Congratulations to our 2017-2018 Club Award Recipients Jane Ferrell and Matt Johnson. Also Diane McGuire was the club Treasurer for 15 years and received a special recognition. Finally, we inducted our 2018-2019 Club President David Heilman and fellow board members.
Our Summer 2018 is now online! To view the PDF, click [HERE]. This edition features a summary and pictures from our recent Rotary Wheels – Harbor Cruise fundraising event, a list of our newest members, and a shout out to Christina Arnold for her leadership with the Citadel’s Rotaract club.
Our club’s Winter newsletter is now ready! This edition features a special story about our incoming youth exchange student. Please click here to view the newsletter. Many thanks to Terryn Patterson who leads the Rotary Exchange Program for our club! Want to lean more about how to get involved in this program? Contact Terryn at … More Winter Newsletter!
Today, Trae Borden became the Charleston Rotary Club – Breakfast’s newest member. Trae is the 10th new member inducted into the club this year. Trae was born in Las Vegas in a military family and lived several places growing up. A graduate of Clemson University, Trae first came to Charleston in 2008 to work for … More Trae Borden: Our newest Member!
On May 3rd, the Rotary Club of Charleston – Breakfast held it’s annual Water Wheels fundraising event. This year we partnered with the Charleston Police Fund which is designed to provide our police department with the tools, techniques and training they need to meet the demands of the future. We shall never forget the hateful event which … More Water Wheels 2017
In a gripping firsthand account, Mr. Joe Engel, Holocaust Survivor, spoke to the Club on Friday about his experiences during the Second World War, and how he survived execution. Joe Engel’s story begins in the small town of Zakroczym, Poland. Joe grew up in a close-knit, mixed community, where Jewish and non-Jewish people were often … More Joe Engel, Holocaust Survivor Speaks to Club
Our speaker this Friday, March 17 will be Lindsay E. Leonard, Senior Director for National Strategy & Engagement for Boeing South Carolina. Named to her position in June 2014, Lindsay is responsible for government relations and Global Corporate Citizenship in South Carolina. She leads a team who manage relationships with elected officials and business leaders, advocate … More Lindsay Leonard of Boeing to present Friday 3/17
Russell Frierson was inducted as a new member of the Rotary Club of Charleston – Breakfast on Friday, March 10, 2017. Russell graduated from the Citadel in 2004 and serves as the Development Officer for Athletics, joining the team in April 2014. A native of Easley, SC, he received both his undergraduate and graduate degrees … More Russell Frierson Inducted as New Member
This morning, Friday March 3rd, the Rotary Club of Charleston-Breakfast welcomed Charleston Mayor Tecklenburg and a special delegation of officials (including their Mayor, pictured left at the podium) from “sister-city” Flers de L’Orne, France. Attendees experienced a number of speakers describing the historical relationship between the City of Charleston and the Town of Flers that … More Special Visitors from France Make for a Festive and Lively Rotary Meeting
On Saturday morning during the last weekend in February, nine members of the Rotary Club of Charleston – Breakfast helped fit 25 kids from Memminger Elementary with new pairs of school shoes. Vice Principal, Ms. Natasha Jones (left) pictured with Rotarian Jane Farrell (right) thanked the group from the bottom of their SOLES. Additional thanks … More Rotarian’s help give Memminger Elementary kids Happy Feet