Monday, May 2, 2016: Tom Keith, President of Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina will speak to Columbia Rotary

Tom KeithMonday’s program will feature Tom Keith, President of the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina, a $98 million dollar grant making foundation based in Columbia, S.C.

In this position he oversees the operations of the Foundation and assists the Foundation Board of Trustees in setting policies and goals. Mr. Keith is active in establishing partnerships and coalitions with other organizations and community groups across South Carolina.

Remember, guests are always welcome!

Golf Tourney Recap!

Thanks to everyone who attended the Columbia Rotary Golf Tournament on Monday, April 25, 2016 at the Windermere Club. The weather was PERFECT for golf!

Special thanks to all the members of the Golf Committee: Mark Sullivan, Carl Byars, Bob Diggle, Jerry Smith, John Bakhaus, Tom Gammon, and Ryan Evans. Also a BIG THANK YOU to all of our sponsors, especially Wells Fargo Advisors and JT’s Automotive Group for being our Title Co-Sponsors!

PHOTOS FROM THE DAY!

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Opportunities to help with the Columbia Rotary Golf Tournament

2016-golf-header-image-002We are just a a few days away from the 2016 Columbia Rotary Golf Tournament and Fund Raiser.  With the help of our title sponsors, WELLS FARGO and JTs AUTOMOTIVE GROUP, we are excited to kick off this great event!  Just like our event last year, there will be several opportunities to participate and support our club in the spirit of Rotary and a little friendly competition!  The event will be held at The Windermere Club in Blythewood on Monday, April 25th.  Contributions and proceeds benefit the Rotary Foundation How can you help make one of Columbia Rotary’s largest fundraising events a huge success?  Sponsor: these opportunities still exist, with many different levels to choose from.  Play: register as a team or individual, $25 credit is given directly to Rotary International Foundation.  Attend: non-golfers are encouraged to join us for lunch and/or dinner. Arrive early and participate in the putting contest!  Volunteer: this fund raising event could not run without helpful volunteers working to make it happen.  Whether you’re a golfer or prefer to simply enjoy a beautiful course, we invite you to consider how you can participate!

For more information, view the flyer or contact:

Ryan Evans for registration

Mark Sullivan for sponsorship opportunities

Carl Byars for volunteer needs

Senator Lindsey Graham will address Columbia Rotary on Monday, April 18, 2016.

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Columbia Rotary will feature a special guest on Monday, April 18, 2016.  US Senator Lindsey Graham will speak to the club.  Please mark your calendars and make plans to attend.  We hope you will invite a few guests and get there early as Senator Graham always draws a large crowd to hear his remarks.

Monday, April 11, 2016: Harris Deloach, Jr., Executive Chair of Sonoco will speak to Columbia Rotary

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Monday’s program will feature Harris Deloach, Jr., Executive Chairman of the Sonoco Board of Directors in Darlington County, SC.  Mr. Deloach will be speaking about the positive impact the Sonoco Corporation has had on the Darlington County School District through the PULSE partnership.  We are expecting many of the local school district leaders to be in attendance and this will be an inspirational meeting to attend with a guest!  Enjoy the weekend and we’ll see you Monday at Rotary!