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Polar Plunge 2014

Wakefield Rotary Pledges to Raise $30,000 to Erradicate Polio...With a Little Help End Polio Now Last year, the Wakefield Rotary Club raised $5,432. At just $0.60 per vaccine, that translated into 9,053 vaccines. With a team of 6 plungers that number was twice the amount raised in 2012. With Bill and Melinda Gate's [...]

2017-08-01T19:27:04+00:00 September 22nd, 2013|Announcements|

Club Donates to the Food Pantry and K-9 Fund

The Rotary Club of Wakefield is happy to announce two donations to the local Wakefield community. The club received a request for financial assistance from the Interfaith Food Pantry for some logistical equipment, and the club responded with a $500 donation. Interfaith Food Pantry Board member Judy Gordon was on hand to receive the donation. [...]

2017-08-01T19:27:11+00:00 August 14th, 2013|Announcements, Wakefield Patch|

NEW Officers and Directors Installed

Our club's 2013-14 Officers and Directors were installed at our annual event on June 13th. Paul Harris Fellowship Awards were presented to Rev. Rich Weisebach and out-going President Amy Luckiewicz. Family of Rotary Awards went to HeeWon Livingstone, Tom Gordon, Sue Luckiewicz, and Ed Luckiewicz. The Club's Service Award was given to Tom Stapleton, Judy [...]

2013-07-24T18:28:35+00:00 July 24th, 2013|Announcements|

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 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|

New York/New Jersey Relief Effort

Help needed! Wakefield Rotarian Jennifer Black is headed to NY/NJ to deliver relief items to local social workers. Do you have any winter items you can donate? You can drop them off to Suzanne at Holiday Travel (402 Main Street, Wakefield). Our club is also financially supporting the District's efforts for monetary relief. This is a call [...]

2012-11-08T15:44:32+00:00 November 8th, 2012|Announcements|