Aug 12, 2015
Aug 19, 2015
RYLA Presentation By Asma Hai, Naja Long, and Tori
Rotary Youth Leadership Awards Presentation
Aug 26, 2015
Fran Rodowicz, General Manager
Boardwalk Hall and the Convention Center
Sep 01, 2015

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Member Birthdays:
  • Alexander Marino
    August 24
Spouse Birthdays:
  • Dennis Konzelman
    August 16
  • Shannon Datig
    August 22
Join Date:
  • Harold S. Wooden Jr.
    August 1, 1997
    18 years
  • Herb Stern
    August 1, 1965
    50 years
  • Larry Horowitz
    August 1, 1986
    29 years

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Light Up Rotary with the 141st Club as we celebrate 100 years of service!

Atlantic City

Service Above Self

We meet Wednesdays at 5:30 PM
The Chart House Restaurant
Golden Nugget Casino
Huron Ave and Brigantine Blvd
Atlantic City, NJ  08401
United States
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County Executive Dennis Levinson is a Ventnor native and a graduate of Atlantic City High School. He obtained a B.A. from what is now Rowan University and is a former history teacher.

Levinson was a councilman in the City of Northfield and Atlantic County Freeholder at Large. He was chosen by his peers as Freeholder Chairman six times. He was elected
Atlantic County Executive in 1999 and re-elected 2003, 2007, and 2011. Levinson’s achievements and community involvement have been recognized by numerous civic, service and charitable organizations. He has received the Salvation Army Community Builders Award, the American Red Cross Distinguished Service Award, the Four Chaplains Legion of Honor, the Atlantic City Mainland Chamber of Commerce Man of the Year, the Whitney Young Spirit of Scouting Award, the Christopher Columbus Man of the Year Award, the Paul Aiken Encore Award, the March of Dimes FDR Community Service Award and the New Jersey Governor’s Leadership Award for Tourism. He has also been honored (along with Yogi Berra) by the Jersey Shore Council with the Distinguished Citizens Award, by Beron-JOAS of Atlantic County, the Atlantic County Police Chiefs Association, the Atlantic County Firefighters Association, the Atlantic City NAACP, the Absecon Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9452, the American Legion Post 28 and the American Legion Post 81. He received CODI’s Outstanding Community Leadership Award, the Disabilities Resource Center’s Special Honoree, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Distinguished Service Award, the Military Order of the Purple Heart Distinguished Service Award, the Department of Veterans Affairs Outstanding Service Award, the Ernie Day Good Scout Award, the Sons of Italy Louis Rosini Man of the Year Award, the Atlantic Prevention Resources Excellence in Prevention Award, the Atlantic County Hispanic Alliance Presidents Award, the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick Man of the Year Award and Vietnam Veterans of America Veterans Advocate Award. Levinson served as the Grand Marshall of the St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Levinson was awarded the Beth El Synagogue’s Father Thom Schiavo Brotherhood Award and was the Grand Marshall of the Pan-Asian New Year Parade, the New Jersey Conference of Mayors’ County Executive of the Year, the ACIT’s Person of the Year and the National Sons of the American Revolution Col. Richard Somers Chapter Award recipient.


The 7/29 meeting will take place at the MBCA Luau at the Golden Nugget Lawn.
In place of the 8/5 meeting, we will be going to the Strike out Hunger Phillies vs Dodgers Game. See Rose McCarthy for details. You must sign up by 7/15

Nick Pittman AKA Nor'Easter Nick presented The Return of South Jersey Local News on WACP-TV Check out their website www.snjtoday.com or find them on facbook SNJTODAY.

Eight Students from Atlantic City High School and two from Holy Spirit High School, each received a $2,000. scholarship towards their college expenses. The dinner was held at Angelo's Restaurant on June 3rd. Congratulations to all winners.

President Elect Jacquie receiving the RI 100 year Certificate from DG Tim. Secretary Marty reading club meeting minutes from 100 years ago. Highlight-- The club Treasurer was vacationing in Boca Raton, FL. The formal celebration will be held in May.

Attended the Charter celebration of the Stockton University Rotaract Club. The club is sponsored by the Atlantic City Rotary Club.

