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Bill Berck: Still helping others after years as superintendent

Original post made on Dec 17, 2007

It's hard to recall all the schools and organizations former Pleasanton School Superintendent Bill Berck has served, but he's not done yet. In fact, at age 76, Berck tells us he's just starting. Tomorrow night, he leaves on a red eye for Honduras with eight others from the city's Downtown Rotary Club to deliver 80 wheelchairs. Downtown Rotary has now delivered more than 2,500 wheelchairs to Mexico and Central America.

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Posted by Evelyn Borner
a resident of another community
on Dec 17, 2007 at 9:44 pm

Recently I had the opportunity to meet Bill on the cruise ship Pride of Aloha. I partnered him at bridge and found him to be a very good player and all round 'nice guy'. Unfortunately I live in Australia so meeting him again seems rather hard. If only .......