The Myrtle Beach Rotary Club inducted Michael Johnson, General Manager/VP of Myrtle Beach Communications. His classification is Communications. His sponsor on the right is George “Sandy” Sanderson. His classification is Furniture.
The St. George Rotary Club is pleased to announce its new officers for the 2017-18 year:
Cayce-West Columbia Rotary Making a difference in our Community
Great thing are happening at the Cayce West Columbia Rotary Club from honoring and recognizing our wonderful students of the months, to our yard sale for students scholarships, to our stuffed animals’ donations to Happy Wheels and purchasing brand new shoes this past Saturday for 3rd and 4th graders with our Happy Feet project! Service above self while making a difference in our community. Join us one Tuesday and see what all the fun is about!
Cayce West Columbia Rotary
Brookland Baptist Church Banquet & Conference Center
1066 Sunset Blvd.
West Columbia, SC 29169
Meets Tuesdays at Lunch 1:00pm -2:00pm
The Rotary Club of Carolina Forest Sunrise supported the “Rotary has Heart ” program by collecting and delivering bags of canned goods to Churches Assisting People (CAP) in Conway. Pictured above : Darla Domke-Damonte (left)director of services of the Rotary Club of Carolina Forest Sunrise and Gail LaSalle(right)Executive Director of the CAP Center.
Ray Winters(left), District 3 Horry County School Board Member and Rotarian Carlos Scheer(right) are pictured above. Winters was a very interesting guest speaker at the Rotary Club of Carolina Forest Sunrise recently and reported on a number of items including progress on the Ten Oaks Middle School, the first of five new schools in the county. An open house of the new school will be announced soon.Winters , an attorney, has a blog, www.horrycountyschools.net,,or may be contacted at raywinters@horrycountyschools.
The Rotary Club of Columbia East celebrated Valentine’s Day with a special Valentine’s Day luncheon on Tuesday, February 14th. Members were invited to bring their spouses and all in attendance were treated to a fantastic lunch provided by Seawell’s Catering. Spouses were presented with roses by the club and following the meal, entertainment was provided by “Make Mine a Double” barbershop quartet.
3rd Annual Spirit of Giving held Jan. 26th at The Parsons Table 4305 McCorsley Ave.,Little River. The event was a huge success thanks to all our friends and neighbors who came out to support what we are doing in our community. Special thanks to our own members who worked hard to make it all come together.
Pictured are Little River Club President Dana Black-Bolch and her husband Mike Bolch and District 7770 Governor Sandee Brooks and her husband Mike Brooks.
Rotary Club of Carolina Forest Sunrise president Kevin Kristick (left) stands with new member
Ernie Turnes (right) in front of Paul Harris Society Charter Member banner. President Kristick
Is describing the Rotary careers of service of these special Charter members. The club continues the tradition of 100% Annual Giving and Every Rotarian Every Year since its chartering in 2003. The eight members of the PHF Society are also Club Charter members.
Coastal Carolina University Rotaract club installs new officers, 2017-18. (left to right) Margaret Head, President; Skyler Burgess,Public Image,Director;Jennifer Sheprow, Treasurer;Lovenia Williams,Vice President;Griffin Amberson,Secretary; Lucia Zats,public Image, assistant Director. The Club is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Carolina Forest Sunrise, and is the premier club chartered in Rotary International District 7770, which includes 80 Rotary Clubs in the midlands and coastal areas of South Carolina. The Rotaract club inducted 19 new members at this same club meeting, and also acknowledged the successful leadership of retiring club officers.
Consistent with the theme of ” A LITTLE ROTARY AND A LOT OF FUN” first espoused by the late J. Lambert ” Lambo ” Schwartz, past director of Rotary International, the Rotary Club of Carolina Forest Sunrise established the “member classification of Bob”, which was acknowledged at a recent club meeting. Pictured above (left to right) are members: Bob Squatriglia,Bob White and Bob Lepore. Each is a long -time Rotarian with a unique background and membership linked through the practice of “sharing Rotary” through sponsorship. Bob White, a Rotarian of 50 years, is a retired public school superintendent who upon retirement and relocation from New Jersey,later became the Charter President of the Rotary Club of Carolina Forest Sunrise. Bob Squatriglia, a Rotarian of 39 years, was later sponsored by Bob White as he transferred membership from the Rotary Club of Conway. Squatriglia, in turn, sponsored Bob Lepore, a Rotarian of 23 years, who relocated from the Rotary Club of Brick (NJ). The three Bob’s total 132+ years of Rotary service.Squatriglia is Vice President Emeritus of Student Affairs,Coastal Carolina University, and Lepore is franchise owner of Fire House Subs and is a retired firefighter. The Rotary Club of Carolina Forest Sunrise meets each Wednesday at 7:00 am in Beef OBrady’s,located in the Carolina Forest Kroger Mall. Visitors are always invited to attend and enjoy a free breakfast while learning about service opportunities in our community.