Mike Souza, a 26-year member of Tracy Sunrise Rotary Club, will lead the organization as president for the coming year.
Souza, 48, joined Rotary in the same year he became a partner with his father, Tony Souza, in Souza Realty and Development in Tracy.
He hopes to add at least five new members to the 21-member club and plans to continue raising money for charitable causes.
Tracy Sunrise Rotary’s major fundraiser is its annual shrimp dinner. The club supports the Boys & Girls Clubs of Tracy, McHenry House Tracy Family Shelter, Brighter Christmas, Tracy’s Home for the Holidays and the countywide Women’s Center-Youth and Family Services, among other projects.
Souza is also president of the Grand Foundation and a board member of Tracy Learning Center, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Tracy and the Central Valley Region of Sutter Health.
Tracy Sunrise Rotary meets at 6:45 a.m. Wednesdays at Four Corners Restaurant, 7505 W. Linne Road.
American Legion Auxiliary to meet
Members of James McDermott Unit 172 of the American Legion Auxiliary will meet at noon Tuesday at Perko’s Café, 1321 W. 11th St.
For information: Ruth Briggs, 835-1429
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