Litchfield Park

Rotary Club

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Our club has formed a unique partnership with the Wigwam Resort, our club's home base and the cornerstone of commerce in Litchfield Park. Our partnership with the Wigwam is intended to mutually benefit both parties and to further the stated goals of Rotary International.  

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Officers, Directors & Committee Chairs

President
Vice President
Secretary
Treasurer
President Elect
Director
Director Emeritus
Director
Sgt. at Arms
Past President
Director
 
 
 

Welcome to Litchfield Park Rotary Club Online!

Welcome!

Litchfield Park

Service Above Self

We meet Fridays at 7:00 AM
The Arizona Kitchen at the Wigwam Country Club
300 E. Wigwam Blvd.
Litchfield Park, AZ  85340
United States
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The Rotary Club of Litchfield Park is comprised of like-minded community leaders dedicated to making a positive difference in our community. We donate many thousands of dollars to local and international charities each year and many hundreds of hours of volunteer hours.

We meet every Friday morning at 7AM at the Arizona Kitchen at the Wigwam Resort in fellowship and enjoy interesting speaker programs & enjoy each other's company.

Interested in making a difference? Come join us and learn more about Rotary's mission! 

 

 

Tim Smith receiving the PAUL HARRIS Award from our current President, Tim Blake.

President Elect Tim Smith receiving the PAUL HARRIS Award from our current president, Tim Blake!

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Past President Debra with the Millennium High School Interact Club

Service Project: Kids Against Hunger

Good young people doing good work!

 
 
 
 

Rotary International News & Events

A dozen ways to make a difference
August is Membership and New Club Development Month, which means it's time to celebrate your Rotary club, your members, and the good you do in your community and around the world. Make the most of your membership. Here's how. Learn more about Rotary Global Rewards, a new member benefit program that offers discounts on products and services – travel, hotels, car rentals, dining, and entertainment. Visit the Member Center. Identify a need in your community and work with your club to design a hands-on project that addresses it. Learn how to apply for a grant to implement a project. Know a young...
New delegation tool launches
As part of several recent updates to My Rotary, we've launched Delegation, a new tool that will help you carry out your responsibilities more efficiently. If you have a club, district, or regional role, you can now delegate your role-based access in Rotary.org with fellow Rotary members so that you can share tasks and responsibilities to better serve your club. See an example of the Delegation landing page. Go to My Rotary to learn how it works. If you have questions, contact us at rotarysupportcenter@rotary.org.
Join a Twitter chat on membership with General Secretary John Hewko
Kick off Membership and New Club Development Month by participating in a Twitter chat with Rotary International General Secretary John Hewko on 5 August at 10:30 Chicago time (UTC-5). Get tips and resources for gaining members and becoming more involved in your club. Share your own ideas and expertise on how Rotary members can encourage their friends to join. Use #RotaryChat to participate and follow @Rotary and @JohnHewko. 
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Today marks one year since Nigeria last reported a polio case caused by wild poliovirus, putting the country on the brink of eradicating the paralyzing disease. The last case was reported on 24 July 2014 in the northern state of Kano. If no cases are reported in the coming weeks, the World Health Organization is expected to remove Nigeria from the list of countries where polio is endemic, leaving just two: Afghanistan and Pakistan. Nigeria is the last polio-endemic country in Africa. The continent is poised to reach its own first full year without any illness from the virus on 11 August. “...
Out of tragedy, some people create something good
From the August 2015 issue of The Rotarian What's the worst that could happen? For most of us, that's a simple question. We might be late for a train. We might miss out on a promotion, or even lose a job. But for some, the worst is unimaginably worse. An unfortunate few endure what Ani Kalayjian calls "true trauma." War. Fire. Flood. A daughter disappears. A son contracts Ebola. When faced with such disasters, "people feel anger, guilt, sadness, frustration – feelings that can poison the body and spirit," says Kalayjian, a trauma specialist at Columbia University. "Trauma survivors may think...