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”

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”

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”

Hammonton Rotary making Thanksgiving more joyous for those in need

  HAMMONTON – The Hammonton Rotary Club presented two donations to the St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry Thursday, Nov. 3, to help brighten Thanksgiving for local families in need. A donation of $500 will support the purchase of turkeys for Thanksgiving food baskets. The club also made a second donation of $200 in memoryContinue reading “Hammonton Rotary making Thanksgiving more joyous for those in need”

Record number of entries compete in 10th Hammonton Rotary Homemade Wine Event

HAMMONTON –  Homemade wine fans were treated to a record number of entries for the 10th annual Hammonton Rotary Club Homemade Wine  Event Saturday, March 28, in Elvins Hall at Hammonton Fire House No. 2. More than 240 guests had the opportunity to sample and judge 94 wines of all types, enjoy good food while raising moneyContinue reading “Record number of entries compete in 10th Hammonton Rotary Homemade Wine Event”

Rotary donates dictionaries to Folsom School

Members of the Hammonton Rotary Club visited Folsom School Thursday, Dec. 6 to make its annual donation of dictionaries to the school, enough for each third-grade student to have a dictionary of their own. To learn about the many ways in which the Hammonton Rotary Club supports local youth look for the club on Facebook.Continue reading “Rotary donates dictionaries to Folsom School”

Rotary donates dictionaries to St. Joseph’s Elementary

Members of the Hammonton Rotary Club visited St. Joseph’s Regional Elementary School Thursday, Dec. 6 to make its annual donation of dictionaries to the school, enough for each third-grade student to have a dictionary of their own.  

Rotary gets Green Committee update

Dan Bachalis, chairman of the Hammonton Green Committee, discussed efforts to help Hammonton reduce its environmental footprint during the April 19 meeting of the Hammonton Rotary Club at Rocco’s Townhouse. Bachalis said Hammonton is certified with a Bronze rating from Sustainable Jersey, a New Jersey League of Municipalities program to help towns go green. TheContinue reading “Rotary gets Green Committee update”

Hammonton Rotary Wine Tasting Event draws a crowd

HAMMONTON – Wine enthusiasts and amateur winemakers converged on Elvin’s Hall at Hammonton Fire House No. 2 Saturday, March 10 for the seventh annual Hammonton Rotary Club Homemade Wine Tasting Event. More than 200 guests had the opportunity to sample 85 wines in the name of fun and friendly competition, while raising money for worthwhileContinue reading “Hammonton Rotary Wine Tasting Event draws a crowd”