Tag: Rotary International

Chrysalis House thanks Rotary for donation

Chrysalis House thanks Rotary for donation

| February 24, 2016 | 1 Comment

At its Feb. 11 luncheon meeting, the Rotary Club of Annapolis Foundation was thanked by the Chrysalis House (www.chrysalishouses.org) for financial support after the shelter suffered a flood from a broken pipe a year ago. The foundation granted $10,000 to purchase several new commercial kitchen appliances. From left, Randy Goff, club president, and Mimi Jones, […]

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Annapolis Rotary wants to give away money

Annapolis Rotary wants to give away money

| September 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

[do action=”fringe”/] The Rotary Club of Annapolis will accept grant applications from Sept. 15 until Dec. 31, 2015, to distribute the proceeds from its 70th annual Crab Feast held in August 2015. The Rotary Club of Annapolis has a long-standing tradition of commitment to the local community. Grant selection is done by a club committee […]

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Major General Linda Singh to address South County Rotary on August 27th

Major General Linda Singh to address South County Rotary on August 27th

| August 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Linda Singh, Adjutant General of Maryland will speak at the South County Rotary Club meeting at 7:30 AM on Thursday August 27 at the Killarney House in Davidsonville.  Major General Linda Singh, the first woman and the first African American to hold that post, will discuss leadership lessons learned as a one-time high school dropout, homeless during periods of […]

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Crabs, crabs, and more crabs this Friday

Crabs, crabs, and more crabs this Friday

| August 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Rotary Club of Annapolis is gearing up for its 70th annual Crab Feast scheduled for Friday, Aug. 7, 2015, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis.  This special event is a major fund-raiser which benefits local community and cultural organizations.   Crab Feast Information The 70th crab feast […]

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Rotary awards honor to Bruce Morgenstern

Rotary awards honor to Bruce Morgenstern

| June 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Rotary Club of Annapolis presented its Service Above Self award to Bruce Morgenstern of Annapolis at a meeting at the Annapolis Yacht Club recently. Mr. Morgenstern has devoted himself to volunteer activities in the community since retiring after 36 years as an engineer, quality manager and business management director at ARINC, using his career […]

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Quacks for Backpacks returns to Camp Letts on May 31st

Quacks for Backpacks returns to Camp Letts on May 31st

| May 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

Quacks for Backpacks returns to Camp Letts in Edgewater, on Sunday May 31.  Sponsored by the Rotary Club of South Anne Arundel County, this family-oriented event takes place from 12 -3 p.m., with proceeds benefitting the Bountiful Backpack Program.  Hunger in Anne Arundel County is unfortunately a grim reality for many needy children in the area.  Nutritious meals are provided at school; however […]

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BarBAYq goes greener

BarBAYq goes greener

| April 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

The barBAYq has endeavored to be green for several years, recycling “paper, plastics, glass, metal” thru the County’s recycling program.  The County has provided dumpsters and 55-gal containers at no cost to the Parole Rotary, and has helped in past years with signage.  Last year two 40-foot dumpsters were filled with material that was recycled instead of […]

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Rotary of South AA announces Lights of Kindness awards

Rotary of South AA announces Lights of Kindness awards

| December 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

In its 1st year, this new fundraising event organized by the Rotary Club of South Anne Arundel County and sponsored by Homestead Gardens, Merrill Lynch, and Killarney House concluded on Sunday September 7th at 3pm. Nineteen charities and their sponsoring organizations were represented in the Christmas Tree decorating competition which attracted thousands of visitors over four days […]

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Rotary and Homestead partner for Lights of Kindness

Rotary and Homestead partner for Lights of Kindness

| November 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Rotary Club of South Anne Arundel County presents the “Lights of Kindness” event, December 4 through 7th, 2014, in support of charities both locally and through the Rotary Foundation. The Rotary Foundation supports local programs such as the Bountiful Backpacks and the Dictionary Project, as well as international clean water initiatives, the Malawi Water […]

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Lights of Kindness

Lights of Kindness

| October 14, 2014 | 1 Comment

[do action=”schuh”/] The Rotary Club of South Anne Arundel County will present the “Lights of Kindness” event in support of charities both locally and through the Rotary Foundation. The Rotary Foundation supports local programs such as the Bountiful Backpacks and the Dictionary Project, as well as international clean water initiatives, the Malawi Water Project, educational […]

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Rotary partners with Sandler for polio eradication

Rotary partners with Sandler for polio eradication

| September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sales professionals, attorneys, financial advisors and others are encouraged to attend a Sandler Training seminar on Oct. 15 to increase their marketing, diplomacy, negotiating and sales skills; to motivate their staff; and improve their communication with clients. At the same time, participants can do good in the world with 100% of the event proceeds benefiting […]

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69th Annual Crab Feast scheduled for August 1st

