The Rotary Club of San Juan Islands recently presented checks to the recipients of net proceeds from the 14th Annual San Juan Concours held on August 14th at the San Juan Vineyard. This event was co-sponsored by the Sports Car Club of San Juan Islands.
Skye, soon to be two, checks out Eli Baker’s customized 1946 Ford pickup. All photos by Matt Pranger
Each organization, Joyce L. Sobel Family Resource Center, Family Umbrella Group and Mobile Dental Van, received $5,000. PolioPlus Fund of Rotary International received $1,000. This year was our most successful fundraising event!
Over the past 14 years, the generosity of our sponsors has allowed us to donate over $100,000 to many local charities and Rotary's worldwide effort to eliminate Polio.
Please show your support to our valued sponsors: Porsche Bellingham, San Juan Vineyard, Peace Health/Peace Island Medical Center, Heritage Bank, Barbara & Frank Fagan, IPS, Friday Harbor Electric, Roche Harbor Resorts, Earthbox Inn & Spa, Figure CPA, Farmers Insurance, Friday Harbor Drug, Harbor Rental, Banner Bank, Discovery Sea Kayaks, Aeronautical Services, M & W Auto Sales, Printonyx, Green Man Landscape, San Juan Interiors, Bakery San Juan, Windermere San Juan Island, Sandstrom Law, Island Home Finishes, King's Market, Island Hearing Healthcare, Island Group Sotheby's, Browne's Home Center, Safe Harbor Insurance, Friday Harbor House, Ray's General Store & Pharmacy.
After missing two years due to COVID, the San Juan Concours returned to the beautiful San Juan Vineyard on Sunday, August 14, 2022. Dozens of cars were on display including sports cars, classics, custom, hot rods, motorcycles and trucks.
The winners for 2022 were:
Best of Show
1922 Ford model-T
1955 Jaguar XK-140 MC Roadster
1952 Chevy Suburban and matching trailer, 1st
1966 Ford Mustang, 2nd
2008 Ford "Bullitt" Mustang, 3rd
1955 Jaguar XK-140 MC Roadster, 1st
1963 Porsche 356B, 2nd
1972 BMW Baur Convertible, 3rd
1931 Ford Model-A Pickup, 1st
1923 Cadillac Fire Truck, 2nd
1980 Citroen "Acadian", 3rd
Custom, Modified, Hot Rod
1935 Chevy Coupe, 1st
1947 Ford Coupe, 2nd
1946 Ford Pickup, 3rd
2000 Harley Davidson Softail Deuce, 1st
1975 Kawasaki Z1B, 2nd
2007 Suzuki V-Strom 650
This year's beneficiaries are the SJI Family Resource Center, Family Umbrella Group, Mobile Dental Van (Medical Teams International), and Polio Plus.