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SOUTH SHORE ROTARY SPONSORS PS 22 SPELLING BEE

STATEN ISLAND ARTS South Shore Rotarians Ed Brochin, Jon Salmon and Rosemarie Dressler, president, witnessed the PS 22 annual spelling Bee which recently took place in the school’s auditorium. Jon Salmon, an alumnus, presented the winning ribbons.  Congratulations to all who participated in the spelling bee!

SOUTH SHORE ROTARY RECOGNIZES OUTSTANDING BUSINESS MEN AND WOMEN

SOUTH SHORE ROTARY RECOGNIZES OUTSTANDING BUSINESS MEN AND WOMEN Staten Island’s leaders gathered to recognize outstanding business men and women at their Annual President’s Business Ceremony and Luncheon. South Shore Rotarian Joseph Torres chaired the event. “The honorees share our passion to improve our community through their work,” said Rosemarie Dressler, president. Recipients of the…

TWO TIME CANCER SURVIVOR AWARDED SOUTH SHORE ROTARY JOHN DRESSLER SCHOLARSHIP

TWO TIME CANCER SURVIVOR AWARDED SOUTH SHORE ROTARY JOHN DRESSLER SCHOLARSHIP “While the South Shore Rotary Foundation John Dressler Scholarship is named in memory of a Eltingville, Staten Island resident who lost his 15 month battle with cancer nine years ago, it is inspired by doctors and nurses who cared for John and who stood…

STATEN ISLAND LEADS NEW YORK IN SETTING THE FOUNDATION FOR DIGNITY

STATEN ISLAND LEADS NEW YORK IN SETTING THE FOUNDATION FOR DIGNITY Edwina Martin, public administer, and Diane Kramer and Helen Timari, Foundation for Dignity presented to South Shore Rotarians during a recent meeting. While the other four boroughs of New York City relegate indigents and still births to a common grave in the City’s public…

EMMA’S PLACE: A Grief and Loss Center for Children and Families

EMMA’S PLACE: A Grief and Loss Center for Children and Families Mary Beth Melendez, Grief Counselor/Care Giving, and Matt Kiefer from Emma’s Place presented to the members of the South Shore Rotary Club, a grief and loss center for children and families. Staffed by professional counselors, hospice workers, community physicians, trained facilitators and volunteers and other area…

LeRoy Nagangast celebrates 25 years as a South Shore Rotarian

LeRoy Nagangast celebrates 25 years as a South Shore Rotarian SILVER ANNIVERSARY LeRoy Nagangast celebrates 25 years as a South Shore Rotarian helping our community.    

JOHN DRESSLER SCHOLARSHIP TO TWO-TIME CANCER SURVIVOR

JOHN DRESSLER SCHOLARSHIP TO TWO-TIME CANCER SURVIVOR SOUTH SHORE ROTARY CLUB PRESENTS JOHN DRESSLER SCHOLARSHIP TO TWO-TIME CANCER SURVIVOR   Rosemarie Dressler, president of the South Shore Rotary Club,   presented at a recent meeting their John Dressler Scholarship Award to Brianna Bove, a two time cancer survivor, to support her academic studies at Wagner College.…

Family Day 2019

Family Day 2019 FAMILY DAY 2019 South Shore Rotary celebrates family. Families of South Shore Rotary recently gathered at the Mansion Grand over lunch to create great memories with loved ones and celebrate the meaning of being a part of the Rotary family.

PS37 Christmas Cheer

PS37 Christmas Cheer CHRISTMAS CHEER SPREADS AT PS 37 South Shore Rotary helps Santa share the love The business and professional men and women of the South Shore Rotary Club have a longstanding tradition to spread holiday cheer to the 385 special needs students at PS 37, Great Kills. They volunteer to participate in a…

Hungerford Prom

Hungerford Prom SOUTH SHORE ROTARY HOSTS PROM FOR SPECIAL GRADS OF HUNGERFORD SCHOOL Members of the South Shore Rotary Club leave their offices and businesses to join together to host a Senior Prom for the special graduates of the Hungerford School, Staten Island. The South Shore Rotary, which hosts this extraordinary evening for the past 26…

Awards Scholarships

Awards Scholarships SOUTH SHORE ROTARY CLUB AWARDS SCHOLARSHIPS Eleven High School and One Junior High School Students Recognized Members of the South Shore Rotary Club gathered this afternoon in the Bermuda Inn to recognize 11 Staten Island high school students and one student in junior high school with scholarships for reaching the highest Rotary standard, Service-Above-Self.   “We join together to…

John’s Pasta Party 2018

John's Pasta Party 2018 STATEN ISLAND STUDENTS JOIN SOUTH SHORE ROTARY HELP STUDENTS WITH CANCER STAY IN SCHOOL “South Shore Rotarians are role models who pull off super fetes.”   The high school students at Gaynor McCown Expeditionary Learning School, Staten Island, know at an early age what many take a lifetime to learn. Working…