August 15, 2017

Chatham Rotary Club’s program this week at the Community Center featured Kimberly Baldridge, Executive Director of the Danville-Pittsylvania Cancer Association (DPC.)  Rotarian Carol Motley introduced Kim, who provided an interesting and informative program to raise awareness of this important organization. “Working to Unravel the Effects of Cancer” DPC is a non-profit organization located in Danville, but …

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August 1, 2017

Robert [Bob] Wickboldt (pictured above) is a Chatham Rotarian and Chair of the Club’s Membership Committee. Bob presented the Club’s Program on August 1st. August is Membership Month for Rotary and Bob’s presentation began by discussing some of the challenges that face all service clubs in today’s fast-paced environment.  Service clubs include a variety of …

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June 6 2017 Meeting

At the noon meeting on June 6, the Chatham Rotary Club 2017 hosted Janice Wilkins, a fellow Rotarian from the Stuart, Virginia Rotary Club.  Her husband Alex Wilkins, also a fellow Rotarian and prior District Governor for Rotary District 7570 joined her. Janice Rotary District 7570 Director for the District CART Project, presented a very informative and …

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May 30, 2017 Meeting

The May 30th meeting featured a visit from our Rotary District Governor Chris Runion and his wife Jennifer from Bridgewater, Virginia.                 Chris addressed the club and presented three Paul Harris Fellow recognitions to Club members.  Present at the meeting to receive his Paul Harris Plus Two Pin was …

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May 23, 2017 Meeting

        May 23, 2017 Chatham Rotary Club members were pleased to welcome guests from the New Century Hospice in Martinsville, VA to our noon lunch meeting; we enjoyed an informative program presented by Deanna Ferguson. Deanna was joined by New Century Associates Laura DiGennaro, Colleen Aquino, and Matt Lawing who were available to answer questions with …

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Silas Moore Park Project

The Club partnered with The Danville Regional Foundation and Chatham First to renovate Silas Moore Park, a community park long in need of upgrading.  Significant in this project was the Club’s submission of and receipt of a matching grant by the Rotary District 7570. Through the Club’s effort $8,000 was provided to fund the renovation. (Pictured above: (L) Fred Mitchell …

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Rotary Auction

Charity Auction 2017

The 14th Chatham Rotary Auction was a roaring success!  Thanks to all who helped, donated and came to enjoy the evening!     “About two thirds of the funds raised at the event is invested back into the community, and the other third is used for international rotary projects. Two of the major projects include research …

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