Rochester Rotary Club Seeks High School Student Nominations for Rotary Youth Exchange Program 

Rochester Rotary, a member club of Rotary International, a worldwide organization of business and professional leaders that provides humanitarian service and encourages high ethical standards in all vocations, announces the club is seeking to sponsor a Rochester-area high school student for the Rotary Youth Exchange Program for the 2016-2017 school year. The Youth Exchange Program allows students from around the world to spend an entire school year in a foreign country and focuses on full … [Read more...]

Rochester Rotary Hosting Annual Poinsettia Sale 

Holiday plants for sale now thru November 10 to raise funds for numerous charities Rochester Rotary, a member club of Rotary International, a worldwide organization of business and professional leaders that provides humanitarian service and encourages high ethical standards in all vocations, announces its annual poinsettia sale is underway. All proceeds are distributed to numerous charities while celebrating the upcoming holiday season. “Poinsettia sales are a great way to kick off the … [Read more...]

Rochester Rotary Announces Polio Awareness Walk on Oct. 24

Michigan roots of polio eradication run deep in Rochester and Ann Arbor Rochester Rotary, a member club of Rotary International, a worldwide organization of business, professional and community leaders that provides humanitarian service and encourages high ethical standards in all vocations, will host a community gathering and polio awareness walk to reflect on the Rochester community’s historical role in helping to eradicate polio world-wide when the Rotary International polio flame comes to … [Read more...]

Rochester Rotary Announces “Rotary Night Out” at Rochester Tap Room

Rochester Rotary, a member club of Rotary International, invites prospective members to learn more about the club at a business networking event scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 24 from 6 to 8 p. m. at the Rochester Tap Room, located at 6870 Rochester Road in the Papa Joe’s Plaza. “Rochester Rotary has a reputation throughout SE Michigan as being one of the region’s most active and dynamic clubs,’ Alan McLellan, Rochester Rotary president said. “To keep our membership vital, we are always … [Read more...]

Rochester Rotary Invites Oakland University Students to Put “Service Above Self” by Joining Rotaract

OU students encouraged to learn more about Rotaract at GrizzFest on Thursday, Sept. 10  Rochester Rotary, a member club of Rotary International, a worldwide organization of business and professional leaders that provides humanitarian service and encourages high ethical standards in all vocations, invites college students ages 18-30 from Oakland University (OU) to join Rotaract, Rotary International’s service club for young adults. OU’s Rotoract Club will be participating in GrizzFest, an … [Read more...]

Rochester Rotary Provides Service Dog to Oakland County Veteran

Rochester Rotary, a member club of Rotary International, a worldwide organization of business and professional leaders that provides humanitarian service and encourages high ethical standards in all vocations, is pleased to announce it has matched an Oakland County veteran with a service dog from the Guardian Angels Medical Service Dogs, Inc., which provides service dogs to those with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), diabetes, autism, seizures, hearing impairment, and mobility … [Read more...]

Rochester Rotary Announces New Officers

Rochester Rotary, a member club of Rotary International, a worldwide organization of business and professional leaders that provides humanitarian service and encourages high ethical standards in all vocations, announces the appointment of a new president and board members for the 2015-2016 year. Rochester business owner, Alan McLellan, was appointed the club’s new president for the coming Rotary year that began on July 1; departing president is Rhonda Panczyk, who will remain on the board … [Read more...]

Rochester Rotary to Host Annual Golf Outing and ‘The Great Golf Ball Drop’

Event raises money for local and global charity efforts through Rochester Rotary Charities; sponsorships still available Rochester Rotary, a member club of Rotary International, a worldwide organization of business and professional leaders that provides humanitarian service and encourages high ethical standards in all vocations, announces the club will host its annual golf outing on Monday, August 17 at Pine Trace Golf Club in Rochester Hills. The club’s traditional ‘Great Golf Ball Drop’ will … [Read more...]

Rochester Rotary Announces Corporate Membership Policy for Executives

Rochester Rotary, a member club of Rotary International, a worldwide organization of business and professional leaders that provides humanitarian service and encourages high ethical standards in all vocations, announces the availability of a new corporate membership policy designed for executives not able to meet the regular meeting commitments of the organization. The announcement was made by Rochester Rotary President and incoming Rotary Assistant District Governor, Rhonda Panczyk via press … [Read more...]

Special Guest L. Brooks Patterson Receives a Paul Harris Fellow from Rochester Rotarian Russ Shelton

Rochester Rotary, a member club of Rotary International, a worldwide organization of business and professional leaders that provides humanitarian service and encourages high ethical standards in all vocations, awarded Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson a Paul Harris Fellow on behalf of Rochester Rotarian Russ Shelton. The Paul Harris Fellow acknowledges individuals who either contribute $1,000 or who have a $1,000 contribution made in their name to The Rotary Foundation of Rotary … [Read more...]