Members of the Royal Palm Beach Rotary attended the Palm Beach County Commission Meeting on Tuesday, October 7th to receive the Proclamation Naming October 24th in Palm Beach County as “World Polio Day” on behalf of members of Rotary around the world.
President-Elect C. Keraladasan and his lovely wife Ciniadas visited the club on May 22, 2014. Both are Paul Harris Fellows. Seen here with President Selena Smith with a club flag exchange
On Thursday, May 1st, Past District Governor Terri Wescott, on behalf of the Trustees of The Rotary Foundation, honored Tony Endler with his Paul Harris Fellow +1 pin. The Paul Harris Fellow recognition acknowledges individuals who contribute, or have contributions made in their name of $1,000 to The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International. [...]
On April 24th, PDG Betsy Owen spoke to the club about Polio Plus as the program chair for the District. Betsy is a Polio survivor and gave the club a first hand account of her physical limitations as a toddler and how her father, an orthopedic surgeon, had a unique method to her recovery. Betsy also [...]
On Wednesday, March 12th, Dawn Hluebek, a special needs teacher at HL Johnson Elementary, received the 2014 Crystal Apple award from the Rotary Club of Royal Palm Beach. Ms. Hluebek was nominated by her piers for this award for her phenomenal work in the special needs field for over 30 years. Ms. Hluebek will be recognized [...]
Nancy D'Angelo, Center Floor Manager at Costco, became a Paul Harris Fellow with the Rotary Club of Royal Palm Beach. The Paul Harris Fellow recognition acknowledges individuals who contribute, or have contributions made in their name of $1,000 to The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International. The Rotary Foundation is a not-for-profit corporation that supports the efforts of Rotary [...]
Three representatives from Toastmasters spoke to the club about the organization. Toastmasters International is a nonprofit educational organization that operates clubs worldwide for the purpose of helping members improve their communication, public speaking, and leadership skills. Please log onto: www.toastmasters.org for more information.
Judy Beerens from Panther Ridge Conservation spoke to the club. Panther Ridge is a non-profit conservation center in Wellington that provides a home, haven and hope for some of the world’s most majestic and endangered big cats. The Conservation provides a home to nearly two dozen such animals (as well as numerous barn cats and [...]
On Thursday, March 13th Dr. Bruce Elkind DDS. received his Paul Harris +5 pin. Dr. Elkind, who is a charter member of the club that was formed in 1990, has given $6,000.00 to the Rotary Foundation over the years. The Rotary Foundation is a not-for-profit corporation that supports the efforts of Rotary International to achieve world understanding [...]