275 Dictionaries Donated

The Wakefield Rotary Club recently completed its annual donation of dictionaries to every third grader in Wakefield. 275 copies were hand-delivered to all Wakefield public schools as well as Odyssey and St. Joseph’s School. Wakefield Rotarian Barbara Worley noted, “This is one of the club’s favorite projects. It allows us to get into the classrooms [...]

2017-08-01T19:14:31+00:00November 20th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Rotary Sponsors International Surgeries

Patient Kobe was our youngest patient at 3-months old. The Rotary Club of Wakefield recently sponsored a medical mission to the Philippines through Rotaplast International, a non-profit organization based in San Francisco, CA. The club's support allowed for 122 surgical procedures to be performed on patients in Cebu City, on a south central [...]

2017-08-01T19:18:00+00:00November 3rd, 2015|Uncategorized|

Mental Health First Aid

Mental Health First Aid is an internationally recognized program and run by certified facilitators. The Wakefield Rotary Club is proud to announce that it has received funding for a Mental Health and Substance Use Prevention Initiative. Thanks to a 1:1 matching grant from Rotary District 7930 and The Rotary Foundation, the initiative will [...]

2017-08-01T19:18:13+00:00September 24th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Pumpkin for Polio

Our 2015 Pumpkin Lovers Basket will be drawn October 27th at our Polio Kick Off event! Raffle tickets are now on sale for our Pumpkin Lovers winner-takes-all raffle to benefit End Polio Now. 100% of the proceeds will benefit polio eradication. At just 60 cents a vaccine and with a Bill and Melinda [...]

2017-08-01T19:18:26+00:00September 21st, 2015|Uncategorized|

Club Installs 2015-16 Leaders

Club Installs 2015-16 Officers and Directors Officers and Directors of Rotary Year 2015-16 The Wakefield Rotary Club is proud to announce the installation of its new officers and directors in late June. The club met at Bear Hill Country Club for an evening of awards and leadership. Outgoing President Bob Mailhoit presented the [...]

2017-08-01T19:18:40+00:00July 9th, 2015|Uncategorized|

District Installation 2015-16

Rene Rancourt at District Installation Celebration Club Presidents 2015-16 with Rene Rancourt at the District Installation Celebration on June 29, 2015.   Rotary District 7930, which boasts 47 clubs in northern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire, held its annual District Installation dinner and program at the Danversport Yacht Club on June 29.  Kicking [...]

2017-08-01T19:18:55+00:00July 6th, 2015|Uncategorized, Wakefield Patch|

Club Welcomes Lee Nalewanski

George Livingstone (left) and Judy Gordon (right) welcoming Lee Nalewanski. The Wakefield Rotary Club is pleased to announce that Lee Nalewanski has been inducted as the newest member of the service club. Nalewanski is the Director of Sales for the Clarion Inn, Lakeside. A native of North Carolina, he resides in West Bewbury [...]

2017-08-01T19:19:07+00:00April 15th, 2015|Uncategorized|

2015 Prom: Mardi Gras

Thanks for a successful prom!     2015 Prom Candid Photos 2015 Prom Couple and Group Photos 2015 Prom Photo Booth Pics Check out our prom pictures from 2014!

2017-08-01T19:19:18+00:00March 15th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Club Welcomes Kathryn Boyle

We are pleased to announce that Kathryn Boyle has been inducted as the newest member of the service club. Boyle is an Account Officer for Eastern Bank Wealth Management. A native of Waltham she resides in Wakefield with her husband Rob and 3 children Robbie, Kylie and Patrick. Kathryn is most excited to focus on [...]

2017-08-01T19:19:30+00:00December 18th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Interact Joins Rotarian Bell Campaign

In the next few weeks please be sure to say hello to the volunteers ringing the Salvation Army bell in Wakefield. For many years, the Wakefield Rotary Club has provided volunteers and this year, the Wakefield Interact Club (Rotary for high school students) will be joining them. All donations will stay in Wakefield to benefit local families. If [...]

2017-08-01T19:19:50+00:00December 18th, 2014|Uncategorized|