Monthly Archives: May 2013

Club Honors WWII Veterans at Memorial Day Celebration

The Wakefield Rotary Club celebrated Memorial Day a little early this year by welcoming local WWII veterans Larry Kirby and Morley Piper to the club. Mr. Kirby was the featured speaker for the day as the club honored all members who have served in the military as well as the Peace Corps. Author of Stories [...]

2017-08-01T19:25:46+00:00 May 22nd, 2013|Wakefield Patch|

Jim Cobb Installed into Wakefield Rotary

The Wakefield Rotary Club is proud to welcome new member Jim Cobb. A native of Salem, MA Cobb is the Vice President and Branch Manager of Eastern Bank in Wakefield. “Jim is joining us already with a great background in serving, fundraising and Rotary,” noted Club President Amy Luckiewicz. “He already served with the Wilmington [...]

2013-05-08T21:29:59+00:00 May 8th, 2013|Announcements, Wakefield Patch|

Club Assists with Marathon Victims

The Wakefield Rotary Club recently partnered with The Wakefield Co-Operative Bank to support Boston Marathon victims. In late April, the club decided to match any donations made by individual members to the Co-op’s Marathon Victim Relief Fund. “On the day we announced the match, our club members donated $569 in just one day,” explained Rotary [...]

2017-08-01T19:25:07+00:00 May 7th, 2013|Uncategorized|

Child Safety Presentation

Child Safety Presentation 28 Wakefield parents and educators attended the child safety seminar this Monday night. Focused on empowering parents to protect their children from sexual abuse, the 2-hour event provided scenarios on how to talk to your children about touching safety, what to do if she or he discloses abuse, and practical matters on [...]

2017-08-01T19:33:25+00:00 May 7th, 2013|Uncategorized|

Prom Photos

Check out our photos from our Prom! Thanks to everyone who made it a success! Couple/Group Photos by Matt Wallace Photo Booth Photos Candids by Cynthia Wong Photography Candids by Lovely Valentine  

2017-08-01T19:33:44+00:00 May 3rd, 2013|Calendar Event, Events|

Club Supports School in the Dominican Republic

The Wakefield Rotary Club is happy to announce that it has sponsored a new school for young children in an impoverished area of the Dominican Republic. Specifically, the club has paid for $5,000 of new equipment La Escuela Cajuil, located in Macao, Dominican Republic. In partnership with the Rotary Club of Punta Cana-Bavaro, Dominican Rotarians [...]

2013-05-03T12:20:13+00:00 May 3rd, 2013|Announcements|

Wakefield Rotary Helps to End Polio Now

Wakefield Rotary Helps to End Polio Now A hallmark of The Rotary Foundation, the End Polio Now campaign to erradicate polio world-wide, is 99% complete with its mission. Only the second disease to be erradicated from the planet, polio continues to threaten Pakistan, Afghanistan and Nigeria. The Rotary Foundation has led the efforts to eradicate [...]

2017-08-01T19:34:03+00:00 May 3rd, 2013|Announcements|