Rotary Club of Rincon (Tucson)

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The Rincon Rotary club

meets Thursday's, 12:10 pm at the
Tucson Country Club
2975 N. Camino Principal
Tucson, AZ

If you'd like to attend a meeting, please send an email to our Club Liaison

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Our Mailing Address is:

P.O. Box 14433
Tucson, AZ   85732
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What is Rotary Local?
The Rincon Rotary Club, through the Rotary Local Program, is dedicated to helping teachers in our local area educate their students.  We do this through direct financial assistance when necessary, but in many cases, our network of business partners may be able to provide the necessary resources to help you achieve your project goals. 
 
In either case, we believe that you can identify your educational needs better than we can.  Be creative, and tell us how we can help you build a stronger community through education. But first, take a few minutes and read our guidelines listed below to help you get started.
 
We firmly believe that together we can build a better community. Thank you for applying, and good luck with your project.
 
 
 
 
It's time for the
7th Annual "Taste of Chocolate"!
 
Join us on
April 19, 2015
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Doubletree Hotel
445 S. Alvernon Way
 
Tickets are $15
(Children under 4 are free with a paid adult)
 
For more information, visit www.tucsontasteofchocolate.org
 
We need to get on the calendars and in the budgets for our chocolatiers so please contact your assigned businesses now.  We also need to start soliciting gift cards for the Raffle and higher end items for our Silent Auction.
 

 
To support all the wonderful programs funded by the Rotary International Foundation, the Board agreed to match every $100 a member donates to the RI Annual Fund or Polio Plus with $50 through the end of the fiscal year.  This is a wonderful opportunity to build up your points toward your Paul Harris Fellow (a minimum of $1000). 
 
Personal checks should be made payable to the "RI Foundation" and given to Wendy.  Or, you can ask Anne to bill you. If you'd like to know where you stand on your overall donations, contact Wendy or Anne.
 

 

Sponsoring Hit/Pitch/Run with the
Pantano Rotary Club

 

 

                        Installing fresh water drinking fountains at
                                grade schools in Nogales

                

 

Renovating the Lawton Boy Scout Infirmary on
Mt. Lemmon

 

Ringing the bell to help the Salvation Army

   

 

                    Passing out dictionaries to 3rd Graders

                   

      

 

Visiting schools in Nogales for the School Water Project

                      

 

Awarding scholarships to well-deserving high school students.
                        This year, we gave out over $10,000!

            
       

                                      

                  Delivering defribrillators to the Nogales Fire Dept.

 

           

                     "Rotary At Work" day helping out at Habitat for Humanity

                  

            

              Sponsoring  "Small Bites", a JTED cookoff 

       

       Riding in the Tour de Tucson as part of Rotary's Ride to End Polio.                                                   

                                                              

   Serving burgers at St. Luke's

                  
    

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Holding a Silent Auction at the "Taste of Chocolate"

 

 

 

The Rincon Rotary club is a fun, friendly group of men and women focused on  "doing good" for others.  Since 1968, we have served our community by supporting various youth programs, assisting the elderly, offering basic living essentials, and providing to those in need of food.

In addition, we have purchased essential medical supplies in Turkey, Mexico, and Africa.  We funded  teachers in Afghanistan and saved the life of Baby Fanny, born in Honduras with a hole in her heart. 

Our work in serving others will always be our passion!

We would love to welcome you into our club.  For information, please contact our Membership Chair.

 

 

 

The Vision of the Rotary Club of Rincon (Tucson)
is to be recognized by the community for our efforts to promote scholarship and citizenship as a friend of education; to direct and manage programs that involve youth, adults, families, seniors and those with disabilities; to provide assistance in skills training and on-the-job experience working with the Pima County JTED; and to involve all of our members in one or more of our variety of projects while striving to meet the Rotary International motto of

Service above Self

 

 
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What is Rotary???
 
 Rotary International is the world's first service club organization with more than 1.2 million members worldwide.
 
Why should you belong to Rotary?
 
Rotary offers professional networking and volunteer service
 
How do you join?
 
 Send an email to our Membership Chair
 
 
 
 
 

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