DISTRICT NEWSLETTER FEBRUARY 2017


The Sights and Sounds of India

It all started January 17th, when I met Polio Plus Chair, District 7600 Colleen Bonadonna at Dulles Airport for our long trip to India. We ate, we slept, we talked, and we read. Finally we arrived at the New Delhi Airport in India. ....
DGND Jonathan Lucus - Joins the District Leadership Team

Jonathan Lucus is the Director of The Arc@Work at The Arc of the United States, a 4.3-billion dollar charity federation. In his role, he is responsible for overseeing the development of innovative workforce solutions for the ....
Membership Resources from District Chair DGN Glenn Yarborough

How to Help Clubs with Membership Challenges. When asked (or attempting) to help a club that has long-term membership issues (up and down years, or multiple years of steadily declining membership), it's important to understand what you're dealing with. ....
Want to Retain Members? Send Them to Jail!

What would you say if we told you 40 Rotarians went to jail…and thoroughly enjoyed it! The Rotary Club of Daniel Island recently held their weekly morning meeting touring the U. S. Navy Consolidated Brig (that’s ‘navy talk’ for jail) in North Charleston, S. C. ....
Send Your New Members on a Scavenger Hunt

Send Your New Members on a Scavenger Hunt with Bill Cawley and the West Point Rotary Club ....
The Historical District 7610

"As a revered member of the Warrenton Rotary Club, he has represented his high calling in accordance with that organization's principles." ....
Woodbridge Rotary Club Partners with Lutheran Church of the Covenant to take a Bite out of Worldwide Hunger!

One of the main standards of being a Rotarian is looking out for those less fortunate than ourselves. District 7610 has done a wonderful job of this and so has Woodbridge Rotary Club (https://www.facebook.com/woodbridgerotaryclub/) ....
Plant a Garden

Plant a Garden and Help the Gloucester Point Club Do Its Part to End Polio! ....
Key for Two

Join the Springfield Club at the Little Theater of Alexandria February 28th ....
Play Games

Stafford Club Invites YOU to Play Games ....
Come Taste the Wine with the Tyson’s Corner Club

Come Taste the Wine with the Tyson’s Corner Club ....
Come to Camp With Rotary

The 2017 District Conference at Wintergreen Resort from Thursday, May 18 - Sunday, May 21 ....


FOUNDATION NEWSLETTER JANUARY 2017


Join in Promoting the 2018 Rotary Peace Fellowship. Applications NOW available!

The 2018 Rotary Peace Fellowship application is now available. You can help advance peace around the world by promoting this incredible opportunity! ....
Global Grant Workshop at the Marshall House in Leesburg

What better place to place to learn about executing Global Grants than at the George Marshall House in Leesburg, VA? George C. Marshall was a General and a Rotarian. ....
Individual Levels of Foundation Giving— A Quick Guide

Our generous contributions to The Rotary Foundation are essential to securing and growing Rotary programs throughout the world. Donors are recognized to express gratitude for our commitment, offering individual and club recognition as well as naming opportunities that enable us to honor a friend or family member with a named or endowed gift. ....
Club Levels of Foundation Giving— A Quick Guide

Club Banner Recognition ....
The Rotary Club of Fairfax Celebrates Literacy in Guatemala

In addition to its community service projects, the Rotary Club of Fairfax stays involved in international service projects through Global and District grants. One of the international programs to which the 85 year old club donates is the Guatemala Literacy Project (GLP), funded by a Rotary Global Grant. ....
Meet Assistant Scholarship Chair, Engie Mokhtar, of the Rotary Club of Alexandria West

Engie Mokhtar has a long history of love and caring for her fellow citizens. She has been an avid volunteer all her life. Engie became interested in Rotary International early on from neighbors and her mother Nadia Mokhtar, the current president of the Alexandria West Rotary Club (AWRC). ....
The Paul Harris Society Celebrates its Growth!

District 7610 welcomes two new members into the Paul Harris Society: Bruce Jennings of the Fairfax club, and Shobha Bora of the Vienna club. ....
Centennial Corner. An update to celebrations during the Centennial Year

Did you know that 154 District 7610 Rotarians and guests have already registered and paid to help celebrate the Centennial of The Rotary Foundation by attending the 2017 Rotary International Convention in Atlanta on June 10-14? ....
New Night to Help to End Polio Now with the Capitals

A second End Polio Now Evening on Russian Heritage Night includes special foods and events. For tickets go to link or contact Bobby Minnitte at (202) 292-1947 for large groups ....


























District 7610 Leadership Team

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

District Gov-Elect
Ronnie Chantker
rmccpa97@aol.com

District Gov-Nominee
William Glenn Yarborough
WGYARC@aol.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)
Jonathan Lucus
Lucus@thearc.org

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)
Steve Radich
stever@bitshop.com