Tag: Rotary Club

Veterans Honored at Luncheon with Quilt Presentation

Linda Rowe and Cynthia Schwartz PebbleCreek veterans were honored at an appreciation luncheon on Nov. 10, in the Tuscany Falls Ballroom. Recipients ranged from those engaged in active combat to those who were stationed in the U.S. to support our troops abroad. Some veterans were wounded in Vietnam, others were on peacekeeping missions during the Cold…

Rotary Club Hits Goal! “Let’s Bag Hunger” Nets in over 33,000 Pounds of Food

Joan Smith The Rotary Club of Goodyear PebbleCreek held the Let’s Bag Hunger Community Food Drive for the Agua Fria Food & Clothing Bank and All Faith Community Services, and it was a tremendous success! Rotarians throughout Arizona declared April 17 through 24 Rotary Week of Service, and clubs across the state participated by giving hundreds of hours of service to…

Rotary Making a Difference in Our Community

Golf ball drop

Joan Smith The Goodyear PebbleCreek Rotary Foundation had an outstanding response to its fourth annual Charity Golf Tournament and Ball Drop held Feb. 21 at the PebbleCreek Tuscany Falls East Course. This tournament continues to grow in recognition by players and sponsors because of the charitable good works by the club that make a difference…

Rotary Focuses Support on Title I Schools

Joan Smith, President The Rotary Club of Goodyear PebbleCreek (GYPC) values strong schools and strong communities. This thriving service club prioritizes partnerships with Avondale, Litchfield, and Agua Fria school districts, with emphasis on Title I schools where children from low-income families compose at least forty percent of enrollment. Most recently, GYPC Rotary donated 27 ChromeBooks…

Rotary Club of Surprise Awards $1,000 Scholarships to Two Local High School Seniors

Kyra Horton presents an Interact Club update during a Rotary Club of Surprise meeting.

Jay Lickus, Public Relations Chairman The Rotary Club of Surprise is excited to announce they have awarded scholarships of $1,000 each to two Surprise students, graduating seniors Kyra Horton and Angelina Minice. Kyra recently graduated from Valley Vista High School and will attend the University of Southern California. She is the immediate past president of…

Rotary Club Sets Record with Golf Fundraiser

Rotary Club member Jim Frey with PebbleCreek resident Maria Elena Bogwald, winner of $3,000 in the Rotary Club Charity Golf Tournament Ball Drop event

Bob Charlton The Goodyear PebbleCreek Rotary Foundation increased its proceeds by 40 percent over last year following the outstanding response from its third annual Charity Golf Tournament and Ball Drop recently held at the PebbleCreek Tuscany Falls East Course. “We are truly grateful for the outpouring of support from tournament sponsors, raffle donors, and, of…