Caitlyn Terry to Speak at May 26 Club Meeting

Special guest and Hometown Hero, Caitlyn Terry will be speaking at the May 26 Rotary Club of Vineland meeting (12:10 p.m. at the Ramada Inn in Vineland).  Caitlyn is an impressive young woman who serves in remote impoverished villages worldwide to help people gain access to safe drinking water and improved sanitation facilities. See you on May… Read more »

Rylarians in the House

The program for the May 12 Club Meeting was all about our youth.  Melanie Druziako, District 7640 Youth Services Director (and a member of our club) gave an overview of the Rotary Youth Leadership Award (RYLA) prior to introducing the class of 2015 RYLA students our club is sponsoring. Melanie first introduced Sejel Menghani of… Read more »

Thank You for Many Years of Service

At the club’s meeting on May 6, 2015, Ed Morvay awarded Milestone Pins to the following members: Bruce Middleton, 51 years Henry Hansen, 50 years Ed Bernhardt, 45 years Charles Girard, 45 years Charles Loyle, 40 years Charles Parrish, 40 years Dan Theokas, 40 years Al Marsh, 40 years Jerry Batt, 35 years Bill Dudley,… Read more »

Members Bid Farewell to a Dear Friend

It is with great sadness that we report that Carl Johnson passed away on May 12, 2015.  Carl was a member of Vineland Rotary since 1981.  We will meet as a group to pay our respects on Friday, May 15, 2015, at 9 am at the Christy Funeral Home, 11 W. Broad Street, Millville.  Viewing is from… Read more »

Members Hear from Newspaper Editor

Jason Alt, Regional Editor of The Daily Journal and The Courier Post was the speaker at last week’s lunch meeting. Jason began his interest in journalism at a young age and has been with the Daily Journal since 2003.  The main focus of the newspaper is on “Watchdog Journalism” covering local city councils, boards and… Read more »

Gorgeous Print Up for Auction on May 12

Auction of AJ Meerwald Limited Edition Print will be held at the May 12th lunch meeting: (Frame is 29 1/4 x 24 1/2) Print was awarded to the Vineland Rotary Club following our $1000 donation to support the Bayshore Center at Bivalve and Port Norris Rotary Club!  We also earned a sail which will be scheduled… Read more »

HELP NEEDED!

Donna Bennett announced Tuesday that Rotarians are NEEDED to assist Tri County Interact members with the Adopt-a-Road Cleanup scheduled for Sunday, 5/3.  Without our help, the cleanup will need to be rescheduled!!  This will only take about an hour of your morning.  Please Email Tina if you can be there: Tina Ritondaro  or call her at… Read more »

Members Learn about Kelly Anne Dolan Memorial Fund

The club’s April 14 meeting featured a program on the Kelly Anne Dolan Memorial Fund, presented by Peggy Dolan. The fund was founded by the Dolan family following the loss of their child to a rare form of leukemia just prior to her seventh birthday.  Because the Dolan’s had seen too many families lose children, along with their jobs… Read more »

Vineland Rotary Gets Big Trophy from Little League

Vineland Rotary Club member, Gail Marino, recently accepted the 2014 Little League Major Division Championship trophy.  This is the seccond year in a row that the Rotary-sponsored team claimed this honor.  “We are incredibly proud of our players and enjoy seeing them excel,” said Marino.  “The skills learned and confidence gained on the baseball field… Read more »