January 8, 2011

About Our Club

The Rotary Club of Wall Street New York was chartered on January 29, 2010, and then re-chartered itself as an E-Club in 2018.

We are proud of our history & accomplishments and look forward to joining future Rotarians from around the world to make a difference in our global community.

2016 – 17

  • Susanne Gellert, RCWS Charter President, appointed by Rotary International President as Primary Representative to the United Nations Network
  • Hosted two Rotary Scholars – Ayane & Tara
  • Hosted Polio Plus Fundraiser
  • Supported a recently resettled refugee family with Catholic Charities Refugee Resettlement
  • Raised funds for Gift of Life Romania Grant

2015 – 16

  • Film Screening Fundraiser – Made in Ayiti
  • First Area 5 BBQ Event
  • Partnered with Metro to donate a van to Bowery Mission
  • Hosted Mayor William Bell of Birmingham, Alabama at club meeting

2014 – 15

  • Members begin volunteering at Entrepreneurship Camp in Haiti
  • Sponsored a Shelter Box to Nepal
  • Susanne Gellert, RCWS Charter President, appointed as a Rotary Representative to the United Nations
  • District 7230 Brooklyn Bridge Walk

2013 – 14

  • Assembled Urban Shelter Kits
  • Outreach Food packing District event
  • Film Screening Fundraiser – A Place at the Table
  • First Guest Bartending event for Gift of Life
  • Books for Kids book drive & donation
  • Hosted Rotary Scholar – Naoko

2012 – 13

  • Hurricane Sandy Relief
  • Club Foundation formed
  • Film Screening Fundraiser – 16 Acres
  • Sponsored Gift of Life Child, Dea
  • Wine to Fresh Water fundraiser
  • Hosted Rotary Scholar – Hiromichi

2011 – 12

  • Sponsored Rotary Peace Fellow, Lucia Alcantara
  • Members started achieving PHF Status in 2011
  • Sponsored Gift of Life Child, Richard
  • Sponsored a Shelter Box to Japan
  • Film Screening Fundraiser – Striking a Chord

2010 – 11

  • Hosted event for RI President Ray Klinginsmith
  • Lighting of the NY Stock Exchange
  • Film Screening Fundraiser – REDLIGHT
  • Hosted Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar – Nico

2009 – 10

  • Started Coalition for the Homeless Food Van service
  • First Nazareth Housing Holiday Party
  • First Film Screening Fundraiser – Water First, film by Amy Hart
  • Club Chartered January 2010