Tonight's Rotary program presented by Sarah Pope executive director of RCC Educational Foundation Inc. After ten years at Menokin Foundation, Sarah asked herself what can I give back to the community? RCC provides high quality, affordable education for students in NN and MP area. RCC is a small college, knows its students, helps difficult situations. RCC serves 12 counties (size of Delaware) with 5,000 students. Two years and transfer to 40 state and private colleges within Virginia. RCC #1 nursing program in state and RCC EFI awards $600,000 in scholarships to students.
Saturday, November 25, 2017
Thursday, October 12, 2017
This video shows the fund raising events the Tappahannock Rotary Club Foundation conducts and it lists the organization it supports. It also promotes its 50/50 Raffle to raise funds to help fund the eradication of Polio worldwide. The Tappahannock Rotary Club Foundation raises funds for distribution to local community non-profit charitable organizations and to international worthwhie charitable causes through its international affiliate, Rotary Foundation. Click here to run video: https://youtu.be/NXKiK0r6-JE
This video shows the fund raising events the Tappahannock Rotary Club Foundation conducts and it lists the organization it supports. It also promotes its 50/50 Raffle to raise funds to help fund the eradication of Polio worldwide. The Tappahannock Rotary Club Foundation raises funds for distribution to local community non-profit charitable organizations and to international worthwhie charitable causes through its international affiliate, Rotary Foundation.<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/NXKiK0r6-JE" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
Monday, September 18, 2017
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Please stand TALL with the Tappahannock Elementary School and the Tappahannock Rotary Club in helping children learn to love reading.
On Monday, 18 September, we will be hosting the first annual Lobsters for Literacy dinner at Roma's in Tappahannock.
Tickets are $50 each and only 100 will be sold.
Tickets are $50 each and only 100 will be sold.
Your dinner will consist of TWO Maine lobsters, butter, baked potato, salad, and rolls. For those with shell fish allergies, prime rib will be served.
Money raised will be used to purchase personal dictionaries for all 3rd grade students and add more books to the school library.
Tickets can be purchased by calling the Tappahannock Elementary School @ 443-5301 or Rotarian Tommy Neuman @ 333-3729.
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
President Joe Wolfinger proudly displays the Club awards. The Tappahannock Club was recognized for its Youth Service, Club Service, Exceptional International Service, Exceptional Community Service and for Public Image marked with excellence and distinction. It was another good year for the Tappahannock Club.
Norman with his award certificate recognizing his outstanding leadership as an Assistant Governor of Rotary District 7610 (which includes area from Charlottesville to Northern Virginia to Middlesex County). The Tappahannock Club was recognized for its Youth Service, Club Service, Exceptional International Service, Exceptional Community Service and for Public Image marked with excellence and distinction.
Sunday, May 21, 2017
The Fourteenth Annual Tappahannock Rotary Andrew Reavis Memorial Croaker Fishing Tournament was a success with a fleet of 96 boats.
From left to right Nina Robertson - writing the prize winning checks for the Tappahannock Rotary Club, Jim Wawner - weighmaster and originator of the Big Croaker concept fourteen years ago, Jeff Robinson, winner of the $1,500 first prize for a 1.30 lb croaker caught near the Downing Bridge and partner Bo Acors on the winning boat, and Jay Brimmer - Croaker Tournament chair.
Saturday, May 20, 2017
Tappahannock Rotary crew that made this tournament a success - left to right - Carl Strock - President elect; Nina Robertson writing the prize checks; Jim Wawner - weigh master and initiator of the tournament fourteen years ago; Jay Brimmer - Tournament chairman at the conclusion of a most satisfactory tournament!
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
The guest speaker is Catherine Read, past-President of Rotary Club of Centreville-Chantilly, and a thought leader in building Rotary for the 21st Century. Title of Presentation: "Keeping Rotary Relevant - Inviting People In"
- Messaging the value of Rotary to different generations [gender, age, diversity]
- Getting the most of out of Rotary programs that benefit the community [Rotary Youth Exchange, Scholarship Programs, District Grants]
- Focusing on speakers of interest to a wide range of people in the community [Hosting a meeting expressly to invite the public]
- Thinking about the future of the club in coming years [Leadership development, incorporating new ideas, finding future members]
Friday, May 12, 2017
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
http://www.bigcroaker.com/ Garrett's Marina is Tournament HQ, boats can also use June Parker Marina and Dock Street launch ramp.
Thursday, February 9, 2017
Tappahannock Rotary Club is hosting "MUSIC TO THE HEART," an enchanting evening at the Historic Essex County Courthouse (Old Beale Baptist Church) in Tappahannock on February 25, 2017 at 6:00 PM, featuring local musical talent, wine tasting, assorted cheeses, and fine chocolates. The all-inclusive tickets are $40 per person. Limited number of tickets and they must be purchased in advance. For more information & tickets http://www.tappahannockrotary.org/music or contact Fred Woodard 804-443-1313, JoJo Ruffa 804-443-3737, Michael Faulkner 202-360-3564, or Ron Geiger 703-725-1103.