Rotarians from District 5495 who attended the Zone Institute in Reno recently learned about the devastating losses experienced in Paradise, California from Paradise Rotary Club President Brian Gray.
Every Rotarian in Brian's club lost their home in the Camp Fire.  Many also lost their vehicles.  It made an impact on all who heard their first-hand stories, but to get a sense of what they felt, John Pennypacker has shared a poem written by a local resident while grieving the loss of her hometown of Paradise.  CLICK HERE or on the image at left to read her poem.