The Tiger’s Roar
OF THE TIGER
V O L U M E 3 4 , I S S U E 2 N O V E M B E R 2 0 0 9
Give a ROARRRR
to the following
Tigers when you
Letter from our Terrible Tiger - Brian Omatsu
Jennifer Baker - Hello CAJC Tigers!!! Cloud 9 where I have been Looking ahead to November
Santa Monica residing. 13-15, please remember that
Desmond Carreras I thought I would start my is the Auxiliary Weekend in
-Salinas Jaycees ROAR article with a note of At this time, I would like to Visalia where we will be host-
Carolyn Smith JCI congratulations to two of our welcome to the California ing the Central California
Senator and Region own, Robert Acherman and Pride, our newest Tigers and Future Officers Training
X Vice President - Chris D'Autremont, with the they are: Seminar (FOTS). Debbie Pro-
Arizona Jaycees announcement of their en- cedo, your Nasty Tiger and
Laurie Ellsworth gagement while vacationing Jennifer Baker from the Santa Jeanne Vanderhyde, your
(Honorary) - San together in Paris!! Who said Monica Jaycees Divine Tiger, are working
Jose Jaycees Tigers can't work together? Desmond Carreras from the hard to put on a very produc-
These two represent the best Salinas Jaycees tive two days for the future of
of the best and I for one, am Carolyn Smith JCI Senator the California Jaycees. Please
WHO'S NEXT? to proud to call them both come out and support their
renew your Annual friends. Congratulations to effort and if they have asked
Membership for you both!!! you to help train, please be
$25, or to upgrade available. Agendas and flyers
to Life Member- The Tiger Corps represents will be coming out soon, so
ship for $100, the "Best of the Best" in eve- please be on the look out for
please contact rything we do. Thank you to them and get them to your
Tight Tiger Kevin all those who participated at local chapters. Please encour-
Alson at either kjal- the last Board Meeting in age ALL future officers to
email@example.com or August. That was a truly attend as this will be a VERY
714-791-1735. amazing evening. I was and Region X Vice President informative weekend.
shocked to see fellow Ventura from the Arizona Jaycees
Jaycee Past Presidents and Laurie Ellsworth (Honorary) Last but not least, congratula-
Tigers in attendance, notably, from the San Jose Jaycees tions to our Tiger of the Quar-
Ken Ferguson, John Clark, ter, Debbie Holbrook, from
Bruce Dandy, Dave Carlson, I was extremely proud to
the Santa Clarita Valley Jay-
George Thompson, Randy swear in these individuals into
Davis and JoAnn Rundell. the CAJC Tiger Corps and if cees for running such an ex-
Thank you all for coming out you know of a Jaycee out cellent training weekend.
to support the new Tiger there that has gone above and Congratulations to our very
Board! I think there was an- beyond and is deserving to be own Tiger Paw, Lynne Han-
other purpose they were there one of the Best of the Best, go sen for being the Tiger Offi-
for, as yours truly, TT #34 to the CAJC Tiger Corps cer of the quarter.
was utterly surprised and ut- website and download the
tered a very short expletive application. Remember, you Continued on Page 2
deleted when presented with have to be NOMINATED and
JCI Senatorship #69025. I SPONSORED by a TIGER in
was truly shocked and just order to qualify to be ac-
now have come down from cepted.
Terrible Tiger Continued from Page 1
Thank you Lynne for doing help, they would be hard
such a great job with the pressed to find qualified
paperwork from our mara- people. Keep up the good
Upgraded to Life thon Planning Session and work.
Membership: from the first quarter meet-
ing...do you think we can See you in Visalia!!!
have the agenda on paper
Debbie Holbrook this time? Smile Lynne!! Yours in Tiger Pride,
- JCI SCV
In closing, thank you Cali-
fornia Order of the Tigers Brian Omatsu
Cary Tylka - for being such a great help Terrible Tiger #34
North Hills during our Board Meetings CAJC Order of the Tiger
and Conventions. Your ex- JCI Senator #69025
Kristin Chapin - pertise and judging abilities
Santa Monica do help with the Individual
Development programs the firstname.lastname@example.org
CAJC offer. Without your
Tired Tiger Letter - Clarence
Chris d'Autremont .It seems like I missed a lot Fellow Tigers keep up the
- Torrance during the Friday night fes- good work.
tivities at our recent August
“Pride & Respect”
Alex Baca - Congratulations to TT Brian
Downey who became the newest
California JCI Senator. Clarence L. Jorif
Additionally, I’d like to California Jaycees Order of
take this opportunity to con- the Tiger
gratulate one of our own,
Claudia Sheridan, who was email@example.com
elected as the 82nd President
of the California Jaycees for
Please check out the remainder of 2009.
business ads, and
give them a call
for your needs. . .
tell them you're a
THE TIGER’S ROAR
VOLUME 34, ISSUE 2 PAGE 3
Nasty Tiger Letter
Hello Tigers, from California come together any Chapters in your area that
for great training and bonding would like someone from our
Hope this finds you all doing weekend. Jeanne Vanderhyde is Training Task Force to go in
well and that you had a great chairing this event and she will and train. I look forward to
summer. We had a great time in be reaching out to you to help seeing everyone in November.
