Our Projects

SOME OF WHAT WE’VE DONE IN OUR COMMUNITY:

  • Provided over $100,000 in college scholarships to more than 100 local high school students
  • Hosted foreign exchange students
  • Hosted American Red Cross blood drives.
  • Participated in the annual Wissahickon Creek clean-up.
  • Provided financial support to:
    • Ambler YMCA
    • Ambler YMCA Knight’s Park Summer Camp
    • Wissahickon Valley Library
    • Mattie N. Dixon Community Cupboard
    • Wissahickon Valley Watershed Association
    • Wissahickon Fire Company
    • Head Start
    • Face to Face of Germantown
  • Mentor and support local high school Interact Clubs
  • Mentor and support Montgomery County Community College Rotaract Club
  • Funded the Centennial Bridge over the Wissahickon Creek
  • Provided $70,000 for renovation of the Mattie N. Dixon Community Cupboard building.
  • Supported the annual Kris Kringle Christmas to help families with serious adolescent medical issues have a better Christmas.
  • Sponsor a “student of the month” program honoring local high school students
  • Partnered with Ambler Main Street and the Borough of Ambler to sponsor the Ambler Arts and Music Festival.
  • Established the Rotary Club of Ambler Endowment at Montgomery County Community College providing scholarships to local students.
  • Supported tree planting in the Wissahickon Valley Watershed
  • Purchase 2 AED devices for the Wissahickon Fire Company
  • Provided 1000 pounds of food to the Mattie N. Dixon Community Cupboard
  • Repaired and updated the Ambler Kiosk
  • Purchased 2 in-car camera systems for Ambler Police department

 

SOME OF WHAT WE’VE DONE IN THE WORLD:

  • Supported Shelter Box initiatives for disaster victims throughout the world.
  • Purchased hundreds of wheelchairs as part of the Wheelchair Foundation.
  • Raised over $100,000 for the Polio Plus program of Rotary International to pursue the eradication of polio worldwide.
  • Supported “Bridges to Prosperity” in Africa, building pedestrian bridges connecting isolated villages.
  • Supported Water Pump projects for India bringing water to over 2,000 people.
  • Supported a water filtration project for Lima, Peru, providing clean drinking water for over 7,400 people.
  • Supported the Manyara Holistic Centre in Babati,Tanzania. Children at the Centre, most of whom were previously living in the streets, receive a bed, food, education, clothing, counseling and medical care
  • Rotoplast, providing cleft lip and palate surgeries for children in less developed countries
  • Purchased medical equipment for a hospital in India.

 

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Club Meetings

Aug
23
Wed
12:15 pm District Governor Rick Gromis @ PENNS TAVERN @ WIlliam Penn Inn
District Governor Rick Gromis @ PENNS TAVERN @ WIlliam Penn Inn
Aug 23 @ 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm
Hawaiian Shirt & Lei Day! At the request of the William Penn Inn, we will be holding our meeting in the Penn’s Tavern. Please enter via the front entrance.  DO NOT enter through the banquet entrance.
Sep
13
Wed
5:00 pm Club Meeting: Annual Club Picnic @ William Penn Inn
Club Meeting: Annual Club Picnic @ William Penn Inn
Sep 13 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Families and friends invited! NO regular meeting at Wm. Penn Inn.

Other Upcoming Events

Sep
13
Wed
5:00 pm Club Meeting: Annual Club Picnic @ William Penn Inn
Club Meeting: Annual Club Picnic @ William Penn Inn
Sep 13 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Families and friends invited! NO regular meeting at Wm. Penn Inn.
Sep
16
Sat
all-day RLI in D7430 @ DeSales University
RLI in D7430 @ DeSales University
Sep 16 all-day
At DeSales University Campus, Center Valley. More details to follow at http://rotarydistrict7430.org/event/rli-in-d7430/
Nov
4
Sat
all-day Rotary Foundation Seminar @ Montgomery County Community College
Rotary Foundation Seminar @ Montgomery County Community College
Nov 4 all-day
District 7430’s Annual Foundation Seminar and Grant Certification Training & workshop will be held at the Montco Community College on Saturday Nov 4th, Please check the district webpage for more details and how to register to attend:[...]
Nov
12
Sun
all-day Rotary UN Day @ United Nations Headquarters
Rotary UN Day @ United Nations Headquarters
Nov 12 all-day
For more information and how to purchase tickets visit: http://rotarydistrict7430.org/event/rotary-un-day/
Dec
20
Wed
6:00 pm Club Meeting: Holiday Dinner (6 PM) @ William Penn Inn
Club Meeting: Holiday Dinner (6 PM) @ William Penn Inn
Dec 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Families and friends invited! NO regular luncheon meeting.

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