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Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays:
  • Herb Stern
    September 27
Spouse/Partner Birthdays:
  • Jeanne Dadura
    September 8
  • Chickie Dolan
    September 15
Anniversaries:
  • Salvatore Panza
    Tracy
    September 9
  • Becky Duer
    Billy Duer
    September 30
Join Date:
  • Salvatore Panza
    September 3, 2006
    12 years
  • Subrata Chowdhury
    September 7, 2017
    1 year
 
 
 

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Atlantic City Rotary-Serving Humanity-the 141st Club of Rotary as we celebrate 103 years of service!

Atlantic City

Service Above Self

We meet Thursdays 5:30-7:00 PM
The Claridge Hotel
Atlantic City Boardwalk
Indiana Ave.
Atlantic City, NJ  08401
United States
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New Member Captain Frank Piccioitto Commanding Officer of the Atlantic City Chapter of the Salvation Army. Frank was a member of the Patterson, NJ club. Welcome to the club Frank.
Today I met with Visiting Rotarian and Mayor of Iganga,Uganda,  David Balaba who was invited, as a special guest to the NJ Mayors Conference in AC. He is a wonderful fellow who has only been a Rotarian and a Mayor for a year. Unfortunately, he Did not get to meet PDG/Mayor Don.
Rotarian Pam York attended the first meeting of the school year for the Stockton University Rotaract Club. Pam said that she was impressed with the enthusiasm  of the members as they made project plans for the coming year. Rotarian Doreen Goldberg of the Voorhees Club is the Faculty Advisor. This club is sponsored by the Atlantic City Rotary Club. Best of luck with the year ahead. The club is putting on a Halloween Program in Pleasantville on Oct. 20th.
Since there is not much good news on the TV, I really feel happy to spread some really great news about a member of our club, Natalie Devonish, being selected as the 2017 District 7640 Vocational Award Honoree. Natalie was selected from a group of other well qualified people. Congratulations Natalie!
The New Jersey Vocational Assembly (5 NJ Districts) will be held in Edison, NJ on October 4th. This is the only statewide event like this in the country. for more information http://rotarynjva.org/
 
Wouldn't it be nice if the whole club could attend the awards Dinner (I'm a dreamer).

TICKETS AND SPONSORSHIPS

Contact your District ticket chairperson listed below for tickets and ad journal advertising. Tickets are $55 per person. District 7640 Joanne Ventura JVentura@nv-njlaw.com

PINES MANOR IN EDISON, NJ

EVENT PROGRAMMING

3:00 Registration
 
4:00 Opening Ceremony and Introduction
 
4:15 Speaker - Kevin Cummings
 
4:50 Cocktails
 
5:45 Dinner
 
6:45 Keynote Speaker - Rick King
 
7:15 Introduction of Vocational Service Recipients
 
8:00 Farewell
 
 
 
 
Gina Preston RDN, MHR, MBA
Director of Cardiovascular Programs
Ornish Lifestyle Medicine—Intensive Cardiac Rehabilitation
 
Ten Rotarian's traveled to Panama to assemble and deliver water filters to families in the Chepo Region. There were four members from AC Rotary and members from OC/UT club and our District Governor Elect Tom and his wife Michelle on the trip which was coordinated by Ted Lands and organized by the Woodland Charities of Central America. 200 filters were delivered to households, many of which house multiple families. The team worked at the local school in each village, where they assembled filters, met the children and families who were to receive the filters. In some cases Rotarian's brought the filters to the homes to demonstrate them. The filters are medical grade, used in dialysis machines. They are capable of being back washed with a syringe and can be effective indefinitely. 
Bernadette K, Tim, Marty, and Jeanne
Led by Bernadette Jennings, AC Rotary donated $200.00 to purchase candy for the event. We were assigned to Bader field, one of three locations in the city. Candy was dispensed from Kerbeck Cadillac trunks. Many families participated. Mayor Guardian was spotted in the crowd dressed as George Washington.
The Person with the black hat and blond wig is Shannon Datig Dressed as a bag lady.
I have two hosts so far. I need at least two more.
 
We will be hosting a delegation of 7 Teachers from the Ukraine from October 13 to the 21st. They are Secondary School Language Teachers. The Subject is "Improved Language Education for Secondary Schools. I need a few more host families and a few committee members.
 
Governor Tom Fletcher 2017-18 has agreed to host a dinner in the teams honor. It will be at Angelo's Fairmount Restaurant on Sunday October 15th at 6:pm more details to follow
 
HOSTING AN OPEN WORLD DELEGATION
The Open World program brings current and future leaders from post-Soviet countries to the United
States. Delegates complete an intensive, short-term program that relates to their professional or civic
work. Observing their professional counterparts in the U.S., they get a firsthand look at the American
system of democracy and free enterprise.
Rotary clubs in the United States can participate in the program, which is managed by the Open World
Leadership Center and funded by Congress. Rotary districts or clubs prepare an eight-day program that’s
designed around an Open World civic theme, such as:
• Accountable governance
• NGO development
• Higher education and innovation
• Social issues, focusing on health care provision and social services including special education
• Entrepreneurship and Innovation
The program emphasizes professional development, exchange, and cooperation. Key concepts include
transparency, accountability, civic initiative, and volunteerism.
WHAT DOES A HOST ROTARY CLUB DO?
The host club coordinates all on-the-ground logistics and prepares a program schedule:
1. Provides a homestay for six Open World participants and an interpreter for eight days and nights
2. Meets participants at the airport, and provides transportation between scheduled events,
activities, Rotary club meetings, etc.
3. Prepares a substantive program schedule that includes professional meetings for a minimum of
four full working days (32 hours), meals, cultural activities, and opportunities for participants and
hosts to get to know each other and share ideas
4. Submits a final report (host narrative, final agenda, cost share form, articles, etc.) and the
Expense Reimbursement Report/Request Form with corresponding materials to Rotary (both
submitted by a host coordinator)
Delegates and their American hosts and presenters often stay in touch and collaborate after the visit.
WHO ARE THE OPEN WORLD PARTICIPANTS?
The group of participants includes five delegates and one facilitator. Delegates are young professionals
(aged 23-35 and for some delegations 23-30) from Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Russia,
Serbia, Tajikistan, and Ukraine. Delegates are civic leaders in the fields of health, economics,
environment, education, business, local government, law, journalism, NGOs (nongovernmental
For more information go to rotary.org and search "open world"
 

Partners

Rotary forges partnerships with like-minded groups – from community nonprofits to the United Nations – that make us stronger and more successful at what we do.

Our partners

Rotary collaborates with international, governmental, and university groups to tackle global humanitarian issues.

Working with partners

Rotary’s relationship with the following partners opens the door for Rotarians to work with them directly:

Our strategic partners

Rotary has formed strategic partnerships with the following organizations to offer service opportunities:

  • UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education
  • World Vision

United Nations and Nongovernmental Organizations

Rotary appoints each year to UN bodies and NGOs worldwide. Rotary’s representatives meet regularly with officers and staff from international agencies to:

  • Discuss parallel concerns and potential areas for cooperation
  • Inform organizations about Rotary’s programs
  • Gather information about the developments and programs of other groups

Resources & Reference

 
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Brazil Rotary member on mission to eliminate hepatitis

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2019-20 Rotary president selected

Mark Daniel Maloney selected to be 2019-20 Rotary

Rotary gives millions in grants to fight polio 2018

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