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What's Happening at Simsbury-Granby?
 
 
 
The Simsbury-Granby Rotary Club is pleased to announce $31,000 in local academic scholarships for 2016! The Simsbury-Granby Rotary Club will award four $5,000 ROTARY SCHOLARSHIPS,  one $3,000 VOCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP, two $4,000 ELMER VINCENT ATHLETIC SCHOLARSHIPS to qualified students from either Simsbury or Granby High School.
 
 
 

The Simsbury-Granby Rotary Club is pleased to announce $21,000 in academic scholarships for 2015! On June 18, 2015 the Simsbury-Granby Rotary Club awarded four $4,000 ROTARY SCHOLARSHIPS and one $5,000 ED DODGE SCHOLARSHIP – two $4,000 scholarships to two graduating seniors from Simsbury High School, two $4,000 scholarships to two graduating seniors from Granby High School, and one $5000 scholarship to a qualified student from either Simsbury or Granby High School.

 
 
 
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News From Rotary International
Rotary recognized on public television's 'American Graduate Day'
Rotary was recognized on 17 September on public television's fifth annual American Graduate Day program for its work with San Diego-based Monarch School, a K-12 school for homeless youth. The Rotary Club of San Diego, California, USA, was applauded for its work mentoring Monarch's students, keeping them on track to graduate, and helping the school to continue thriving during tough economic times. Monarch School CEO Erin Spiewak appeared as one of the show's guests, along with Monarch Alumnus Cynthia Valenzuela, who attested to the positive, life-changing experience Monarch School gave her and...
Practicing peace
Nations around the world will observe the International Day of Peace on 21 September, a date designated by the United Nations in 2001 as "a day of global ceasefire and nonviolence." Rotary's commitment to building peace and resolving conflict is rooted in the Rotary Peace Centers program, formed in 2002. Each year, the program prepares up to 100 fellows to work for peace through a two-year master's degree program or a three-month professional certificate program at university partners worldwide. Today, nearly 1,000 peace centers alumni are applying their skills — negotiating peace in conflict...
Charity Navigator upgrades Rotary Foundation’s rating
The Rotary Foundation has received the highest possible score from Charity Navigator, an independent evaluator of charities in the U.S. In the most recent ratings, released on 1 September, The Rotary Foundation earned the maximum 100 points for both financial health and accountability and transparency. The ratings reflect how efficiently Charity Navigator believes the Foundation will use donations, how well it has sustained programs and services, and its level of commitment to good governance and openness. In the previous rating, the Foundation had received 97 points.
 
 
 
 
Speakers
Sep 29, 2016
Pattie Jacobus
Simsbury Free Bike Program
Oct 06, 2016
Jay Willerup
Friends Of The Heublein Tower
Oct 10, 2016
Chris Evans
Connecticut National Guard
Oct 13, 2016
Terri Eickel
CT Sports Foundation Against Cancer
Oct 20, 2016
Janet Barret
Author - They Called Her Reckless
Nov 03, 2016
Martin Geitz
What's Happening In The Banking Industry
Nov 17, 2016
Bill McGurk
Rotary Work In Nigeria
Nov 24, 2016
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HAPPY THANKSGIVING
Dec 01, 2016
Kathy McAfee
America's Marketing Motivator - Stop Global Boring
Dec 08, 2016
David and Allen Brant
Bone Marrow Donation - Be The Match
 
 
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