel – Gaza; Isil in Syria and Iraq; Boko Haram […]