Rotary Club of Greenwood

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Welcome to our club! RI Charter # 592 Feb. 1, 1920


Service Above Self

2nd & 4th Tuesday at 12:30 pm for lunch
American Legion Home
806 Calhoun Avenue
Greenwood, SC  29646
United States
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Greetings Rotarians:

Certainly hope that most of you were able to attend our 30th annual Greenwood Rotary Oyster Roast and Seafood Bash last Sat. at the Farmer's Market in the Emerald City. We are still pulling together the final #s for headcount and revenue but we are well North of 900+ .....stay tuned ......

Our Oyster Czar, Gen. Charles Fox, along with his well trained committee chairs did an outstanding job of planning and implementing the event that has now become a Greenwood tradition in the Lakelands area. The Roast is our 'ROTARY DAY' here in District 7775. The Board wants to THANK YOU for the part you played in making this festive event a SUCCESS !!!

Congratulations once again to John Heydel for being willing to get in line to serve as our upcoming  President Elect [PE] for the 2015-2016 Rotary year. John will be the first Rotarian in our Club's 95 year Proud history who will serve a 2nd term as it's President. He will give assistance to PE Watson this year as he prepares to lead us to new heights in RI.

Congrats to Rotarian Mamie Nicholson far also agreeing to serve as our President Elect Nominee [PEN]  for the 2016-2017 Rotary year. Our Greenwood Club is very fortunate to have this high energy brand of Leadership for the next two years !! Also thrilled to have four new Board Members who will be recognized at our next meeting.

See you Tuesday as we will learn more about our SC Hospital System.

Enjoy your weekend .....

el Presidente'


The following attended or made up 24/24 meetings for the Rotary year 2013-2014.  


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Members with consecutive years of perfect attendance:

The Four-Way Test is every Rotarian's guide to ethical behavior.

Of the things we think, say, and do:
+ First, is it the truth?
+ Second, is it fair to all concerned?
+ Third, will it build good will and better friendships?
+ Fourth, is it beneficial to all concerned?

The following active members of the Rotary Club of Greenwood have served FIFTY (50) or more years as a Rotarian and member of this club.

Past Presidents of the Greenwood Rotary Club Since 1920

Club was chartered Feb. 2, 1920

Members acheiving 50 or more years of service in Rotary
Given to the club member who best exemplifies "Service Above Self"

This was formerly the "Man of the Year" award and is given in grateful recognition and appreciation to a person, not necessarily a club member, for exemplifying the commitment and social responsibility of every Rotarian characterized by "Service Above Self".


Initiated in 1973, the Board of Directors selects one community project to fund with a minimum gift of $1,000.  The same organization cannot receive the award again within five years.


PRESIDENT Wayne Bell:  864-993-6869

PROGRAM CHAIR:  Jerry Stevens  864-388-2120

EXECUTIVE SECRETARY  Carl Brock 864-980-4441

  Watson Dorn864-344-0217

TREASURER:   Ben Scurry: 864-344-1099   PO Box 49428

MAKE UPS:  Lelion Elledge760-814-0651


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Rotary Club of Greenwood
P.O. Box 50463
Greenwood, SC 29649



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