$500 Rotary donation supports food pantry Christmas baskets

The Hammonton Rotary Club presented a $500 donation to the Saint Vincent de Paul Food Pantry Thursday, Dec. 16 to support its annual Christmas food basket program for local families in need. The food baskets, which also included Christmas gifts for children, were distributed Saturday, Dec. 18 at the food pantry located on French Street.Continue reading “$500 Rotary donation supports food pantry Christmas baskets”

Sharing ‘Blessings in a Bag’ this holiday season

Not all people have food, shelter, and the basic necessities of life. They need help just to survive. Helping people in desperate need is a big job for frontline organizations like the Atlantic City Rescue Mission. They can’t go it alone. They need help from the community. During this season of giving, Hammontonians can chipContinue reading “Sharing ‘Blessings in a Bag’ this holiday season”

Hammonton Rotary supports local families in need this Thanksgiving

The Hammonton Rotary Club presented a $500 donation to the Saint Vincent de Paul Food Pantry Thursday, Nov. 4 to support its annual Thanksgiving food basket program for local families in need. Food baskets wil be distributed from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 20.  The food pantry is always in need of support. SendContinue reading “Hammonton Rotary supports local families in need this Thanksgiving”

30 Turn Out for Rotary’s Inaugural Fun Shoot

More than 30 sports men and women turned out Saturday, Oct. 2 for the inaugural Hammonton Rotary Club Fun Shoot. Shooters of all ages and skill levels gathered at the Pine Valley Trap Club in Berlin to load up their shotguns and test their skills while taking advantage of the fine fall weather. Ticket holdersContinue reading “30 Turn Out for Rotary’s Inaugural Fun Shoot”

Wine Event Tradition Resumes

About 100 people gathered at Hammonton Fire Company No. 2 Saturday, Sept. 25 for the 15th Annual Hammonton Rotary Club Wine Event. Amateur winemakers competed in 18 categories to see whose wine would be judged the best by the patrons of the event and a team of professional judges. The popular event was extra specialContinue reading “Wine Event Tradition Resumes”

Fun Shoot Set for October 2

The Rotary Club of Hammonton will hold its inaugural Fun Shoot beginning 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Pine Valley Trap Club, 166 Watsontown New Freedom Rd., in Berlin. The event will host a maximum of 70 participants. Tickets are $60. Guests will receive a T-shirt, 50 12-gauge shells and lunch. Registration is atContinue reading “Fun Shoot Set for October 2”

Looking Ahead to Growth

Now that the worst of the pandemic appears to be in the rearview mirror, and most of the world is working together again, the Hammonton Rotary Club is getting off the Zoom call meetings and back to the business of serving the community. 

Just what the club will look like post-pandemic was the topic onContinue reading “Looking Ahead to Growth”

Wine Event, Fun Shoot Announced as Catania Begins Second Year at Rotary Helm

The Hammonton Rotary Club celebrated the start of a new club year July 26 by installing officers for 2021-22, presenting awards, and looking forward to what lies ahead. Members gathered at the Mt. Carmel Pavillion the annual changeover dinner. They took a moment to look back on the extraordinary year that was 2020-21, on theContinue reading “Wine Event, Fun Shoot Announced as Catania Begins Second Year at Rotary Helm”

$4,000 in scholarships awarded by Hammonton Rotary

Two members of the Hammonton High School Class of 2021 were awarded a combined $4,000 in scholarships by the Hammonton Rotary Club during this year’s HHS Awards Night event June 10. Olivia Catania of Hammonton received the inaugural Hammonton Rotary Club Service Above Self Scholarship. The award, worth $500 a year over four years, isContinue reading “$4,000 in scholarships awarded by Hammonton Rotary”

Hammonton Rotary makes the most out of Spring 2021

Spring 2021 was an active time for the Hammonton Rotary Club as members got into the spirit of the Great Reopening by sponsoring and supporting local events and programs. SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS ANNOUNCED  On June 10 Hammonton Rotary announced the winner of its annual Hammonton Rotary Club Foundation Scholarship. Matthew DeFiccio of Hammonton will receive $2,000Continue reading “Hammonton Rotary makes the most out of Spring 2021”