Rotary Club of Rutland

Club Information
The Rotary Club of Rutland  

Service Above Self

We meet In Person
Mondays at 12:15 PM
American Legion
33 Washington Street
Rutland, VT 05701
United States of America
Home Page Stories

The 48-48-48 Pickleball Challenge: 48 Pickleball Matches in 48 States in less than 48 Days

On May 1, two Sarasota-somethings Dean Matt (aka MuchoDeanAero, aka The Pickleball Pilot) and  Kent Lampke, and pickleball addicts/instructors departed Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) in an attempt at a World Record: Fastest Time to Play a Game of Pickleball in all 48 Contiguous States. They chose the Rotary Club of Rutland to host the stop in Vermont.

Tom Giffin, Vermont Old Cemeteries Association president, led volunteers at a clean-up at North Main Cemetery in Rutland where many Revolutionary War soldiers are buried. Many volunteers from the Rotary clubs in Rutland, VOCA, and others cleaned up the cemetery on Saturday, May 13.

The Rotary Club of Rutland will host the Build Better Friendships Pickleball Tournament in partnership with Vermont Sport & Fitness and Rutland Recreation & Parks Department to be held Saturday, September 10, and Sunday, September 11. To sponsor the event contact Tournament registration now open

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.
Kristina Siliski
Apr 15, 2024 12:15 PM
The Pines at Rutland
Jeanette Langston
Apr 22, 2024 12:00 PM
Social Tinkering
Upcoming Events
  • Board of Directors Meeting
    May 09, 2024
    12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Board of Directors Meeting
    Jun. 13, 2024
    12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
With each $65 donation one Rotary Christmas tree to be given to a local family in need.
Join our 2023
Gift a Tree Supporters
Kevin Loso and Deb Marro
Matt and Candice Britt
Scott and Traci Moore
The Gormley Family
Brad and Kathy Morgan
Chris Keyser
Chris Keyser
Lisa Naugle
Ed and Daphne Hemmer
Barb Giancola
Reed Wilcox
Maria Napalitano-Fish & Marcus Fish Jr.
Jesser Family
Lynn & Chuck Rose
Otter Creek Law
Christopher Champine
Eileen Sweeny
Baird Family Maple Syrup
Barb Giancola
Ron & Jean Bower
Keri & Alden Franzoni
Louis Scott
Linda Austin
John Wing
Club Executives & Directors
President Elect
Executive Secretary/Director
Immediate Past President
Public Relations
Youth Exchange
Service Projects
Speakers & Programs
Thank you to all our 2022 Gift A Tree supporters
Will & Allison Gormly
Kevin Loso and Deb Marro
Lou Scott
Barbara Giancola
Ronald & Joan Bower
Robert "tree man" Miller
Jeana Baird and Jacob Powsner
Dave and Liz
Rutland Santa Claus
Brad and Kathy Morgan
John B Wing
Come Alive Outside
Joe Rodolfy
Ed and Daphne Hemmer
Chris Keyser
Sara Von Trapp
William and Deborah Scranton
Maria Napolitano Fish
Sonia Yau
Merry Christmas - Elias Hajj
Rose Agency of Horace Mann
Rutland South Rotary Club
Olympic Pizza
Glenn & Betsy Morgan
Merry Christmas from The Marsan Family
Barbara Giancola
Rich Carlson
Maureen Sullivan
Keri Franzoni
Otter Creek Law, PLLC
One of Santa's Elves
John & Christine Dore`
Louis Scott
M Hohl Allen

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Emilia Abrahamovich & Lianna Barrera