By William R. Neagus

ISBN-10: 1681392631

ISBN-13: 9781681392639

this is often the tale of Joseph A. Voves, a impressive guy of selection. regardless of insurmountable demanding situations in his lifestyles, Joe has continuously been made up our minds to prevail and to thrive. becoming up the son of an trouble-free tuition vital in rural Czechoslovakia, he lived throughout the Nazi profession of his fatherland, narrowly escaped from the Communist mystery police following international conflict II, grew to become stateless, snuck into France illegally, then amazingly spent 4 years operating for Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie because the normal supervisor of the Ethiopian resort Co.

Finally getting his access visa into the us with his ally, one other Czech named Alois Hacaj, Joe determined to make his immigration an experience. With Alois, he traveled throughout Equatorial Africa by way of Jeep in the course of a time while local Africans have been commencing to struggle for independence from their eu colonial masters.
Arriving within the usa in 1959, he speedy adjusted to lifestyles within the nation he loves. The multilingual Joe first grew to become the maître d of 1 of the best eating places in Westchester County, N.Y. It used to be there that he met Myra Marchak, his American spouse whom he has been married to given that 1963. besides the fact that, consistently decided to be triumphant even additional, he observed a requirement and co-founded what grew to become the most important provider of metric nuts, bolts and different measuring units within the United States.
But Joe wasn’t simply made up our minds that he and his kinfolk be successful. He additionally desired to support others, so an important a part of his lifestyles has been his club in Rotary foreign, a 1.6 million-member civic association whose motto is carrier Above Self. As a member of Rotary, Joe has in my view helped millions of individuals whose situations made their skill to thrive questionable. along with his choice, they enhanced their possibilities for a greater life.

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