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Speaker: Kaya Gross - Executive Sales Director

VerTerra Inc.

  • August 11 @ 12:30 PM
  • Susan Mandel
Rotary Club Meeting: August 11, 2021

About Kaya Gross:

Kaya will talk about the company she works for called VerTerra, Inc. VerTerra is a company that created 100% sustainable dinnerware made from fallen palm leaves. She will talk about how the idea came about and the creation of the company. How simple changes can make a difference in the environment.

Her products make you feel good about using them in today’s world. The importance of taking care of our environment is paramount to her and her company.

Birthdays & Celebrations:

  • August 1: Birthday - Georgia
  • August 18: Anniversary - Rosemary & Gil
  • August 20: Birthday - "Meg" Mary Moon
  • August 22: Birthday - "Webmaster" Gregg Vollman
  • August 29: Birthday - Shantell Haynes Cruz-Leon

  • Congratulations to the following Rotarians that joined our club in August!
    We appreciate your continued, "Service Above Self"
  • Gail S. Tavares - 11 August 2017
  • "Bill" William C. Webb Jr. - 12 August 2017
  • Upcoming Events & Activities:

    Champlain Condominium Collapse, Surfside.
    Our club will make a donation to a special fund set up by Rotary District 6990. If you would like to contribute to our club donation:

    • PayPal Donation Form
    • ZELLE (Stephen Berger, Treasurer) +1 (732) 616-3666
    • Check (by mail):
       Rotary Club Hallandale Beach-Aventura
       2000 Island Blvd., #2906, Aventura, FL 33160

    The Village of Allapattah YMCA Family Center Raffle
    winners will be announced on August 12th

    The Village of Allapattah YMCA Family Center is holding a raffle with some amazing prizes, including a 7 night Royal Caribbean cruise for 2+$700, $2000 & $1000 cash. The raffle winners will be announced on August 12th, live on the Village of #Allapattah YMCA Facebook page from the Y building. Entry bundles begin at $10 and you can buy as many entries as you wish. 100% of the donations will go to serve the community, please consider donating.

    Just go to this link: Other prizes are a set of 4 tires from Balado National Tires valued at $500, 2 Miami Heat tickets valued at $150, tickets to the SuperBlue and Rubell museums valued at $144, and a liquor basket valued at $70.

    Please share this with family, friends, colleagues, . . . anyone!

    Support Your Village of Allapattah YMCA and Donate Today!

    Past event (celebrated on July 21, 2021)
    Largest Rotary Club Meeting Ever
    The recording is available at:

    The Y (YMCA) 2021 Swim Suit Drive / Donate Swimsuits / Drowning Prevention

    YMCA 2021 Swim Suit Drive YMCA 2021 Swim Suit Drive

    Thursday, August 26th, 2021 at 6:30 PM
    Rotary Party with a Purpose Social at Jaxson's Ice Cream
    More details coming soon.

    Jaxson's Ice Cream Parlor & Rstaurant

    POSTPONED to Saturday, August 28, 2021

    KITE FESTIVAL with PAL (Police Athletics League)
    Come join us for a fun family event. We are sponsors for this event and our Rotary logo will be in the kites handed out to the attendees.

    PAL Hallandale Beach Family Fun Day

    Thursday, September 9th to Sunday, September 12th - District 6990 Conference.
    Conference will be held at the Naples Grande Beach Resort.

    Address: 475 Seagate Drive Naples, Florida 34103
    Phone: (239) 207-0634

    Naples Grande Beach Resort

    Room rates at $159.00 per night is available but you must book your room before August 19th. The link is on the dacdb calendar for the conference and the hotel.

    Conference registration fee: $350.00 per person. If you book the hotel directly on their website: put in the group code: GROTA921

    You can also call their 800 number which is: (844) 489-9663 and give the group code (listed above) or ask for "Rotary 6990".

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