- April 23, 2015
+ W.O Chamber of Commerce
Would you like to be at the forefront of change and progress in West Orange County? If you are a West Orange Chamber of Commerce member who is passionate about our local business community, consider applying for the chamber’s 2016 Board of Directors. This is an opportunity to make a difference in West Orange County.
The board is the policy-making panel for the chamber. Its members include a diverse mix of 33 business professionals from large, medium and small companies that represent the entire West Orange business community. Being a part of the board empowers members to help make decisions that will impact the future of the chamber and West Orange County, and to build relationships with local business leaders and elected officials.
Those interested should download the Expression of Interest Form from the chamber’s website, wochamber.com. Submit the completed form to the chamber office no later than noon Aug. 21, at the chamber, 12184 West Colonial Drive, Winter Garden. Forms also can be faxed to (407) 656-0221 or emailed to [email protected].
+ American Heritage Girls
American Heritage Girls from Troop FL2911 of Winter Garden recently received the President’s Volunteer Service Award 2015 and were awarded their honor by Winter Garden Mayor Pro Tem Bob Buchanan. The troop coordinator is Lynelle Lawrence.
Among those recognized were first-time award recipients Veronica Amadeo-Florit (59.25 hours of volunteer service to the community), Addison Crawley (42.5 hours), Ally Cronk (26 hours), Bella Fabretti (28.5 hours) and Daliana Perry (29.25 hours); second-time award recipients Kylee Foster (34 hours) and Julie Merritt (56 hours); and fourth-time award recipients Ava Allen (50.5 hours) and Emerson Allen (51 hours).
+ Rotary Club of Dr. Phillips
The Rotary Club of Dr. Phillips awarded the Rotarian of the Year Award 2014-2015 to Rotarian John Winemiller.
Winemiller was awarded for his service above self in all his work related to Dr. Phillips Rotary Club.
Rotary is a worldwide organization of business and professional leaders that provides humanitarian service, encourages high ethical standards in all vocations and helps build goodwill and peace in the world. The main objective of Rotary is service in the community, in the workplace and throughout the world. Rotarians develop community service projects that address many of today’s most critical issues, such as children at risk, poverty and hunger, the environment, illiteracy and youth violence.
Dr. Phillips Rotary Club meets from 7 to 8 a.m. Wednesdays at Bay Hill Golf Club, 9000 Bay Hill Blvd., Orlando.
West Orange Duplicate Bridge Club
Results from July 16
N-S: 1. L. Meador – J. Winegard 2. M. and J. Chilton 3. S. Kmiec – M. Ryan 4. B. Ballenger – C. Baldwin 5. M. Voorhees – N. Velden; E-W: 1. H. Parker – M. Lesnik 2. E. Quinn – J. Thompson 3. B. Shelton – M. Guthrie 4. S. Horovitz – R. Austen 5. V. Oberaitis – J. Muzeni