Category Archives: Uncategorized

New President for 2016-2017

The Rotary Club of Youngstown is proud to announce William Lawson as our President for the following year! All-Ohio PETS (March 2016) Bill pictured with John Germ the new RI President.

Posted in Uncategorized |

New President for 2015-2016

The Rotary Club  of Youngstown officially welcomed Becky Keck as its new president for the 2015-2016 year Wednesday, July 1st. Becky and The Club thanked past president Paul Garchar for an excellent year and then proceeded to lay out her … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized |

The Rockin’ Race Rocked!

The Rockin’ Race for Breast Cancer raised nearly $2,000 for the Joanie Abdu Comprehensive Breast Care Center at St. Elizabeth Hospital. A huge THANK YOU to all of the Rotarians, mentors and others who helped make this a success, but … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized |

OH WOW! It’s the Rockin’ Race!

In support of the Youngstown Rotary and the Joanie Abdu Comprehensive Breast Care Center, OH WOW! The Roger and Gloria Jones Center for Science & Technology is donating a free family pass to the top two student fundraisers from each … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized |

Closing in on the Centennial Celebration

It’s hard to believe that the Rotary Club of Youngstown’s Centennial Celebration is nearly upon us. Founded on February 1, 1915, the club was started when local architect Charles F. Owsley and businessman William W. Gillen were invited to a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized |

Club Centennial Project Proposed

As the Rotary Club of Youngstown turns 100 years old this year, many activities are being planned to celebrate this anniversary, one of which is the section of a service project that will make a difference in our community and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized |

It’s Definitely Not Your Nonna’s

Your Nonna’s what? Sauce cook off! Rotary Club of Youngstown and Grow Youngstown are hosting a new fundraising event called “Not Your Nonna’s Sauce Cookoff”.  It’s a competition to see who has the best sauce in town, whether it be … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized |

Little Free Library – Take One, Leave One

Free libraries? Haven’t libraries always been free? What’s so special about a small, free library? Let’s go back to the beginning……. In 2009, Rotarian Todd Bol of Hudson, Wisconsin, built a model of a one room schoolhouse as a tribute … Continue reading

Posted in General Information, News and Updates, Uncategorized | Tagged , , |

Harding Elementary Ready to Rock Out Cancer

Get your walking shoes laced and ready–the second annual Rockin’ Race for Cancer will be held on Wednesday,  May 28 from 12:30 – 3:00pm at The Rayen Stadium on Cordova Avenue in Youngstown. Kelly Stevens, HOT 101 radio personality and Youngstown … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Put Kids First, Uncategorized | Tagged , , |

Reverse Raffle Less Than Two Weeks Away!

The Rotary Club of Youngstown’s 15th annual Reverse Raffle will be held on Friday, May 14 at St. Mary’s Assumption Center in Youngstown.  The festivities begin at 6pm with a social hour that includes an open bar and hors d’oeuvres, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized |