Jan 242017
 

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Please join Lagunitas Brewing Company for a Non-Profit Networking Mixer! Come meet our Community Giving and On-site Events team to learn more about how your Nonprofit can benefit from our Product Donation Program and utilize the two nonprofit spaces available for fundraisers at our new Taproom in Charleston!

EVENT DETAILS:

  • 3rd Floor Loft at Lagunitas TapRoom
    161 E Bay St
    Charleston, SC 29401
  • 4:20 pm Welcome, Mingle & Munchies
  • 4:40pm Presentation & Questions

Space is limited. Please rsvp only two guests per nonprofit.

We expect to reach capacity before the deadline of Monday, February 13, 2017, so don’t wait to RSVP.

Dec 212016
 

The Walterboro Rotary Club donated Christmas toys to 28 children at Forest Hills Elementary. Wednesday, December 14, 2016, Walterboro Rotary in partnership with the schools Angel Tree program helped make sure dozens of needy children’s Christmas were a bit brighter.

This year’s Angel Tree had over 70 names, and thanks to the hard work of the people at Forest Hill and Cindy Riley these kids will get a merry Christmas. We couldn’t help our community without the support of our great community. Thanks to Walterboro Rotary successful Ireland Creek Bridge Run and a matching grant from Rotary International it was possible to spread the Christmas cheer.

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Dec 122016
 
The Rotary Club of Bluffton donates to Matthew Effort
The Rotary Club of Bluffton donated $5000 to Bluffton Self Help to aid in their Hurricane Matthew efforts in the wake of the storm disaster crippling area residents.
The Rotary Club of Bluffton is a non for profit organization that is a part of Rotary International serving communities around the world.  The club serves the greater Bluffton area and supports global initiatives.
Pictured are Bluffton Self Help representative, Gwen Chambers and Bluffton Rotarian President, Michael Putich of Robinson and Grant.
For more information, please contact them at blufftonrotary.org
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Dec 122016
 

This weeks Rotary Club of Little River Food Drive which has been expanded to include many new areas,was a great success as 3847 pounds of food were collected to be distributed to needy families in our community. Thanks to all involved for contributing to make this Holiday Season more enjoyable for all our neighbors.

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Dec 052016
 

The Hartsville Rotary Club completed two service projects for the Christmas Season. They hosted a pizza party for the Darlington County Foster Children which included a surprise visit from Santa.  They also Rang the Bell for the Salvation Army, competing with Kiwanis for total amount raised!

 

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Oct 242016
 
The staff at Lee Funeral Home and Crematory in Little River and volunteers from the Rotary Club of Little River load a truck with emergency supplies destined for the devasted town of Nichols, SC.  The supplies will be delivered to the Harvest Church in Green Sea, SC which is a distribution center for Nichols and the surrounding area.
The folks at Lee Funeral Home organized the drive and asked the Rotary Club to help.  As there is no Rotary presence in Nichols, it seemed natural for Rotary to get involved and lend its presence.  Rotary provided goods and services, volunteers and added financial support to the effort.  Many, many folks in our community donated to this cause.
The drive continues.  School supplies are also needed.  Contact the Rotary Club of Little River for information.
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Oct 242016
 
Rotary Club of Little River President Dana Black-Bolch presents checking the amount of $2055 to Lucille Serok of the Help4Kids organization.

Rotary Club of Little River President Dana Black-Bolch and Past District Governor Craig Hill present donation of $1000.00 to Athletic Director of Coastal Carolina University Matt Hogue. Mr.Hogue was the guest speaker at the Oct. 19th meeting.

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Sep 142016
 

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The Bluffton Rotary Club is working on an international project to bring clean water to the community of Miramar, Peru. The community consists of 2,800 people who make up 700 families. The current water source is contaminated causing diarrheal illness, cholera and malaria. These illnesses prevent the people of the community from attending school or work.

The contaminated water is a primary factor perpetuating the continuous cycle of poverty and illness plaguing this community. A housewife from the community expressed it best by saying “a healthy person can function in all respects, but when we are sick we cannot perform our activities. We pay for water that is not purified and we must spend additional funds on gas to boil the water. We know that water is contaminated, but there are things we still do not know and would like to learn to care for our health.”

For those of us who live here on the beautiful pristine May River it is hard to image the life of the people of Miramar. The Bluffton Rotary Club saw the need and committed to making a difference in Miramar. Earlier this year, we completed the process of applying for and receiving a grant from Rotary International to fund a portion of the project and the work, much of it done by the local people in the community of Miramar, now well underway with an expected completion date of early fall. However, our work is not done. We still need to raise the remaining funds to complete this project and we need your help. Please join us on September 24th at the Oyster Factory Park from 10:00am to 1:00pm for a fun day as we Walk for Water to raise money to finalize the funds needed for this project.

People in third world countries typically have to walk 3.5 miles to get water – water that we would not consider drinking. For our walk, we will begin at the Oyster Factory Park on Wharf Street in Bluffton, walk 1 mile, fill up a bucket of water, then return a mile to the May River at the Oyster Factory Park for awards, refreshments and entertainment.

Registration to walk is $10 for adult, $5 for children 10 – 17 and free for children under 10. Or you may choose to form your own team. For registration details or questions, please contact our event coordinator, Mary O’Neill via email at MaryAOneill6@aol.com.

If you cannot walk, we would be more than happy to take a small donation. Please save the date – September 24, from 10:00am – 1:00pm for our Walk for Water!

Remember: we live in the beautiful town of Bluffton, SC and know firsthand the importance of clean water.  We all work to protect our very own May River.  I hope you will walk to raise the necessary funding for the Bluffton Rotary’s project in Peru.  We walk to raise awareness of the importance of clean water not only at home but worldwide. We walk for water!

Click below to download the application.

Walk for Water appeal

Hold Harmless 2016 Rotary Walk for Water

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