The Monrovia Rotary Club has presented retiring Monrovia Police Chief Jim Hunt with the highest award a Rotary Club can present, a Paul Harris Fellow Award, in recognition of his 27 years of service to the people of Monrovia. Named for the founder of Rotary International, the Paul Harris Fellow Award is given in recognition … Continue reading Retiring Monrovia Police Chief Awarded by Rotary
On Saturday November 4th from 9-11 a.m., the Monrovia Rotary Club, the Monrovia Interact Club, students from Monrovia USD, and community volunteers will package over 23,000 meals for the hungry. This is a fun and rewarding experience as an army of volunteers stands side by side forming an assembly line to prepackage meals for far away … Continue reading 2017 Rise Against Hunger Event – Click Here to Donate/Help!
Move Monrovia JERSEYS are NOW on sale. Go to https://www.ICESPORTSWEAR.COM/movemonrovia (see the jersey here) Featuring the MONROVIA ROTARY logo ! You can try on a sample for size if you like at Empire Bikes – 625 S. Myrtle Ave, Monrovia. Phone 626/930-1983 Monday 11AM–6PM Tuesday 10AM–7PM Wednesday 10AM–7PM Thursday 10AM–7PM Friday 10AM–5:30PM Saturday 10AM–5:30PM Sunday Closed … Continue reading Order Your Cycling Jersey Before August 31
The Monrovia Rotary Club has donated $600 to the Monrovia Firefighters Association for their outstanding and life saving goal of making sure every home in Monrovia has a smoke detector. Other donations this month included $500 to the Monrovia Public Library for their summer reading program, $500 to the Monrovia Historical Society for the Legacy … Continue reading Rotary Donates to Local Organizations
Thanks to the efforts of Club International Chair Malcolm Graham, and Club Foundation Director Julie Roybal, the Monrovia Rotary Club was able to fund the purchase of school supplies and warm cardigans for many destitute children in South Africa. Many members of the Rotary Club directly contributed to this effort via their pledges. Dear Julie … Continue reading Cardigans for South Africa
The Monrovia Rotary Club gave a $500. gift that teacher Annie Van Dyke used to purchase Demi Dec, an online study guide. Kids used computers at school and at home to study. The Academic Decathlon Team ended up being 2nd in their division – very exciting! Next year the topic is World War II – the kids are … Continue reading MHS Academic Decathlon Team Uses Gift Wisely
A small but dedicated group of Rotarians partnered with the Monrovia Area Partnership (MAP) and the Volunteer Center of San Gabriel Valley to plant drought tolerant materials at a home in Monrovia. Hard at work were Bill Shieff, Steve Knight, Bryan Earll, Trevor Fessenden, Lindy Hercus and Sylvia Domotor.
Jenny Pappano acted as master of ceremonies as four anxious young men each awaited his turn in front of us, hoping to demonstrate his virtuosity on his chosen instrument in the club level of the Dan Stover Music Competition. The completion, named in honor of the Alhambra Rotarian and dedicated musician, is one of three … Continue reading Annual Music Contest Held
The Monrovia Rotary Club has funded a picnic table at Rotary Park in memory of Bill Faith. He was a long time and respected member of the Club. Learn more about Bill here: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/pasadenastarnews/obituary.aspx?n=william-earl-faith-bill&pid=148136373
Persons drawn to Rotary membership are often involved deeply in many other charitable activities – Monrovia Rotarian Malcolm Graham is no exception. Following a successful 26 year career in insurance, first with a British Insurance Company (Royal Sun Alliance Group) and thereafter a CEO of an Insurance brokerage company he became a missionary for 30 years with African Enterprise as … Continue reading “The Heart of a Rotarian” – Malcolm Graham