Final Words From Ross Marvin 2014-2015 Club President
What an incredible list of community and global accomplishments for the Rotary Club of Dr. Phillips this year! There is a good reason we were voted “Club of The Year” in Rotary District 6980. Whether you are looking for a Rotary club to join or just want an update on the club it seems appropriate at the end of my mandate to share a summary of some of what we did during the 2014-2015 Rotary year.
Total redesign of the Club Websiteso we can do a better job of keeping you and members informed.
Rotary Foundation: Our club donated over $10,000 to the Rotary International Foundation to help eradicate polio around the world.
We supported Boy Scouts of America with a $1,000 donation
Supported Rotary District 6980 with a Dragons Boat racing team raising $2,000 for the Rotary International Foundation.
Continued club support of Orlando Rotaract a $500.00 sponsorship at their “Road to Bay Hill” club fundraiser and began discussions and groundwork for a new Rotaract club at Rosen College which should take form during 2015-2016.
At Give Kids The World we supported the Ice Cream shop with volunteers every month.
Club Approved $2,000 donation to Camp Rotary Florida for new Media Equipment
Co-sponsored the new DRAGON ORLANDO ROTARY CLUB making it the 47th club in our District 6980!
Arnold Palmer Hospital continued our support of pediatric cancer donation/sponsorship of $25,000 (Over a 5 year period). Room naming rights at the hospital. This is our second room at the hospital.
What an incredible year! I am proud to have had the chance to serve as president and say from all of us with The Rotary Club of Dr. Phillips, we recognize we could not have done it without you! We want to thank the community, the local restaurants, and all of our many sponsors throughout this year for all your support.
Yours In Rotary Service, (Past) President Ross
Service Above Self
We meet Wednesdays at 7:00 AM
Bay Hill Club & Lodge
9000 Bay Hill Blvd.
FL 32819 United States