2020 Scholarship Awards

Zoom meeting screen shot with student scholarship winners.

Peekskill Rotary Club awards yearly scholarship awards via zoom! This past May and June, during Don Rizzo’s Presidency of the Peekskill Rotary Club in its’ hundredth year, scholarships were given to students with a virtual zoom call. The scholarships are presented to deserving students by the Peekskill Rotary Club every year.

2020 Scholarship Awards Sonia Garber 2020-08-31 04:00:00Z 0

Gift of Life Operations

Surgery For Two Children This Month

Mother wearing surgical mask holding infant.

The Peekskill Rotary Club sponsored two children to have heart surgery through Gift of Life, Diego (pictured with his mother) and Derick.

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New Member Dr. David Mauricio

School Superintendent Joins Peekskill Rotary

Dr. David Mauricio wearing his new white Rotary hat.
Dr. David Mauricio joins the Rotary Club of Peekskill during our Zoom meeting on May 7, 2020. Dr. Mauricio is the acting Superintendent of the Peekskill City School District. He is pictured here wearing the signature white Rotary hat that new members receive when they join our club.
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New Members Ridvan Foxhall and Moises Muniz

Peekskill Rotary Welcomes Its Newest Members

Ridvan Foxhall wearing new white Peekskill Rotary hat.
Moises Muniz holding up his Peekskill Rotary new member packet.

Moises Muniz was inducted at our April 16, 2020 meeting and Ridvan Foxhall was inducted on April 23, 2020. This was the first time that Peekskill Rotary has welcomed a new member during on online meeting. How we handle the traditional method of acquiring signatures on the new white hat remains to be seen.

New Members Ridvan Foxhall and Moises Muniz 2020-04-23 04:00:00Z 0

Disinfecting Fogger Donation to PCVAC

Ambulance trucks in front of garages.
The Peekskill Rotary Club raised over $4,000 in donations from its members for the Peekskill Community Volunteer Ambulance Corps. at our regular Rotary meeting on Thursday April 16th which was held online via Zoom. The donations are for a "fogger," which is an innovative new surface treatment system that combines proven electrostatic technology with trusted disinfecting products to quickly and easily provide superior coverage in even the hardest-to-reach places.
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Rotary Club of Peekskill Food Distribution

Food for the Peekskill Community, Tuesdays and Fridays (ended July 2020)

The Peekskill Rotary is a big part of this Great City, and when called upon, we are always ready to help. It is our pleasure working with Feeding Westchester, Manzer's Landscape Design & Development and HOPE For Youth Foundation distributing food to families in the Peekskill Community.
Rotary Club of Peekskill Food Distribution 2020-04-08 04:00:00Z 0

Woodside Elementary School Greenhouse

Woodside Elementary School greenhouse with group of people in front cutting ribbon.

May 31, 2019

Peekskill Rotary past President Ron Worth and several other Rotarians were on hand to cut the ribbon to a brand new greenhouse for the students of Woodside Elementary School in Peekskill. Peekskill Rotary, with a matching grant from the Rotary District funds, was proud to help sponsor the greenhouse.
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Barnes and Nobles Names Peekskill Rotary’s Literacy Lovers Children’s Project the 2018 Holiday Book Drive Recipient 2018-10-29 04:00:00Z 0
Golden Bookshelf Launch 2018-01-19 05:00:00Z 0

Donation to Peekskill Elementary School for Leap Frog Readers

Mrs Montoya hands out Leap Frog Readers
Peekskill Rotary donates to support Mrs. Montoya's project on DonorsChoice.org. Her students need exposure to technology and reading. She was asking for Leap Reader pens and supporting books to help them become independent readers while encouraging interest and curiosity about technology.
Donation to Peekskill Elementary School for Leap Frog Readers 2017-12-29 05:00:00Z 0
Literacy Lovers Project Named Barnes and Nobles Recipient of 2017 Holiday Book Drive 2017-11-13 05:00:00Z 0
Roger Swanson Honored for 40 Years of Service 2017-03-16 04:00:00Z 0
Ralph Cunningham Honored for 42 Years of Service 2016-12-13 05:00:00Z 0
District Governor Lora Hugelmeyer Visit 2016-11-21 05:00:00Z 0
The Journal News Story on 46th Annual Horse Show 2016-10-10 04:00:00Z 0
Big Day For Rotary Club of Peekskill 2016-10-03 04:00:00Z 0

Peekskill Rotary Supports Shed the Meds Program

Rotary Members With Government Officials at Shed the Meds Peekskill
Past president Ron Worth made combating opioid abuse one of his main causes to address. Peekskill Rotary has continued to support this cause by supporting Senator Terrence Murphy's "Shed the Meds" program when it was brought to the Field Library in downtown Peekskill on August 9, 2016. 
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Ron Worth Recognized for His Service as President 2016-08-01 04:00:00Z 0
Peekskill Rotary Honors Peekskill Police 2016-07-18 04:00:00Z 0

Last Meeting of Rotary Year 2015 – 2016

President Ronald Worth, at his last meeting as President of Peekskill Rotary on June 23, 2016, handed out several donations, honors Marie Greene with another Paul Harris Award, and bids farewell to Bill Maher at his last meeting before his move out west.
Sally Bentley accepts donation for Field Library – Library Live Program. Library Live provides entertainment during the summer months that includes performances by singers, jugglers, magicians, storytellers, and others!
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Bertoline, Lapolla, and Fontana Scholarships Awarded 2016-06-24 04:00:00Z 0
Sampson, Sadofsky, and Flower Scholarships Awarded 2016-06-24 04:00:00Z 0

2016 Academic and Fellowship Scholarship Awards

Peekskill Rotary awarded six students, two from three different local high schools their Academic, and Fellowship Scholarship Awards for 2016 at the weekly lunch meeting on June 2, 2016.
Academic Scholarship Winners with Peekskill Rotary President Ron Worth
From left to right: Ron Worth, Andrew Persaud, Kennan Ewing, Matthew Corrado, Clifford Soloway, Andy Lin, Lander Arpi, and Denis Sternberg.
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Peekskill Rotary Donates 100 Cherry Trees 2016-06-06 04:00:00Z 0
HOPE For Youth Foundation Annual Golf Outing 2016-06-02 04:00:00Z 0

Paul Harris Dinner 2016

Posted on Apr 14, 2016
Peekskill Rotary members at 2016 Paul Harris Dinner
The Rotary District 7230 2016 District Conference was held at the Historic Thayer Hotel in West Point, NY. On Saturday night, April 9, 2016, Peekskill Rotary was sponsoring the Paul Harris Dinner. Peekskill Rotary members in attendance are pictures above with some of their spouses.
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Bob Hales 40 Years Rotary Service

A special presentation was given at our January 14, 2016 lunch by Immediate Past President, Don Feldman, to honor Bob Hales. Bob has the distinction of forty years as a Rotarian, all with perfect attendance. Don met Bob when Don bought a practice in Bob’s building, and Bob told him, “You’re coming to lunch with me next Thursday.”
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Lunch Meeting with District Governor Marilyn Masiero 2015-12-07 05:00:00Z 0
Peekskill Rotary Club Donates to Daisy Jopling Foundation 2015-11-16 05:00:00Z 0
Hope For Youth Charity Cruise 2015-09-22 04:00:00Z 0
Drug Crisis in Our Backyard Presentation 2015-09-08 04:00:00Z 0
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