Ventura in August and it was train the Jaycees. Take care.
wonderful to surprise our own
Terrible Tiger Brian Omatsu We are also planning a great Debbie Procedo
with his JCI Senatorship. Scavenger Hunt for Saturday Nasty Tiger 2009-2010
night and we thought it would
We have been busy preparing be great if the Tigers put to- firstname.lastname@example.org
for the November meeting in gether a team to show the Jay-
Visalia. We are planning the cees that we still know how to
“To catch the reader's attention,
Future Officers Training have fun. Please contact me or place an interesting sentence or
(FOTS) for the Jaycees. We Jeanne if you would like to help quote from the story here.”
decided to hold one FOTS this with the training or planning.
year in a central location. Our
plan is to have all of the Jaycees Don’t forget to let me know of
Note from Our Tiger Paw - Lynne Hansen
Just a reminder to send me your photos of Tigers at work or at play. If you like send me an article
— note—articles must not exceed 200 words. The deadlines for submitting photos or articles for the
newsletters are: Friday, December 18, 2009 and Thursday, March 18, 2010. Send to
CA JC Tigers, pick any item from our promotional partner company, and they'll add the CA Tiger logo at no
extra cost. Most items have no required minimums, however, the more you buy, the more you save. Here's their
As always, the baby tiger pins and the CA JC Tiger shirts are available here, on the CA tiger website.
Per the TT, Tiger shirts to be worn at Tiger meetings, are the ones ordered through the Tight Tiger, not the part-
ner company. Feel free to buy their shirts, too, but make sure you have ours....or pay a fine!
Tight Tiger Poem - Kevin Alson
I'm the treasurer
In charge of the money,
We need more of it
No joke - it's not funny.
Become a Life Member
Maybe you didn't hear,
Annual Members can save
Instead of renewing each
New pins to buy
And new shirts to wear,
Get 'em while they last
For a deal that's fair.
Support the Jaycees
Buy a Tiger raffle ticket,
You could be the winner
Every quarter we pick-it.
For my article this month
I tried something new,
If you took time to read it
You may be one of the few.
-Kevin Alson, Tight Tiger
VOLUME 34, ISSUE 2 PAGE 5
SATURDAY & SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 14 & 15, 2009
HOLIDAY INN, 9000 W. AIRPORT DRIVE, VISALIA, CA
COST IS ONLY $35.00 WHICH INCLUDES LUNCH
HOSTED BY THE CALIFORNIA JAYCEES ORDER OF THE TIGERS
TRAINING & SOCIALIZING WILL INCLUDE:
Effective Meetings, Motivating Yourself & Others
Raul’s Restaurant, How to Build a Team
Chapter Planning – Nuts & Bolts
The In’s & Out’s of Keeping it Legal
Growing Made Easy, Portfolio Panels – What is CD, ID, Mgmt, etc?
Scavenger Hunt, President’s Cocktail Hour
VISALIA-HOTEL & CONF CENTER
9000 WEST AIRPORT DRIVE
VISALIA, CA 93277 UNITED STATES
888-465-4329 or 559-6515000, Fax: 559-6515014
Room Cost: $99.00 plus tax; Mention CA Order of the Tigers for rate.
Cut off Date: Nov 1st, 2009
For more information, please contact Debbie Procedo at
email@example.com or Jeanne Vanderhyde at
VOLUME 34, ISSUE 2 PAGE 7
IMPORTANT MEMBERSHIP INFO . . .
If you are an Annual Member, your membership dues must be current. Annual Dues of $25 are due and payable every May.
The other option is to become a Life Member at the recently reduced price of $100.
If you are unsure of your membership status, want to pay, or have any questions re dues, please e-mail the Tight Tiger
(Treasurer): firstname.lastname@example.org and Kevin will be glad to assist you.
Please note: any expired Annual Members, at the time of the next CA Tigers Roar publication in 3 months, will be dropped
from the distribution list. We need to make sure that time and money is spent on current members. If you need assistance or
have questions with dues, please e-mail Kevin as stated above. Thank you for your kind attention to this matter!
Nov Conv - new
COME GET YOURS!!
California Jaycees Order of the
C/O Lynne Hansen, Tiger Paw
San Jose, CA
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