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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
ShelterBox and Rotary clubs take action following earthquake in Italy
A 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck central Italy early Wednesday, killing more than 120 people and trapping an unknown number beneath rubble. Tremors were felt as far away as Rome, 100 km (65 miles) southwest of the quake's epicenter. International disaster relief agency and Rotary International project partner ShelterBox is sending a response team from its headquarters in the United Kingdom to the remote mountainous area of Italy where the destruction is most severe. The response team will arrive Friday, 26 August, to assess the area's needs. Luca Della Volta, president of ShelterBox Italia,...
Hall of Fame singer Donovan becomes a Rotary polio ambassador
Legendary singer and polio survivor Donovan Leitch, better known simply as Donovan, has joined Rotary in its fight to eradicate the paralyzing disease that afflicted him during much of his childhood. Donovan contracted polio at age three in Glasgow, Scotland. The disease weakened his right leg and left it thinner and shorter than the other. Confined to his bed for much of his childhood, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame singer said his father would read him poetry. In a recent interview with the Daily Express, Donovan said that listening to poetry piqued his interest in creative writing. “If I...
World Polio Day toolkit available — start planning now
Rotary's fourth World Polio Day celebration, on 24 October, will highlight extraordinary progress in the eradication campaign and emphasize the work that remains before we wipe out the virus for good. With the number of new cases worldwide nearly halved from this time last year, we have the opportunity to rally our resources and see the last case of polio this year. Health officials and Rotary's celebrity polio ambassadors will head to Atlanta, Georgia, USA, for the event, the first to be held at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). It will be streamed live and then will...
 
 
 
 
Speakers
Aug 25, 2016
Lou Norton
A history of Ensign Bickford
Sep 01, 2016
Andy Glassman
Medical Maijuana Dispensaries in Connecticut
Sep 08, 2016
Sarah Leathers
Healing Meals Community Project
Sep 15, 2016
Charlie Kaylor
Homes for our Troops
Sep 22, 2016
Will Riddle, Randy Bagnini
Energy Efficiency And Sustainability For Businesses
Sep 29, 2016
Pattie Jacobus
Simsbury Free Bike Program
Oct 06, 2016
Jay Willerup
Friends Of The Heublein Tower
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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