Meet Keynote Speaker Patricia Shafer

Rotary Peace Fellow, Patricia Shafer, will be the keynote speaker at the District Foundation Recognition Banquet on November 12. ....
Save the Date, October 29, 2016, for the Peacebuilder Conference

Plan to attend at the UMW Stafford Campus. Look for details and registration on the 7610 Website. ....
Focus on Peace with District 7610’s Peacebuilder, Erik Haas

Erik Haas, Rotary District 7610 Peacebuilder Chair, is dedicated to help build a more vibrant and positively connected world through Rotary’s Peace Initiative. ....
District 7610 Foundation Supports Global Polio Eradication

October 24, 2016 ,World Polio Day Rotary, (our fourth annual event) will bring together partners from the Global Polio Eradication Initiative for an update on our fight to end polio. ....
Climbing a Mountain for Polio Eradication

Meet Cecilia Kern, a Rotary Global Grant scholar from Fairfax, Virginia, with a sensational mountain climbing story to tell! ....
Getting Closer Every Day, But Polio Has Not been Vanquished Yet

RI President Encourages Rotarians to Participate in “Miles to End Polio” ....
Celebrate World Polio Day Oct. 24, 2016 and Join in supporting “Miles to End Polio” on November 19, 2016

Celebrate World Polio Day by planning an event in your community, like an End Polio Now 5K walk or run, sponsoring a local carnival/ festival or hosting a fundraiser. ....
End Polio NOW Night

Come Join the Fellow Rotarians Cheer the Capitals While Helping to End Polio Now ....

Washington Capitals continue partnership with Rotary’s End Polio Now campaign with game on March 25, 2017

We are pleased to announce that the Washington Capitals are continuing the partnership to support our End Polio Now campaign this season. The Washington Capitals End Polio Now Night will take place on Saturday, March 25 at 7:00 p.m. as the Capitals face the Arizona Coyotes. Three dollars from every ticket sold will be again contributed to Rotary’s PolioPlus program.

Tickets for the March 25 game are very limited so please place your order as soon as possible. Price is $57 for Mezzanine seats. I strongly encourage clubs to designate a coordinator to buy a block of seats for its members. All orders of more than 8 tickets must be purchased through Bobby Minnette at or (202) 292-1947.

If you wish to order tickets individually, please use the following instructions:

  1. Click on the following web page:
  2. Enter promo code ENDPOLIOCAPS (case sensitive)
  3. Select section and seats you desire
  4. Set up Monumental Sports account if you do not have one already
  5. Purchase tickets

All online orders will be subject to all service charges and handling fees. Please note that you will not be able to print your tickets until 72 hours prior to the game.

Click here to download the flyer featuring the game.. Please do not hesitate to contact Vance Zavela at for more information.


“On the Road” - District Governor Janet Brown

Welcome to the October Issue. The air is turning crisp and First Gentleman and I are busy with official visits. See pictures that showcase our initial visits and Fun we are having visiting our Rotary family members. ....
7610 Membership Strategies That Work

The following is a 'smorgasbord' of intentional strategies for District 7610 that actually work: ....
The Historical District 7610

From the files of the District and Research by the District Historian ....
Rachel LoCurto Named 7610 Alumni Chair of District

District Governor Janet Brown has named Rachel LoCurto to the Membership team and Alumni Chair. Rachel is currently an analyst with Centra Technologies and a member of the Alexandria West Rotary Club. ....
Tejas Patel is Chair of Rotary Young Professionals

Tejas Patel has been named Chair of Young Professionals in District 7610 and a Membership Ambassador for Young Professionals working in collaboration with our Alumni Chair ....
Warsaw Rotary Club Representing a Legacy of Community Partnerships in Richmond County and Beyond

Warsaw Rotary Club consists of a group of local residents who have tirelessly and steadfastly proven the Rotary motto of "Service above Self" to be a guiding principle in our local community. Here are a few highlights provided by club members. ....
Plants to End Polio

Gloucester Point Rotary Club is proud to continue their web -based fund raising project, Plants to End Polio. When Gloucester Point Rotary Charitable Foundation is selected through the Brent & Becky's Bulbs Bloomin' Bucks portal, 25% of the purchaser’s sale is designated specifically to Rotary International’s campaign to End Polio Now. ....
Go Baby Go Event

On Sept. 17, Bailey’s Crossroads Rotarians participated in an inaugural Go Baby Go event at Marymount University in Arlington. Go Baby Go transforms the lives of children with mobility challenges by providing adapted battery powered cars and 4-wheelers to help these kids move in their environment ... just like other kids do ....

District 7610 Leadership Team

District Governor
Janet L. S. Brown

District Gov-Elect
Ronnie Chantker

District Gov-Nominee
Joan M. Renner

iPDG & Vice Governor
Richard B. Storey

Asst Gov (Piedmont)
Wayne Murphy

Asst Gov (Middle Peninsula)
Ronald Saunders

Asst Gov (Northern Neck)
C. Norman Wood

Asst Gov (I-95 Corridor)
Donnell Mohr

Asst Gov (Wine Country)
Wayne Murphy

Asst Gov (Prince William County)
Victor L. Evans

Asst Gov (Alexandria/Mt. Vernon)
Joan M. Renner

Asst Gov (W. Central Fairfax County)
James Kirkpatrick

Asst Gov (E. Central Fairfax County/Fairfax City)
Joe Lott

Asst Gov (NE Fairfax County)
Suzanne P. McDougall

Asst Gov (NW Fairfax County)
Hayward Hull

Asst Gov (Loudoun County)
James D. Gates