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“District Governor Scott MacDonell and Vivian welcome you to the Rotary International District 7120 website. This site contains important and useful information about District 7120 and many of the projects and activities in which our dedicated Rotarians are involved.”
To see when Gov. Scott will be visiting your Club please click here.

All Rotarians are encouraged to attend the District Training Assembly being held at the Spencerport Middle School on Saturday April 11th. The Middle School is 2747 Spencerport Rd. in Spencerport. The registration will start at 7:30 AM with the first session to start at 8:30 AM. There will be coffee and donuts available before the first session and a bag lunch served after the final session. Each Club is required to pay a $72 registration fee that will cover up to 6 members and any new members since April 1, 2014 are admitted free. If you want to bring more members there is a $12 cost for each of those members. This Assembly is a great time to meet Rotarians from all over the District and to learn much more about what Rotary is all about.
To download the invitation letter please click here.
To download the Registration form please click here.
To download the 3 breakout sessions agenda for the Assembly please click here

Friday March 20th Jodi Davies President of the Rochester AM Rotary Club inducted our newest member Frank Allenza. His mentor PP George Hulbert is pictured standing behind him along with Jodi and DIstrict Governor Scott MacDonell.

Lima Rotary Club inducts a new member
The Lima Rotary Club is pleased to announce that it has inducted a new member into their Rotary family at our Feb, 26th meeting. Steve Robertson was sponsored by Charlie Johnson and with Gov. Scott, MacDonnell, Gov. Elect Bill Gormont, AG Susie Rose and PDG Norma Reilly on hand to help us celebrate this occasion it was very special induction ceremony.
Left to right: Gov. Scott MacDonnell, AG Susie Rose, Steve Roberson (new member), PDG Norma Madayag- Reilly, President Bill Redden and Charlie Johnson (sponsor)

The Honeoye Falls-Mendon Club welcomes another new member to our growing ‘Family’.  Larry Burnette, was inducted this past week to a standing ovation from the membership.  He brings with him a high quality spirit of Community Involvement and a level of enthusiasm that will be hard to match.  Larry has already immersed himself in our Books for the World Project and is due to present a program on helping people take better control of their own food and energy supply. 

We are proud to present our latest Paul Harris Fellows from the Honeoye Falls-Mendon Club
Chris Radi and Jeanine Lupisella are two Exceptional Rotarians.  They’ve both worked tirelessly with the young folks in our community.  Chris, as an Interact Advisor who has taken the group to new levels of community spirit and service with a focus on all the Rotary stands for.  Jeanine, for her exceptional dedication to providing education opportunities to those less fortunate than us by leading groups of volunteers annually to Nicaragua to build not only one but two new schools.  We are proud to call these two ladies not only Rotarians, but Rotarians from the Honeoye Falls-Mendon Club.

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April 2015
Rotary is leading the way to eradicate polio

Rotary has lead the fight to eradicate polio from our earth for over the past 25 years. We have partnered with many other organizations and governments to give the vaccine to billions of children. To see what we have accomplished so far and what we still must do please go to the End Polio Now website by clicking here.



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