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Rotary News
Convention: Southern hospitality
The Atlanta Host Organization Committee is offering some good old-fashioned Southern hospitality at the Rotary International Convention from 10 to 14 June. It has planned a wide range of activities featuring everything from good food and music to inspiring tours of local landmarks. If it’s your first convention, these events are chances to meet fellow Rotarians from around the world, and if you’re an experienced convention goer, you can catch up with old friends. Hall of Fame baseball player Hank Aaron will host Rotarians for a “Strike Out Polio” night at the new SunTrust Park, where you’ll...
Member spotlight: The power of the press
When Teguest Yilma helped found the Rotary Club of Addis Ababa Entoto in 2002, she thought polio had already been eradicated from most of the world. But while Ethiopia had been free of the disease, Yilma was shocked to learn that new cases had started cropping up in surrounding countries such as Somalia. “I was thinking, it’s not possible, we can’t be free if the countries around us are not free,” she says. Yilma, the managing editor of Capital, Ethiopia’s largest English weekly newspaper, has brought a journalist’s skills to the fight against polio. She became vice chair of the Ethiopia...
Member interview: Writer sheds light on FDR’s right-hand woman
Battling breast cancer in 2000, Kathryn Smith found comfort pursuing her lifelong interest in Franklin D. Roosevelt. The more she read, the more intrigued she became with the 32nd U.S. president’s private secretary, Marguerite Alice “Missy” LeHand. “I thought, what a fascinating life she had because she was by his side through the polio crisis, establishing the polio rehabilitation center in Warm Springs and then after his return to politics,” she says. Smith, a past president of the Rotary Club of Greater Anderson, S.C., and a longtime newspaper journalist, turned that curiosity into a book...
 
Our Motto Is "Service Above Self"
Nashoba Valley
We meet on the 1st, 3rd, & 5th Thursdays at 7:15 - 8:30 AM:
Emma's Cafe
(next to Aubuchon Hardware)
117 Great Road
Stow, MA 01775
 
 
 
We also meet on the 2nd & 4th Thursdays at 5:45 - 7:00 PM:   
Nancy's Air Field Cafe, 302 Boxboro Road, Stow, MA 01775
 
Welcome to the Rotary Club of Nashoba Valley!
The Rotary Club of Nashoba Valley is a vibrant, inclusive, “go-to” club, supporting the needs of people in our communities locally and around the world. We serve the local communities of Bolton, Lancaster, and Stow, Massachusetts.
 
The Rotary Club of Nashoba Valley was chartered by Rotary International on February 24, 2012, the first new Rotary club chartered in District 7910 in over a decade!
 
 
President Chris Spear Receives Paul Harris +4 Award
 
Our Speaker, Suzie Mason, Discusses Domestic Violence Awareness
 
Our Speaker, Rebecca Stadolnik, of the Medical Reserve Corps of Stow
Our speaker, Katie Quinn, Owner of Mullahy’s Cheese Shop in Hudson
Thanks to the Bolton Bean for an emergency meeting location!
 
 
Club Executives
President
President Elect
President Nominee
Secretary
Executive Secretary
Treasurer
Sgt at Arms
Foundation Chair
Polio Challenge Chair
Membership Chair
Public Relations Chair
Speaker Chair
Bulletin Chair
RYLA Chair
Interact Chair
Rotaract
Scholarship Chair
International Projects Chair
Director
Director
Director
Director
 
 
 
 

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Rotary Club of Nashoba Valley
P.O. Box 322, Stow, MA 01775