Manhattan Rotary Club’s Bill Richter

Doctor William Richter has been a member of the Manhattan Rotary Club for forty-one years. He is now recognized by the 2022 Distinguished Service Award from Rotary International. Rotary District 5710 Governor Vern Henricks reads the inscription on the crystal award.

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Richter offered a quick appreciation for the award, but was more pleased talking about the Rotary Club.

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Only fifty of those members are recognized by the international award annually. Richter spoke about the local clubs instead of about himself.

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Rotary Club members will join Friends of the KAW for the Fall Kansas River Clean Up Saturday morning. 

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