The Rotary Club of Key West

Service Above Self Since 1916

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Service Above Self Since 1916

Key West

The Rotary Club of Key West
Service Above Self Since 1916

We meet Thursdays at 12:00 PM
The Marriott Beachside Resort
3841 North Roosevelt Boulevard
Key West, FL  33040
United States
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The Rotary Club Of Key West In Action

Rotary District Governor Larry Herman and  his wife, Sandy Herman enjoyed a warm Rotary welcome on August 6, when all three local clubs joined together for a reception at the Custom House Museum.  Shown with the Governor and his wife are local club presidents Rachel Oropeza (noon); Jim Scholl (Sunrise); Holly Elimona (Sunset) and past president of the noon club Elizabeth MacLaughlin.
 
 

 
Rotary District Governor Larry Herman, his wife Sandy Herman and are joined by Elizabeth MacLaughlin, past president and Rachel Oropeza, current president of Key West Rotary (noon), and Jim Scholl, president Sunrise Club and Holly Elimona, President Sunset Club at a reception the Custom House Museum.
 
 
 
 
 
The Rotary Club of Key West installs New Board Members
 
The Rotary Club of Key West (the Rotary Club that meets at noon) installed Rachel Oropeza as the 100th President of the club, succeeding Elizabeth MacLaughlin in the club’s top leadership position.
 
Attorney David Van Loon is president-elect for the 2015-16 year. Other club officers are Jill Cranney-Gage, treasurer; Albert Gonzalez, secretary; Michael Browning, sergeant-at-arms; and Alton Weekley, parliamentarian.
 
Rotary Club chairs include Debbie Mason, webmaster and public relations; Jim Fitton, fireworks; James Olive, membership; Ila Sutton, international service co-chair & director; Tom Nitti, international service co-chair; Pat Preuss, club services chair; Linda Russin, programs and public relations; Barry Gibson, Rotary Foundation; Roland Flowers and Cassandra Toppino, photographers; Jessica Cranney, fundraising; Sandy Higgs and Elizabeth MacLaughlin, Paul Harris Awards; and Albert Gonzalez, concert chair.
 
The Rotary Club of Key West, established in 1916, supports charities, such as its Dental Program for Key West children and the Hospital Albert Schweitzer in Haiti, and provides the Key West 4th of July Fireworks Celebration, plus college scholarships through fundraising events.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rotary Club of Key West Installs Rachel Oropeza As 2015-2016 President
The Rotary Club of Key West (the Rotary Club that meets at noon) installed Rachel Oropeza as the 100th President of the club, succeeding Elizabeth MacLaughlin in the club’s top leadership position.  Installing Rachel Oropeza is past president Scott Oropeza.  
 
The Rotary Club of Key West, established in 1916, supports charities, such as its Dental Program for Key West children and the Hospital Albert Schweitzer in Haiti, and provides the Key West 4th of July Fireworks Celebration, plus college scholarships through fundraising events.
 

 
 President Elizabeth MacLaughlin is pictured with KWHS graduating senior Alexandria Lichtl, recipient of the Paul J. Scher Scholarship during a recent Rotary lunch meeting where they were honored.  
 

 
 
The event was full of fellowship!  All proceeds from the Reverse Raffle go to help Hospital Albert Schweitzer.
 The $500 winners are as follows:
 
Cynthia Setzer
​Janie Baucom
Michael Browning
Peter Batty Jr. 
Robin Van Mater
 
The grand prize was split between
Joe Albury
Jay Fisher
Elizabeth MacLaughlin
​Pat Pruess
Kim Oropeza 
 
 
 
This is a friendly reminder that we will hold the Reverse Raffle fundraiser in support of Haiti Hopital Albert Schweitzer (HAS) on June 11, 2015, at Bagatelle. We have approximately 120 Reverse Raffle Tickets remaining.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Thank you to all our wonderful sponsors and participants who helped make this event a great success. 

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Club Leaders

President
President Elect
Treasurer
Secretary
Club Services Chair
Webmaster
International Service Co-Chair & Director
International Service Co-Chair
Key West Rotary Club Foundation Chair
Seargent-At-Arms
Club Parliamentarian
Program Chair
Rotarian of The Year
Public Relations Co-Chair
Club Photographer
Reggae Concert Chair
KeysStock Concert Chair
Fireworks Chairperson
Greeter
Sunshine Committee
Rotarian of the Year
Casino Night Co-Chair
Fundraising Chair
Casino Night Chair
Greeter
Bottlecap Fireworks
Golf Tournament
Interact Liaison
Public Relations
Past President
Membership Chair
Purple Pinkie Day
Community Service & Director
Paul Harris
 
 

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