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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Nov
1
Wed
7:30 pm Let’s Discuss It: Kathleen Barber @ Ambler Theater
Let’s Discuss It: Kathleen Barber @ Ambler Theater
Nov 1 @ 7:30 pm
Let's Discuss It: Kathleen Barber @ Ambler Theater | Ambler | Pennsylvania | United States
  Upper Dublin & Wissahickon Valley Public Libraries present the Fall 2017 “Let’s Discuss it!” program: An Evening with Author Kathleen Barber Wednesday, November 1, 7:30p at Ambler Theater, 108 E Butler Avenue, Ambler, PA,[...]
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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