Posted June 29, 2020
The Club celebrated successes of the past year during its Change of Command event abord the Pensacola Bay Ferry. Local attorney Sally Fox was installed as the new President.
President Sally in her opening address said, “I look forward to being President and carrying on the traditions of the oldest and largest Rotary Club in Northwest Florida. We are business and community leaders that are making a positive impact in our community and the world”.
The new Officers include: President Elect Ed Wonders, Immediate Past President John Trawick, Secretary Lisa York, Treasurer Ray Jones, Sergeant-at-Arms Scott Grissett, Communications Officer Betty Roberts. The new Board of Directors are: Leslie Halsall, Lori NeSmith, Marjan Mazza, Lawrence Powell and Al Coby.
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Posted January 20, 2021
Each year, the Rotary Club of Pensacola supports community projects with a number of grants to charitable 501(c)3 organizations. The Club supports targeted projects that address areas such as peace and conflict prevention/resolution, disease prevention and treatment, water and sanitation, maternal and child health, basic education, and literacy, or economic and community development.
Posted October 1, 2020
The International Guatemala Literacy Project Spark Reading Program has received a Library of Congress Literacy Award. Rotarians in Northwest Florida District 6940 and Rotary International have helped educate over 220,000 Guatemalan indigenous students since 1997.
Posted June 30, 2020
The 2020 Grover Robinson III Award was presented to Dr. Ed Meadows, President of Pensacola State College, and Sandra Robinson Award was presented to Ms. Teri Levin, Co-Owner Levin-Rinke Realty, at the Club Change of Command Ceremony.
Posted June 15, 2020
Rotary Club of Pensacola gave a $5,000 donation to Manna Food Bank to help provide food for those in need due to the Covid-19 Virus. In addition, a total of $15,000 in grants were awarded to 10 local non-profit organizations.