Thanks to all who came out to help with Nazareth Housing’s annual holiday party! A great time was had by all, serving dinner, helping Santa hand out gifts and making take-home crafts with the kiddos. This was RCWS’s 7th year attending this party, and we’re grateful for the opportunity to serve our NYC neighbors through this event!
Don’t forget to sign up for our final meeting of the year – a social fundraiser to benefit a primary school in St. Maarten damaged by Hurricane Irma. Tickets include light hors d’oeuvres and two drinks!
Check out this piece from RI friend Unicef USA on how we’re working to eliminate polio!
Come on out to spend some fellowship time with fellow Area 5 Rotarians and to support Bridges to Prosperity, an organization helping those who live in poverty in isolated locations! The event will take place on Saturday, September 16, 12PM at Riverside Park. Tickets can be purchased at this link. See you there!
Save the date for a night out with our friends at the Harlem Rotary Club. On May 5th they’re celebrating their 50th birthday with a night of casino games, live entertainment, a silent auction and more! Proceeds will help support projects of the Harlem Rotary Club. Tickets on sale now!
Don’t forget to grab your tickets for this year’s District 7230 Conference! This event will be held at the Tarrytown House Estate on April 8th from 8:30 AM to 9:00 PM. Join in the fellowship with fellow 7230-ers as well as discussions about district business, awards, ideas & inspiration, an optional dinner and a showcase of successful service projects. See you there!
Director of Gift of Life International, Fredlee Ann Kaplan recently visited our club. She gave us the great news that Natasha, pictured here, was recently treated in a Ugandan facility supported by the Rotary Club of Wall Street! Thanks for the update and for sharing Natasha’s infectious smile!
Interested in supporting organizations like Gift of Life by becoming a member of Rotary? Check out our membership information here!
Do you love Italian food and Rotary fellowship? Then join us for a dinner social next week, March 15th at Da Claudio NYC – Ristorante e Salumeria. Please sign up ASAP so we have an accurate headcount. Ci vediamo lì!
Rotary International has a longstanding relationship with the United Nations. Join Susanne Gellert, RCWS Charter President and Primary Rotary Representative to the UN, to learn more! Meeting will be held Wednesday, February 15th at 6:00 PM at LMHQ. Free for members, $25 for guests, get your tickets here. See you there!
Happy Holiday Season from the RCWS
Wishing you and your clubs a very safe, productive and service-filled 2017! We hope to see you at one of our many upcoming service or fellowship events. Check out our calendar for more info!