This is a photo of the former AC Rotary Club flag. The Somers Point Club has it on their banner display board.

For 2014-15 we are trying a new vehicle for submitting news and or opinions for the District Newsletter to be named "newsNviews 7640". Rotarian Beulah Gordon-Skinner, Camden RC has taken the position of Publication Chair and will monitor the special e-mail box,  newsNviews7640@gmail.com Please take some time to share your club's past, present, and future events. I have attached a flyer for you to share with all club members.

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On the heels of last nights speaker, I wanted to share this book I mentioned during the meeting. It seems that we had quite a few non-believers in Dr. Steven Fenichel's talk on carbon emissions and the dangers of fracking for gas.
Lester Brown is the Brother in law of Bob Spence of Bridgeton.  BROWN, founder and President of Earth Policy Institute, has been described by the Washington Post as “one of the world’s most influential thinkers” and as “the guru of the global environmental movement”
Gift of Life is sponsored by many clubs and districts around the world. Watch this powerful video.

 This is the new Rotary Brand. It was developed after RI determined that most people didn't know what the wheel alone meant. It's use is optional and as clubs buy new equipment, they can adopt this new image.

Feb 08, 2011
Clubs are always looking for ways to grow and recruit new members, There are many things club members can do in order to attract new members. Here, you’ll find a hundred viable approaches that one could use in order to recruit more members. Check It Out



The ACRC CookBooks are here, filled with recipes , cooking tips and pictures. Contributed by ACRC members and family. You will be proud to give this Rotary Cookbook to anyone. Supply is limited $10.00 each Thank you to Maria Shelton for organizing a wonderful cookbook





























Foundation Facts

Zones 24 & 32 Newsletter www.rotaryzones24-32.org


Five Reasons to Support Our Foundation

Mar 29, 2011

New free Rotary Club Locator iPhone app available

You can now search for a Rotary club with RI's free iPhone app. In the Apple app store it's called the Rotary Club Locator from Rotary International. The app also will soon be offered for Android phones. 

If you have questions or feedback, please let RI know by e-mailing the Contact Center at contact.center@rotary.org.




Nigeria sees no wild polio cases for one year
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. “...
Australian students take opportunity by the horns
The rules of the Shaftesbury Rodeo Academy are simple: no school, no rodeo. It’s a message that teenagers who attend school at Bisley Farm, most of whom have never attended any school regularly, take seriously. Because come Friday night, these aspiring rodeo heroes want to join their friends to ride bulls for a heart-stopping eight seconds, if they last that long. The school in rural Queensland, Australia, also teaches the boys, who are of the Wakka Wakka Aboriginal people, basic academics and farming skills, including how to care for crops and livestock. It’s a fairly common form of...
Illiteracy traps adults, and their families, in poverty
Around the world, millions of adults are unable to read or write, and therefore struggle to earn a living for themselves and their families. Even in the United States, with its considerable resources, there are 36 million adults who can’t read better than the average third-grader, according to the international nonprofit ProLiteracy. In Detroit, Michigan, a widely cited 2003 survey conducted by the National Institute for Literacy found that almost half of residents over age 16 were functionally illiterate -- unable to use reading, speaking, writing, and computer skills in everyday life....
Meet Rotary’s new president
This excerpt from the July issue of The Rotarian magazine profiles the 2015-16 RI president. Before he gives a speech, K.R. Ravindran doesn’t like flowery, adulatory introductions. They make him uncomfortable. The 2015-16 Rotary president would rather keep a low profile and share the credit. If it were up to him, you probably wouldn’t even be reading this article. Negotiating Days of Tranquility during the Sri Lankan civil war so that health workers could administer drops of polio vaccine? Although it was on his desk that the agreement landed, he says, a lot of people worked to make that...
Apply to serve on an RI committee
If you would you like to contribute to Rotary by serving on a committee, this is your opportunity. The nine committees listed below are searching for qualified candidates for openings in 2016-17. Each of these committee works with Rotary leaders to increase efficiency and promote the goals and priorities of our strategic plan. To be considered for a committee appointment, go to www.tinyurl.com/ri-committee-application for an application form. The application deadline is 20 August. Learn more about the committees and the application process. Get answers to frequently asked questions....
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