Rotary Club of Rutland

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The Rotary Club of Rutland  


Service Above Self

We meet Mondays at 12:15 PM
Elks Lodge
44 Pleasant St.
Rutland, VT  05701
United States of America
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October 6, 2020 - The sculpture of Rotary founder Paul Harris was unveiled and now resides at its downtown Rutland location on Merchants Row. The sculpture designed by Amanda Sisk and sculpted by Evan Morse is the eighth local history inspired marble sculpture installed making up the growing Rutland Sculpture Trail.

The Rotary Club of Rutland partners with three local Rotary clubs on a global grant to support a significant need for PPE, durable/sustainable equipment and food for the Rutland Area. Partner clubs include Rutland Rotary South, Killington-Pico Rotary Club and West Rutland Rotary Club. The $35K grant was the highest single grant given in the Rotary district including matching funds from both the District Rotary Foundation and from the Rotary International Foundation for a Rotary Foundation COVID-19 Recovery Global Grant.

Rotary Club of Rutland Club Assembly at Rotary Park in Rutland on September 28, 2020. Check presented to the recipient organizations of the 35K Rotary Foundation COVID-19 Recovery Global Grant. Club awards and recognitions. Welcome to new Rotarian members Vanessa Robertson, Arwen Turner, Brianna Schneider and returning club member Lyle Jepson.
NOVEMBER 2019 - The Rotary Club of Rutland presented David Wolk with an honorary Paul Harris Fellowship. Rotarian Dick Rohe spoke to the membership about Wolk's service to the Rutland Community and all the lives he has touched. As part of this honor, a $1000 donation is made in his name to the Rotary Foundation.
Rotarians and residents of Shrewsbury scraped and painted on Saturday, June 1.  The weather was perfect for painting and the local black flies gave a warm greeting.  700 sq. ft. were scraped, primed, and finish painted and addition 700 sq. ft. was scraped and primed. The entire front and one side of Pierce's Store in Shrewsbury now shows shiny white with new black trim around the windows.  One more step in the restoration of the store and these efforts were remarked as splendid.
Rotary Club of Rutland Rotarians help collect, count and organize donations from the Rutland area businesses and residents.
With the help of sponsors, volunteer organizations and U.S. Postal Service employees in 10,000 communities nationwide, the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) conducted its 27th annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive on Saturday, May 11. Stamp Out Hunger is the nation’s largest single-day food drive.
Rutland City Rotarians gathered at the Country Village Campground on Saturday, August 11 to participate in the Annual Veteran's Weekend festivities. The club served a delicious barbeque dinner to over 60 participants.

Welcome New Members

Ethan Zorzi
Green Mountain Power
Keri Franzoni
Rutland Herald
Mary Cohen
Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce
Matt Cataldo
Carpenter & Costin


Stacy Harshman
The Sparkle Barn Shop
Edmund Hemmer
Greg Cox
Vermont Farmers' Food Center
Pam Clark
Bar Harbor Bank
Rotary joined with Comcast to continue work on the Greenhouse project.  A great day of community service.
You can open the Greenhouse Project Photo Album to the right for more pictures of the day.
Past President Dick Rohe had the opportunity to visit the Rotary Club of Antiqua Sundown and speak with Club President Diana V. Browne
about forming a twin club relationship between the two Clubs.
Rotarians young and not as young gathered for a fun evening of miniature golf, hot dogs, and ice cream.  Thank you Stephanie for another great event.
Congratulations to Dick Rohe for being recognized for his efforts in Membership Development!
Russ Marsan brought in a big I Love Rutland banner for the Club.
Thank you, Stephanie for organizing another great social event as the Club and family turned out to enjoy an evening of bowling and pizza.
You better be good (sign up for more shifts)
​       You better not cry "I'm too busy". 
​            Santa knows who's been naughty and nice !
Club Executives & Directors
President Elect
Vice President
Immediate Past President
Gift a Tree
Thank you to everyone who made a donation to the Gift a Tree program to provide a Rotary tree to families in need. Merry Christmas!
Will Gormly
Richard Rohe
Ed and Fran Kelly
Lisa K Alderman
Ron Bower
Barb Giancola
Bob Miller
Rich Carlson
The Rose Agency-Horace Mann
Jenna Baird and Jacob Powsner / Baird Farm
aboutFACE Orthodontics
Otter Creek Law, PLLC
Olivia Towne
The Loso-Marrow Family
Cale and Marcia Shipman
Jeff and Nancy Wennberg
Come Alive Outside
Rotary dude who listens to WEXP
Nicole Haley
Reed Wilcox-Edward Jones
Jeff Mobus
Claudio Fort
John & Christine Doré
Emmalee Jeski
Mike and Marcia Barron
Bill Scranton
Dale and Elaine Kreisler
For our 30th wedding anniversary
Jennifer Medeiros
George & Cheryl Hooker
Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus
Casale Family, Bedford, NH
Rebecca Rohe
Mia and Jacob Jepson
Alan and Natalie Sabino
Rutland Herald
Dave & Julie
Watson Realty & Associates, PLC
Sam Garuso, Sam’s Good News
Joan Aleshire
Maria Fish
Aaron & Julie Eton
Gary Belock
Martha Grace Hull
Kevin M. Patrick, Builder
Secret Santa
Larry Walter and Viv Bebee
Traci & Scott Moore
Tammy Heffernan, Esq. and 
The Heffernan Family
Elias Hajj-Hannoush Jewelers
Nick Carmolli 
Pam and Steve Douglass
Luisa and Chuck Finberg
Jesser Family
Brent & Jean Chamberlain
Bill and Carolyn Meub
MKF Properties
Craig Buzzell and 
Tina Torres-Buzzell 
Glenn & Joan Olson
Dave and Barbara
Patti Lancaster and 
Jack Kennelly
Steve and Susan Englese
Chris & Carol Dupuis 
Santa’s Helper
Merry Christmas from 
Mountain Cider Company
Sonia Yau
Dan & Ester Swett
Tom & Tricia Huebner
Lee & Kay Jones
Stephen & Cara Shortle