Rotary Club of Cedar Park

Cedar Park, Texas

 

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Cedar Park

Service Above Self

We meet Tuesdays at 7:00 AM
Cedar Park Regional Medical Center
1401 Medical Parkway
Classrooms 1 & 2
Cedar Park, TX  78613
United States
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Saturday, July 18th, members of the Rotary Club of Cedar Park met at Cole Elementary School and began a real pick-up mission.  For roughly one hour, our team picked up trash along Brushy Creek Road.  
 
July 28, 2015 - Speaker
Mary Hey , Membership Chair
How to invite people to a Rotary meeting. Special presentation on new e-club.
 
Aug 04, 2015 - Speaker
2015 Camp RYLA
A first hand report from member of the Leader High School Rotaract Club.
 
                  Jessica Chin & Rose Wilderom
 
                   Ron Sharpe & Kevin Lancaster
 
               Roy Haney, Rich Carroll, Ken Hay
 

 
Denise Antoon is an ambassador for Allies Against Slavery and on July 21st she spoke to us about human trafficking in the Austin and Central Texas area.
 
What is Human Trafficking?
  •     The recruitment, harboring, transportation, provision, or obtaining of a person for the purpose of a commercial sex act where such an act is induced by force, fraud, or coercion, or in which the person induced to perform such act has not attained 18 years of age, or
  •     The recruitment, harboring, transportation, provision, or obtaining of a person for labor or services, through the use of force, fraud, or coercion for the purpose of subjection to involuntary servitude, peonage, debt bondage, or slavery.
  •     Domestic minor sex trafficking occurs when U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident minors (under the age of 18) are commercially sexually exploited. Children can be commercially sexually exploited through prostitution, pornography, and/or erotic entertainment.
Is This Happening in the Austin Area?
 
  •     In April of 2011, Cedar Park Police arrested two men after an undercover officer arranged to have a girl perform a sex act for money.
    She was 15.
  •     In July of 2012, two people were arrested in Cedar Park for “Continuously Trafficking Persons” because they were caught running a prostitution ring.
  •     In August of 2012, three people were arrested for running a human trafficking and prostitution ring in downtown Austin. They kidnapped at least four women, took them to a hotel and forced them into sexual acts. Fortunately, the cops found the ring in time. The outcome for kidnapped girls in that situation is normally pretty bleak.
Pretty frightening...right?  Well, the more we know...the better we can be about informing law enforcement about possible human trafficking issues in our community.
 
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Rotary's Areas of Focus

For more than 100 years, Rotarians have joined together from all continents, cultures, and industries to take action in our communities and around the world.  With a commitment to achieving lasting change, Rotarians work together to empower youth, enhance health, promote peace, and most importantly, advance the community.  While Rotarians can serve in countless ways, Rotary has focused it efforts in six areas, which reflect some of the most critical and widespread humanitarian needs:

  • Peace and conflict prevention/resolution
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  • Water and sanitation
  • Maternal and child health
  • Basic education and literacy
  • Economic and community development
To learn more about Rotary and its work in these six area, browse this website and/or visit the Rotary International website.
 

 
 

Why Rotary?


Members of a Rotary Club are frequently asked "What is Rotary and why should I join?"  Here is a video answer to these questions.

 
 

 
 
 

Speakers

Jul 28, 2015
Mary Hey , Membership Chair
How to invite people to a Rotary meeting. Special preentation on new e-club.
Aug 04, 2015
2015 Camp RYLA
A first hand report
Aug 11, 2015
Artie Berne
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