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Club Announces Fathers Day Fishing Derby

The Wakefield Rotary Club is proud to sponsor this youth and family event. Youth are encouraged to join us for a fun-filled morning at the lake with friends, family and community! Registration open 8:00am-9:30am at the Lower Common Registration is required to compete. Bait will be provided at registration while supplies last. Trophies for largest [...]

2019-10-09T10:45:13-04:00April 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|

Club to Host Food Drive March 9th

The Wakefield Rotary Club will host its annual food drive at Shaws on Water Street on Saturday, March 9th from 9:00am-12:00pm. Rotarians will be on hand to provide lists of most needed items. In addition, key items will be marked within the store. Wakefield Rotarian Judy Gordon commented, “We really hope for a good turn-out. [...]

2019-10-09T10:45:26-04:00February 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Club donates $400 to California Fire Relief

Photo credit, Jeff Head via Flickr The Wakefield Rotary Club recently donated $400 to support California fire relief efforts. The funds were collected during their holiday meeting in December from members, guests, friends and family in attendance. Funds were sent to the Rotary District 5130 (California) Fire Relief Fund. The mission of the Rotary [...]

2019-10-09T10:45:45-04:00January 2nd, 2019|Uncategorized|

Club of Announces Installation of Officers and Directors for 2018-2019

The Wakefield Rotary Club recently installed its new officers and directors at an event held at the Four Points by Sheraton. In accordance with its by-laws, the service club elects new leadership annually. The club’s 2018-19 Board of Directors include: Kathy Boyle, Catherine Dhingra, Viki Johnson, Paul Adams, Gene Mullen, Judy Gordon, and Immediate Past [...]

2019-01-02T10:37:52-04:00June 28th, 2018|Uncategorized|

We’re Moving!

The Wakefield Rotary Club will be moving its weekly meeting location to Brightview Wakefield effective Tuesday, June 12th. Wakefield Rotary’s new home at 21 Crescent Street will provide a central location for its weekly Tuesday lunch meetings. This ADA-compliant location also provides parking for participants. Club President Mario Portillo added, “The Wakefield Rotary Club really [...]

2018-08-07T16:50:38-04:00May 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Wakefield Rotary Club Receives International Recognition

The Wakefield Rotary Club has been awarded the Rotary International Presidential Citation for its local and international service during the 2016-17 Rotary year. The award further recognizes the club for achieving goals in membership development, donations to the Rotary Foundation, participation in the eradication of polio, youth involvement, public image, and strategic planning. The award [...]

2019-01-02T10:50:09-04:00April 3rd, 2018|Uncategorized|

Taste of Autumn

Join us for a fun evening of wine and beer tasting with samplings from local restaurants, raffles and auction with proceeds to benefit the local charitable projects of the Wakefield Rotary Club. November 10, 2017 7:00PM – 10:00PM Crystal Community Club 77 Preston Street, Wakefield, MA 01880 Tickets $30 in advance or $35 at the [...]

2017-12-14T09:51:25-04:00September 25th, 2017|Events, Uncategorized|

Service Above Self Community Awards and Paul Harris Night

Community Service Above Self Award Recipients The Wakefield Rotary Club was thrilled to honor several Wakefield Rotarians and community leaders in recognition of the Rotary Foundation's 100th Anniversary of "doing good in the world." The Rotary Foundation continues to focus on improving the lives of people around the globe and is annually recognized [...]

2017-12-14T09:59:04-04:00April 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Welcome New Member Nick McPherson

Nick with Rotarians Amy Luckiewicz and George Livingstone The Wakefield Rotary Club is pleased to announce that Nick McPherson has been inducted as the newest member of the service club. McPherson is a realtor with REMAX Partners in Andover. A native of Danvers, he resides in North Reading with his fiancé Casey Reilly. [...]

2017-12-14T09:59:19-04:00April 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|