69th Annual Crab Feast scheduled for August 1st

| July 4, 2014 | 2 Comments

Rotarians checking out the #1 crabs before the 69th annual Crab Feast sponsored by the Rotary Club of Annapolis are, from left, event Chairman David Lillefloren, Corporate Dining Chairman Pamela Urnowey, and event Co-Chairman Jim Campbell. The World’s Largest Crab Feast is from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 1, at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial […]

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Annapolis Rotary to sponsor Patriot Tournament (June 9, 2014)

Annapolis Rotary to sponsor Patriot Tournament (June 9, 2014)

| May 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Register today for the Annapolis Rotary Club’s Patriots Tournament at The Lakes course at Queenstown Harbor on June 9. The golf event benefits Warrior Events, the Connected Warrior Foundation, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, the Partnership for Housing Foundation, the Kevin E. Reichardt Foundation and Rotary Club of Annapolis Foundation. This is a fun event different […]

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Naptown barBAYq a smokin’ success

Naptown barBAYq a smokin’ success

| May 4, 2014 | 1 Comment

The 4th Annual naptown barBAYq was (well, it still is) a smoking success.  More than 60 competitors entered the competition to run away with plenty of prize money and trophies. But it was not all about the competition. More than 10,000 area people took advantage of a spectacular Saturday to taste the wonderful beef, chicken […]

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Parole Rotary donates $40,000 to Phoenix Academy

Parole Rotary donates $40,000 to Phoenix Academy

| April 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Parole (Annapolis) Rotary Club Foundation has made a $40,000 grant to the Phoenix Academy.  This grant is to be used specifically for the construction of a greenhouse associated with its Rise Up Farm initiative, which is an innovative educational program.  With proceeds from fundraising activities, such as the Naptown barBAYq Contest and Music Festival, […]

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That’s a lot of crabs! Rotary announces grants.

That’s a lot of crabs! Rotary announces grants.

| April 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Rotary Club of Annapolis has announced grants totaling $71,200 from the net proceeds of the August 2013 World’s Largest Crab Feast. The club received requests from 72 non-profits for nearly $186,000. It was able to fund 38 of the requests, says Elaine Shanley, past club president and grants committee chairman, of Annapolis. Most of […]

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Annapolis resident named Rotary Peace Fellow

Annapolis resident named Rotary Peace Fellow

| March 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Rotary Club of Annapolis announces thatEmily Willard of Annapolis has been named as one of 100 Rotary Peace Fellows to study peace building and conflict resolution.  The program was created as part of Rotary’s ongoing effort to promote greater tolerance and cooperation among people worldwide. The fellowship is a globally competitive and prestigious award, according to Kathleen O’ Brien, […]

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Rotary Scholarships Available For Graduating Seniors

Rotary Scholarships Available For Graduating Seniors

| January 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Rotary Club of Annapolis is accepting scholarship applications from graduating seniors attending Annapolis high schools, including home-schooled students. Up to four cash scholarship awards of $1,000 each are available to area students who plan to attend an accredited college or university and who have demonstrated a commitment to community services. Relatives of Rotary members […]

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Annapolis Rotary To Sponsor Patriots Golf Touney

Annapolis Rotary To Sponsor Patriots Golf Touney

| January 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Register today for the Annapolis Rotary Club’s Patriots Tournament at The Lakes course at Queenstown Harbor on June 9. Only 72 spaces are available for the golf event benefiting Warrior Events, the Connected Warrior Foundation, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, the Partnership for Housing Foundation, the Kevin E. Reichardt Foundation and Rotary Club of Annapolis Foundation. […]

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Annapolis Rotary Gala Planning Underway

Annapolis Rotary Gala Planning Underway

| January 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Assigning seats at the Annapolis Rotary Club’s 11th annual Black Tie and Diamonds Gala are, from left, Molly Knipe, executive director, YWCA of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County, and gala Co-Chairmen Dave Carter and Terry Douglas. The event starts at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 1, at the Loews Annapolis Hotel, 126 West St., with cocktail […]

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Deadline Approaching For Rotary Grants

Deadline Approaching For Rotary Grants

| December 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Dec. 31 is the deadline for community groups to apply for grants from the Annapolis Rotary Club for proceeds from the 68th annual crab feast held in August 2013. The Rotary Club of Annapolis has a long-standing tradition of commitment to the local community. Grant selection is done by a club committee which changes each […]

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Pancake Breakfast With Santa

Pancake Breakfast With Santa

| December 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

A pancake breakfast with a visit from Santa will be held from 8:00am – 10:00AM, Saturday, December 14th at Applebees Neighborhood Grill & Bar in Annapolis. Adults: $8, Kids: $5. The breakfast will benefit the Annapolis Evening Rotary Club and the Hillsmere Elementary PTA.  Tickets are available now and at the door.  For more information, call […]

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