Capital Rotary Speaker Details Hospice Support

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Aug 052017
 

Capital Rotary program committee members Philip Flynn (left) and Mike Montgomery welcome
guest speaker Elisa Strickler to the club’s Aug. 2 breakfast meeting. Strickler, who holds a
Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the University of South Carolina, is the Hospice
and Palliative Care Foundation’s grants and programs specialist. She explained how the
foundation provides finance, education, technology and bereavement support to patients and
families facing terminal illness. Since its founding in Spartanburg in 2000, the foundation has
grown to serve and enhance the quality of life for hundreds of families in every county of South
Carolina.

Installation of Officers for Rotary Club of Cheraw

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Aug 012017
 

Installation of Officers for Rotary Club of Cheraw

On June 29, new officers were installed at the Rotary Club of Cheraw.
President Stephen Fowler presided.  New officers include  A. L. Hough-Everage, President; Trae Michael, President-Elect; Mark Ingram, Secretary;  Kevin Light, Treasurer; Gregory Sanderson, Sergeant-At-Arms; Sherrie Chapman, Membership Chair; Kim Williamson, Club Foundation Chair; Dave Webb, Club Administration Chair; Franklin Hendley, Assistant Secretary/Treasurer; Jane Pigg, Public Relations Team Leader ; and, Mel West, Community Service/Fundraising Team Leader.

Thank you!

Spring Valley Rotarian of the Year

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Jul 222017
 

The Rotary Club of Spring Valley is pleased to announce that Stevie Johnson was selected the 2017 Rotarian of the Year.  Club president Wendy Fuess presented the award at the club’s annual meeting on Thursday, June 15. Johnson joined Rotary in 2013.  She currently serves on the board of the Spring Valley Rotary club as the President-Elect and Community Services Director responsible for overseeing the club’s community service programs. She is a Rotary Foundation sustaining member and a Paul Harris fellow.

“Stevie took on multiple roles and stepped in wherever and whenever needed this past year and has made significant contributions to our club and to our community. She exemplifies Rotary’s motto of Service Above Self,” said Fuess. She previously served as club secretary and is the club’s primary liaison to the USC Rotaract Club. Rotaract (which stands for Rotary in Action) is a Rotary-sponsored service club for young men and women ages 18 to 30. 

Johnson is a portfolio manager serving homeowner associations and managing on-site staffs with Southern Community Services. She and her husband Johnny reside in Northeast Columbia and have two grown children Christopher and Patrick. She is also active with the Spring Valley Presbyterian Church community.

Founded in 1978, the Rotary Club of Spring Valley has 110 members dedicated to service above self.  Rotary is the world’s oldest service organization (founded in 1905) and is one of the largest global humanitarian service organizations. To learn more about membership, visit www.springvalleyrotary.com or contact Sharleen Craig at (803) 917-0053 or by email at sharleen4homes.com for more information. The club meets for an excellent buffet lunch and program every Thursday from 1 to 2 p.m. in the Grand Hall of Northeast Presbyterian Church located at 601 Polo Road.

2017 Rotarian of the Year Stevie Johnson

Rotary Club of Beaufort Guest Speaker

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Jul 142017
 

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Karen Warner (center) had the dual distinction of being the presenter at the July 12th Rotary Club of Beaufort luncheon meeting, where she discussed Beaufort’s Digital Corridor.  Additionally, she was inducted as the Club’s newest member.  With Karen are (left) Rotary Club of Beaufort President Suzi Oliver and (right) Rotarian Nick Hunt, who sponsored and introduced Karen.  

2017 Columbia Capital Rotarian of the Year Recognized

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Jun 292017
 
Capital Rotary president Tommy Gibbons awards the 2017 Rotarian of the Year plaque to treasurer Craig Lemrow (left) in recognition of his dedication and loyal devotion to the ideals of “Service Above Self.”  A former Rotarian in Lexington, Lemrow joined the Capital club in 2014.  He’s previously been recognized for multiple contributions to The Rotary Foundation, an international charitable fund that supports programs for world understanding and peace. Craig Lemrow Columbia Capital Rotarian of the Year

Student of the Month

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Jun 272017
 
On Wednesday, June 14th, Jais Ward a 5th grader fromHarbison West Elementary was recognized for being the Rotary Club of Lake Murray-Irmo Student of the Month. She was present with her grandfather, as well as, her principal Mr. Ed Davis.  This young lady is well on her way to great things!

News from Cheraw Rotary Club

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Jun 132017
 
June 13, 2017
Mark your calendars: Representatives from Dillon’s Inland Port will be speaking on Wednesday, June 14 at the Cheraw Rotary Club at Country Kitchen. We encourage our community to come hear about this exciting expansion at 1:00 p.m.Grab a plate ($9.50) and bring a friend.unnamed

Moncks Corner Rotary Speakers in June

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Jun 132017
 

The Rotary Club of Moncks Corner welcomes the following guest speakers during the month of June:

 

June 1st – Cpl. Kimber Gist, Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office

June 8th – Angela Williams, Local Author

June 15th – Rotary Day

June 22nd – George Druyos, Executive Director, Berkeley Habitat for Humanity

June 29th – No Lunch Meeting – Installation of Officers 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.

 

The Rotary Club of Moncks Corner meets every Thursday, 12:30pm at Gilligan’s Restaurant in Moncks Corner. 

Cayce-West Columbia Rotary recognizes 3 local students with $1500.00 Scholarships

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Jun 132017
 

(Cayce) The Cayce-West Columbia (CWC) Rotary Club recognized 3 outstanding local high school students with $1500.00 scholarships each at their club Tuesday lunch meeting.

The students competed at their respective high schools and were selected among a distinguished group of applicants. The selected students all represent academic excellence, involvement in extracurricular activities and most importantly the Rotary’s motto of “Service above Self.”

The recipients of the CWC Rotary Scholarships for 2017 are:  Miss Kellie Wooten of Airport High School who plans to attends the University of SC/Aiken, Mr. Robert Frederick of Swansea High School who plans to attend Clemson University and Mr. Zion Carroway of Brookland-Cayce High School who plans to attend Furman University.

Monthly, the CWC Rotary Club recognized high school Students of the Month for their scholarship, leadership, sportsmanship and for their community service. The club provides four $1500.00 scholarships a year for local students as part of the club’s service to the community.

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Image attached: Mr. Robert Frederick, Swansea High School; Mr. Neil Stalker, Rotary Scholarship Chair; Mr. Keith Finley, Rotary Club President; Miss Kellie Wooten, Airport High School and Mr. Zion Carroway, Brookland Cayce High School

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The Cayce-West Columbia (CWC) Rotary has been serving the community since 1962. CWC Rotary meets Tuesdays for Lunch from 1:00 -2:00pm at the Brookland Baptist Church Conference Center, West Columbia. The mission of the CWC Rotary is to provide service to others, promote integrity and advance understanding, goodwill and peace through it fellowship of community leaders. Please visit the CWC Rotary Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/CWCrotary/ for additional information or to inquire about being a lunch guest at an upcoming meeting.

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