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2013-14 Perfect Attendance

Club Recognizes 15 Members with Perfect Attendance 15 members collectively have accrued 227 years of perfect attendance. The Wakefield Rotary Club recently recognized 15 of its members who have reached perfect attendance during the Rotary year 2013-14. Although the minimum attendance requirements by Rotary International have eased, many of the Wakefield Rotarians take [...]

2017-08-01T19:20:15+00:00 December 2nd, 2014|Uncategorized|

Club Honors WWII Hero

Club Installs Larry Kirby as Honorary Member and Paul Harris Fellow Rotarian Police Chief Rick Smith (right) congratulates Larry Kirby. The Wakefield Rotary Club installed Mr. Larry Kirby as an Honorary Member and Paul Harris Fellow at its awards dinner last week. An author, Mr. Kirby is a two-time guest speaker at the [...]

2017-08-01T19:20:26+00:00 November 10th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Club Supports Homeless Vets

Club Supports Homeless Vets Club hand-made collection boxes for project. The Wakefield Rotary Club recently completed its clothing drive to benefit homeless veterans. In partnership with volunteer Marine Corps veteran and advocate Jim Carbone, the club collected over $5,000 worth of gently warn or new clothing for both men and women. All donations [...]

2017-08-01T19:20:39+00:00 November 6th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Israeli Teens Visit Rotary

Israeli teens from Friends Forever pose with Saugus Rotary President Doug Currier and Wakefield President Bob Mailhoit. The Rotary Clubs of Wakefield, Saugus, and Reading teamed up again this year to sponsor a team of teens from Israel and Palestine through the Friends Forever, USA organization. Started by a Danvers Rotarian Robert Raiche, [...]

2017-08-01T19:21:10+00:00 August 27th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Christine Fisher Installed as New Member

Welcome new member Christine Fisher! Christine received her membership pin from her Rotary Sponsor Amy Luckiewicz. The Wakefield Rotary Club is pleased to announce that Christine Fisher has been inducted as the newest member of the club. Fisher is the Membership Director of the Burbank YMCA. “Christine is going to be a great [...]

2017-08-01T19:21:21+00:00 August 6th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Club Installs New Officers and Directors

New Officers and Directors Installation  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 Shibu James presented the Club Service Award to Treasurer Bruce Donovan and the Past [...]

2017-08-01T19:30:50+00:00 July 8th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Club Makes Donation to Beebe Library

Funds to Benefit a New Learning Tool at the Beebe Library   Wakefield Rotary Club Vice President Bob Kimball (left) and President Bob Mailhoit (right) presented a donation to Beebe Library Director Sharon Gilley earlier this month. The Wakefield Rotary Club recently donated funds to purchase a new iPad for the Beebe Library. [...]

2017-08-01T19:30:43+00:00 July 8th, 2014|Uncategorized, Wakefield Patch|

Polar Plunge Success

2014 Polar Plunge Success! The 2014 Wakefield Rotary Polar Plunge Team raised almost $19,000 to battle the crippling disease worldwide. To raise awareness and critically-needed funds to fight the crippling disease polio, 41 participants representing the Rotary Club of Wakefield plunged into the icy waters off of Gloucester as part of the Rotary [...]

2017-08-01T19:30:32+00:00 March 2nd, 2014|Uncategorized|

Prom 2014 Enchantment Under the Sea

Photos from the Year are now available! Join us for our 2014 Prom! Thanks to everyone who supported the big event. Please feel free to download these photos and/or tag your friends on Facebook. Delorean Time Machine Photos Posed Photos by Matt Wallace, thevisualgeek.com Candids by Cynthia Wong Photography coming soon Photo Booth Photos Assorted Candids [...]

2017-08-01T19:30:28+00:00 March 2nd, 2014|Uncategorized|

Club offers 2 High School Scholarships

The Wakefield Rotary Club is now offering multiple scholarships: Service Above Self Scholarship and Rotary Youth Leadership Awards $10,000 Service Above Self Scholarship is now accepting applications! President Shibu James, Foundation Chair Judy Gordon, Suzanne Marsh and Vice-President Bob Mailhoit presented Alison Marsh (center) with her award after successfully submitting her mid-term reports. [...]

2017-08-01T19:30:20+00:00 January 22nd, 2014|Uncategorized|