Category Archives: News

End Polio NOW!

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 […]

Rotarian Receives Paul Harris +1

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.   […]

Vitas Hospice Care

On March 18, 2010, Deborah Totten, of Vitas – Innovative Hospice Care came to the Royal Palm Beach Rotary breakfast meeting, and enlightened the members and attended guests of the five major issues to consider while in Hospice care. Ms. Totten provided the club members and guests with a simple form to complete, that will memorialize […]

Officers of the Quarter

The Rotary Club of Royal Palm Beach recognized two local officers for their service to the community. Deputy Carranza works tirelessly on crime prevention throughout the Village of Royal Palm Beach. Deputy Padilla-Rodrigues is constant with his community policing on and off his bike, and has been an essential part of the efforts to thwart vehicle […]

Teacher of the Year

On May 5, 2010, the Royal Palm Beach Rotary Club presented Marjorie Rowe of Cypress Trails Elementary School, the Crystal Apple Teacher of the Year Award, as chosen by her peers and the school. Along with the Crystal Apple Award, Ms. Rowe was also presented with a plaque where her name stands amoungst those of […]