FOUNDATION NEWSLETTER NOVEMBER 2016


Celebrate Foundation Month this November!

Celebrate the beginning of the holiday season by participating in #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving and celebrating generosity. Our district will offer matching points on #GivingTuesday to anyone who gives $100 cash or more online to The Rotary Foundation’s Annual Fund-SHARE on November 29. One day only! ....
First Peacebuilder Conference sponsored by Rotary District 7610

Inspiring Speakers Entertain and Enlighten ....
The Rotary Club of McLean Observes November as Foundation Awareness Month

Past District Governor and District Rotary Foundation Chair, Juanita Cawley visited the McLean Rotary Club on November 1 and gave an outstanding presentation on the Foundation and an update on Peacebuilding in Rotary. ....
Paul Harris Society Celebrates Foundation Month in November

What an exciting time to be a part of the Paul Harris Society (PHS). Not only is November Rotary Foundation Month, but it is also the time of year when our District comes together to acknowledge and celebrate the efforts and contributions of District 7610 clubs and members during the annual Paul Harris Society reception. ....
District 7610 Rotary Foundation Team Recognizes a Major Donor and a New Member of the Paul Harris Society

Left: DRFC Juanita Caw ley recognizes Major Donors Don and Chris Ow ens of the Rotary Club of Herndon (center). Jeffrey Fairfield, Club Foundation Chair (left) and Hayward Hull, Club President and Area 11 AG (far right) share their congratulations. Right: From left, ARRFC and PDRFC Chuck Davidson, Jim McConville of the Annandale Club, and PHS Chair Ralph Menzel. ....
Introducing AFA Pete Eisert of the Rotary Club of Dulles International Airport

For almost 30 years, Pete Eisert has been the president of Eisert Insurance Service of Sterling, VA. In August 2010, one of his clients asked him to join a Rotary meeting on Friday. ....
Focus on Rotary Foundation’s Centennial Celebrations

Did you know that RI President John Germ has included three Foundation Centennial requirements for attaining his Presidential Citation this year? ....
Global Grant Scholarship Program for 2017

Global Scholars will soon be selected - Applications Due December 15, 2016. For additional information please contact Ted Hussar at hussarlaw@gmail.com ....




DISTRICT NEWSLETTER NOVEMBER 2016


2016 Done in a Day Initiative- District Governor Janet Brown

As part of Governor Brown’s Rotary District 7610 ‘Done in a Day’ impact initiative last year, food baskets and cash contributions for many families in the City of Promise neighborhood of Charlottesville were presented by Rotary Club of Charlottesville President Bradley Bodager and Club Treasurer Tyler Van Selow for distribution on Saturday November 21, 2015 ....
Rotary Club of Vienna Works with The Dictionary Project

During September and October, the Rotary Club of Vienna joined in efforts of many to continue The Dictionary Project. This year, the Vienna club donated 1,400 dictionaries to third graders in their local community. ....
Mayor’s Campaign to End Bullying

District Governor Janet Brown got the District a seat at the table on the City of Alexandria, VA Anti-bulling committee. This effort hopefully leads to involvement of the clubs in the Alexandria area however; the goal is to be able to replicate this type effort in other areas throughout the District. October’s ....
7610 Celebrates 2nd Annual Done in a Day

11/19/2016 ....
International Fellowship of Rotarian Educators

The International Fellowship of Rotarian Educators is one of RI's newest fellowships. The website address is www.rotarianeducators.org. ....
Mathews Rotary RYLA Camp

These Youth were sponsored by the Mathews RC. The photo was provided by Ms. Karen Lloyd, Mathews Rotary INTERACT Advisor. Pictured on the first row is (L-to-R) Karen Lloyd, Rebecca Mullins, Mickenzie Sadler, Jacob Dietz, Prissy Pelfrey & behind Prissy is Jason Perry. ....
Insurance for INTERACT

Recently a question came up regarding insurance protection for INTERACT clubs. Rotary International maintains a general liability policy which covers all active U.S. Rotary clubs and districts for their liability arising out of bodily injury and property damage to a third party, ....
Woodbridge Rotary ShelterBox Success

For a number of years, the Rotary Club of Woodbridge has been a strong supporter of ShelterBox USA. This past September they did more than donate; they made known to the community the fact that ShelterBox existed and gave District 7610 representative Wayne Chiles a platform to promote this fantastic project. ....




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 rminnette@monumentalsports.com or (202) 292-1947.

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

  1. Click on the following web page: www.msesales.com/caps/endpolio
  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 vance.zavela@verizon.net for more information.






























District 7610 Leadership Team

District Governor
Janet L. S. Brown
thereferee@comcast.net

District Gov-Elect
Ronnie Chantker
rmccpa97@aol.com

District Gov-Nominee
Joan M. Renner
joanrenner@rennercpa.com

iPDG & Vice Governor
Richard B. Storey
rich@storeyonline.com

Asst Gov (Piedmont)
Wayne Murphy
wayne@wainwrighttile.com

Asst Gov (Middle Peninsula)
Ronald Saunders
dc61ac@outlook.com

Asst Gov (Northern Neck)
C. Norman Wood
woodcn@aol.com

Asst Gov (I-95 Corridor)
Donnell Mohr
dandnmohr@cox.net

Asst Gov (Wine Country)
Wayne Murphy
wayne@wainwrighttile.com

Asst Gov (Prince William County)
Victor L. Evans
vevans@pwcgov.org

Asst Gov (Alexandria/Mt. Vernon)
Joan M. Renner
joanrenner@rennercpa.com

Asst Gov (W. Central Fairfax County)
James Kirkpatrick
jkirkpa104@aol.com

Asst Gov (E. Central Fairfax County/Fairfax City)
Joe Lott
joe@lottfamily.com

Asst Gov (NE Fairfax County)
Suzanne P. McDougall
spmcd@cox.net

Asst Gov (NW Fairfax County)
Hayward Hull
hullh@aol.com

Asst Gov (Loudoun County)
James D. Gates
jamgate@aol.com