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  Andreas Runggatscher
  Rotary Club of New York
    383 Prospect Road
    Chester, NY 10918

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Help our Vets
On Dec 14, along with Fraternite Notre Dame, we've pledged to serve a Christmas Dinner to 60-70 U.S. Veterans. Can you help us with your support? We're looking for food donations and cash. Your generosity will express a great deal to our Vets.
Happily we now have enough volunteers to prepare and serve. Many thanks
    full details inside.
The East African Society
The Quaker Arts Committee 15th St. Monthly Meeting, Friends in Unity with Nature 15th St., and The East African Society will be celebrating 60 Years of The East African Society on Sat.Dec. 9th at the Society of Friends Quaker Meeting House from 1:30 to 3:00 pm. Your presence would be highly appreciated. This is a Rotary supported project.
    details and reservation contacts inside.

19th Annual Capital Link Invest in Greece Forum
On Dec 11th, Rotary Club of New York in collaboration with Capital Link will hold Capital Link's 19th Annual Invest in Greece Forum. As one of their Grand Sponsors RCNY is encouraging everyone to participate.
    more details & links inside.

Union League Club President
Our speaker for the Dec 14th luncheon meeting wil be Michael B. Sullivan, President of the Union League Club of NY. He will be speaking about the rich history of the Union League Club and some of it's famous members.
    More details inside.
International Breakfast - Dec 20
Our featured speaker will be Nicola Watkinson who serves as Senior Trade and Investment Commissioner for No. America for the Australian Trade and Investment Commission.
Her topic is stil tbd. Meetings are at the UN Church Center, 1st Ave/44th St., 10th floor
Advance reservations required. Reserve now.
Live streaming video will be available on Facebook
    More information inside.
Rotary Making a Difference
Our very own RCNY member Levent Ozkurt is in a relief mission to Puerto Rico with brothers from his Brothers In Freemasonry. Rotary brings people together for the common good. We are already in collaboration with Jim Kushner and his team and together with Vice President Larry Cohen they too are doing fantastic work under the flag of Rotary and “Service Above Self”. Thus we so kindly ask you to always Support RCNY! Our club and Rotary is better because of You!     photos inside.

District 5130 - NW California
The recent California Forest Fires happened in the middle of Rotary Dist. 5130 and they are reaching out for assistance in helping their newly established Fire Relief Fund grow. Dist Gov Bob Rogers has sent us a great deal of information and ways to connect.
    Gov. Rogers' letter, flyers & press release are inside.
Letter Sent by President Cowin
We Rotarians of the Rotary Club of New York, Host Club #6, cannot even begin to understand what you are going through right now, but we would like to offer our prayers and condolences to you, your families and community. During this difficult time in your life, may our Rotary friendship, sympathy and heartfelt condolences bring you comfort.

   YIR, President Jasmin Bey Cowin, Ed.D.

Thanks for Hurricane Donation
We've received a thank you letter from Houston University Area Rotary Club for our $25,000 donation for Hurricane Relief. Their plans are afoot to share aid with Mainstream Connections, a food pantry and counseling center, as well as to Firefighters Helping Firefighters, which offers aid to firefighters injured during their actions.
    read the letter inside.

Awareness for RCNY Causes Raised
Our Oct 14 event, #RotaryWalks, has had a very successful outcome. Much awareness for RCNY causes was raised thanks to the vision of President Jasmin Cowin along with the support of Gift of Life and our own Rotaractors.
    more details inside.

Video Clips from a Great Day
View some great video from our very successful #RotaryWalks on Oct 14th. The video was shot and edited by Rotaractor Lyudmyla Kicherezko. Thanks Lyudmyla!

      click here to view

James Kushner updates on Relief
The Rotary Club of Inwood, in coordination with the Rotary Club of New York, has been on the ground with relief efforts since the slew of recent hurricanes made landfall in Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico. RCNY has already donated $25,000 to these effort, but much more is needed.
    more details inside.

View our Breakfast Videos Archive
We've now gotten our International Breakfast Videos organized into a very accessible archive. There's a link above in the menu just below our website banner, but to save some time, you can also just click here.

Attention Past Members/Rotary Alumni
During the Board of Directors meeting on July 13, 2017 motions were made to encourage past members/Rotary Alumni rejoin for the first year at a 50% reduced fee and that members who bring in a member who pays the full membership fee will receive a $250 dues reduction with the following dues cycle. Both incentives were approved unanimously. Contact Andreas Runggatscher for further information.