A quick video of the 2016 Holiday Baskets program delivery process in action. Thanks again to all of the volunteers including, Colchester & St. Michael's Fire Departments - and of course Dick Mazza fro your donations including the use of your facilities!
Mark your calendars for the annual Colchester-Milton Rotary Auction! This year's auction will again be at the Hampton Inn in Colchester on November 13th. Watch this site and our facebook page for updates.
The Colchester Milton Rotary Club in collaboration with the Rotary Club of Indian Rocks Beach is proud to present the “Big Game Raffle” event. This is one of the club’s fundraisers, the proceeds of which, have helped support many projects over the years.
Join us for an evening of great fun, fine food and a chance to win $2,000.
Tickets are only $125 and include a Calcutta ball and dinner for two from the fabulous chef's at The Essex, Vermont's Culinary Resort and Spa.
Mark your calendars for the annual Colchester-Milton Rotary Auction! This year's auction will again be at the Hampton Inn in Colchester on November 14th. Watch this site and our facebook page for updates.
Members of the Colchester-Milton Rotary Club received their First Aid/CPR/AED certifications on 09.24.15 by attending the American Heart Association sanctioned training by the fine folks at Colchester Rescue.
When Teguest Yilma helped found the Rotary Club of Addis Ababa Entoto in 2002, she thought polio had already been eradicated from most of the world. But while Ethiopia had been free of the disease, Yilma was shocked to learn that new cases had started cropping up in surrounding countries such as Somalia.
“I was thinking, it’s not possible, we can’t be free if the countries around us are not free,” she says. Yilma, the managing editor of Capital, Ethiopia’s largest English weekly newspaper, has brought a journalist’s skills to the fight against polio. She became vice chair of the Ethiopia...
Battling breast cancer in 2000, Kathryn Smith found comfort pursuing her lifelong interest in Franklin D. Roosevelt. The more she read, the more intrigued she became with the 32nd U.S. president’s private secretary, Marguerite Alice “Missy” LeHand. “I thought, what a fascinating life she had because she was by his side through the polio crisis, establishing the polio rehabilitation center in Warm Springs and then after his return to politics,” she says. Smith, a past president of the Rotary Club of Greater Anderson, S.C., and a longtime newspaper journalist, turned that curiosity into a book...
The Atlanta Host Organization Committee is offering some good old-fashioned Southern hospitality at the Rotary International Convention from 10 to 14 June. It has planned a wide range of activities featuring everything from good food and music to inspiring tours of local landmarks. If it’s your first convention, these events are chances to meet fellow Rotarians from around the world, and if you’re an experienced convention goer, you can catch up with old friends.
Hall of Fame baseball player Hank Aaron will host Rotarians for a “Strike Out Polio” night at the new SunTrust Park, where you’ll...