Last year, The Greater Newburgh Rotary distributed over $20,000 as a result of our “Hoops & Swish Fun-raiser” and “Taste of Greater Newburgh” events.  Along with the good you will do, your logo or name will appear on the back of  our player tee shirts and here on the Rotary website. $500 and $1,000 Sponsors will be listed first and on the event banners.

We hope you will join in!

Hoops & Swish FUN RAISER 

Basketball Shoot-Out EVERYONE WINS!

GIVE IT YOUR BEST SHOT! It's Newburgh, N.Y.’s March Madness!

The Greater Newburgh Rotary Club with its sponsored youth club, Interact, just successfully finished their 3rd annual community basketball event and fun-raiser at the Newburgh Free Academy (NFA) gym,

Hoops & Swish is a COMMUNITY BASKETBALL fundraiser event that is a basketball shoot-off contest. The event is designed to involve a large part of the greater Newburgh community. You can participate 

  • as a shooter,
  • a sponsor
  • or a non-profit beneficiary. 

TO BECOME A SPONSOR OR LEARN MORE go to our Hoops & Swish Page. 

Funds raised come from our Club members and  generous citizens like yourself. 
Combining the goals and resources of your community with the wide reach of Rotary International helps us pool resources, and share them where they can do the most impact. The coordination of the projects brings more assistance to those in need, maximizing the impact of limited and specialized resources.

A Taste of Newburgh

Together, the Greater Newburgh Rotary teams up with local restaurants and hosts "A Taste of Newburgh". Monies raised from this event go to charitable organizations who support families and individuals living in the Greater Newburgh area who are in need of support. 
To become a vendor for "A Taste of Newburgh" go to our Contact Page.
Join Us For Tastings From Our Areas Restaurants From Culinary Chefs At Mount St Mary's College.

Proceeds to benefit our local community organizations. Advance Ticket Price $25 or $30 at the door (Rain or Shine)!
Sponsorships available as well as participants from restaurants Go to Our Contact Us Page to learn more " Service Above Self "

Special thanks to our Newburgh Rotaract members who volunteer to make "A Taste of Newburgh" such a big success. Rotaract brings together people ages 18-30 to exchange ideas with leaders in the community, develop leadership and professional skills, and have fun!

Such a great day! It's so special when our community comes out to enjoy our annual, "A Taste of Newburgh" Great live music and delicious tastes from local restaurants. Love it!

Toys For Tots 

The Greater Newburgh Rotary collected toys this past holiday season and  donate to the 
Marine Toys for Tots Foundation. 
Thank you to all you gave to the less fortunate children and helped spread joy during  the holiday. 

Opioid Addiction


this 12 page booklet for critical information on OPIOID TREATMENT OPTIONS. Help a friend or relative face their opioid addiction. This fact book provides you with the Orange County Crisis Call Center open 7 / 24 hotline with trained professionals who will listen and assist with a variety of personal, emotional or social issues.

There are many options that have been successful in treating addiction. Call Peer Services 800-832-1200.

Salvation Army Angel Tree

The Salvation Army's Angel Tree program provides new clothing and/or toys for children of needy families. Each Angel Tree is decorated with numbered paper angel tags with the name, age, and gender of a child who is in need of a gift. 
This past season the Greater Newburgh Rotary gave clothing and gifts for needy children.