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Public Relations / Media
Foundation Chair
 
 
Welcome to Simsbury-Granby Rotary
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Our Mailing Address is: Simsbury-Granby Rotary, P.O. Box 251, Simsbury, CT 06070
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What's Happening at Simsbury-Granby?

Save the Date! 6.27.17

Annual Golf Tournament - Hop Meadow Country Club

The annual Simsbury-Granby Rotary Golf Tournament is scheduled for Tuesday, June 27th, 2017.
This year, in addition to supporting our annual high school scholarships, we will again be donating a portion of the proceeds to our benefactor, The First Tee of Connecticut.
Come join us for Lunch, Golf on a Great Course, Dinner, Awards and plenty of Silent & Live Auction items.
  • Check in: 11:ooam
  • Lunch / Activities: 11:00 - 12:30pm
  • Shotgun Start: 12:45pm
  • Dinner / Auction: 5:45pm
 
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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
Convention: Southern hospitality
The Atlanta Host Organization Committee is offering some good old-fashioned Southern hospitality at the Rotary International Convention from 10 to 14 June. It has planned a wide range of activities featuring everything from good food and music to inspiring tours of local landmarks. If it’s your first convention, these events are chances to meet fellow Rotarians from around the world, and if you’re an experienced convention goer, you can catch up with old friends. Hall of Fame baseball player Hank Aaron will host Rotarians for a “Strike Out Polio” night at the new SunTrust Park, where you’ll...
Member spotlight: The power of the press
When Teguest Yilma helped found the Rotary Club of Addis Ababa Entoto in 2002, she thought polio had already been eradicated from most of the world. But while Ethiopia had been free of the disease, Yilma was shocked to learn that new cases had started cropping up in surrounding countries such as Somalia. “I was thinking, it’s not possible, we can’t be free if the countries around us are not free,” she says. Yilma, the managing editor of Capital, Ethiopia’s largest English weekly newspaper, has brought a journalist’s skills to the fight against polio. She became vice chair of the Ethiopia...
Member interview: Writer sheds light on FDR’s right-hand woman
Battling breast cancer in 2000, Kathryn Smith found comfort pursuing her lifelong interest in Franklin D. Roosevelt. The more she read, the more intrigued she became with the 32nd U.S. president’s private secretary, Marguerite Alice “Missy” LeHand. “I thought, what a fascinating life she had because she was by his side through the polio crisis, establishing the polio rehabilitation center in Warm Springs and then after his return to politics,” she says. Smith, a past president of the Rotary Club of Greater Anderson, S.C., and a longtime newspaper journalist, turned that curiosity into a book...
 
 
 
 
Speakers
John Taylor
Mar 02, 2017
Waypoint Spirits
Rachel Tressy
Mar 09, 2017
Achilles International
Jane Von Holzhausen
Mar 16, 2017
Veterans Affairs
Kristina Gilton
Mar 23, 2017
Gran Bee
Oz Griebl
Mar 30, 2017
Metro Hartford Alliance
Iris Ruiz
Apr 06, 2017
Interval House
Bill Neagus
Apr 13, 2017
FAVARH - Group Supported Employment
Jenny Emery
Apr 20, 2017
Holcomb Farm Learning Center
Pat Slater
Apr 27, 2017
Simsbury River Run
Dave Ryan
May 04, 2017
Simsbury Performing Arts Center
Rick Orluck
May 11, 2017
Granby Land Trust
Bob Pearce
May 18, 2017
Simsbury ABC House
Steve Rushin
May 25, 2017
An American Journalist
Dan Firestone
Jun 01, 2017
Cycling without Age
Tony Healy
Jun 15, 2017
Simsbury Granby Rotary Golf Tournament
 
 
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