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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Other Upcoming Events

May
7
Fri
5:00 pm First Fridays – May 2021 @ Downtown Ambler
First Fridays – May 2021 @ Downtown Ambler
May 7 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
First Fridays kicks off the 2021 season on Friday May 7th. Stop down to Ridge Avenue for: some lively musical entertainment, delicious food to grab and go, things for the kids to do, great things[...]
May
8
Sat
9:00 am Ambler Farmers Market – OPENING DAY
Ambler Farmers Market – OPENING DAY
May 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Opening Day of the Ambler Farmer’s Market!   COVID-19  Please note we are following CDC and Dept. of Health guidelines for attendance and hosting of this event. If we need to cancel, postponed or modify[...]
May
19
Wed
7:00 pm Kelly Anne Dolan Fund: “Compassi...
Kelly Anne Dolan Fund: “Compassi...
May 19 @ 7:00 pm
Please support our community partner organization, The Kelly Anne Dolan Memorial Fund, by joining their virtual event “Compassionate Communities Count” on Wednesday, May 19, 2021.  Please visit their event website:  https://dolanfund.org/ for more information. The[...]
Jun
4
Fri
5:00 pm First Fridays – June 2021 @ Downtown Ambler
First Fridays – June 2021 @ Downtown Ambler
Jun 4 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Stop down to Ridge Avenue for: some lively musical entertainment, delicious food to grab and go, things for the kids to do, great things to buy, and lots of community interest selections.   COVID-19  Please[...]
Jun
18
Fri
5:00 pm RESCHEDULED: Ambler Arts & Music...
RESCHEDULED: Ambler Arts & Music...
Jun 18 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Due to restrictions from the Department of Health, we have to POSTPONE the 2021 Arts & Music Festival. We will be hosting an expanded Oktoberfest on Friday, October 1 – Saturday, October 2, 2021. COVID-19 [...]
Jun
19
Sat
11:00 am RESCHEDULED: Ambler Arts & Music...
RESCHEDULED: Ambler Arts & Music...
Jun 19 @ 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
Due to restrictions from the Department of Health, we have to POSTPONE the 2021 Arts & Music Festival. We will be hosting an expanded Oktoberfest on Friday, October 1 – Saturday, October 2, 2021. COVID-19 [...]
Aug
6
Fri
5:00 pm First Fridays – August 2021 @ Downtown Ambler
First Fridays – August 2021 @ Downtown Ambler
Aug 6 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Stop down to Ridge Avenue for: some lively musical entertainment, delicious food to grab and go, things for the kids to do, great things to buy, and lots of community interest selections.   COVID-19  Please[...]
Aug
29
Sun
12:00 pm 24th Annual Ambler Auto Show @ Butler Avenue
24th Annual Ambler Auto Show @ Butler Avenue
Aug 29 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
24th  Annual Ambler Auto Show @ Butler Avenue
Join us at the 24th Annual Ambler Auto Show! “The Best Little Car Show Around” will be better than ever for our 23rd Anniversary.  Butler Avenue will close for the event from Lindenwold Avenue to[...]
Sep
3
Fri
5:00 pm First Fridays – September 2021 @ Downtown Ambler
First Fridays – September 2021 @ Downtown Ambler
Sep 3 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Stop down to Ridge Avenue for: some lively musical entertainment, delicious food to grab and go, things for the kids to do, great things to buy, and lots of community interest selections.   COVID-19  Please[...]
Oct
1
Fri
5:00 pm First Fridays – October 2021 @ Downtown Ambler
First Fridays – October 2021 @ Downtown Ambler
Oct 1 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Stop down to Ridge Avenue for: some lively musical entertainment, delicious food to grab and go, things for the kids to do, great things to buy, and lots of community interest selections.   COVID-19  Please[...]

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