Rotary Club of Huntingdon Valley-Churchville

Pennsylvania

 

Club Executives & Directors
President
President Elect
Treasurer
Secretary
Foundation Chair
Membership Chair
Past President
Director
Vice President
Director
 
Speakers
Mike Smith
Sep 06, 2017
Civil War Museum: Doylestown
Betsy Payn, Doylestown Hospital
Sep 27, 2017
Advance Directives
Doug Maloney
Oct 04, 2017
HH Holmes, Notorious 19th Century Serial Killer
Dr. Jay Rothkopf: Pres. Montco Medical Society
Oct 18, 2017
Politics in Health Care
John Capizzi
Oct 25, 2017
Internal Audit Services
Herb Klotz, Allentown West Rotary
Nov 01, 2017
Membership
 

Club Information

Welcome to our Club!

Huntingdon Valley-Churchville

Service Above Self

We meet Wednesdays at 6:30 PM
Lamberti's Cucina
1045 Bustleton Pike
Feasterville Plaza Shopping Center
Feasterville, PA  19053
United States
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Home Page Stories
 
 
Outgoing Huntingdon Valley - Churchville President Lee Adams (L)  passed the club's  leadership baton to incoming chief executive Drew Slousky. Under Adams'  outstanding leadership , combined with strong member support, it was certainly a remarkable year. Slousky pledged to continue the club's great traditions and to add a new twist or two of his own. The past year was captured in this MOVIEHOUSE PRODUCTIONS video:
 
 
 
Changeover Nite was the occasion to recognize two exemplary "honorary" club " Hall of Famers". Ed Waetjen (L) was a leader and pioneer in the club's national and international charitable efforts. Dick Freed (R)  was the supreme innovator. Among Dick's many credits was the club's "FishAlong." Event chair Ken Barber presented the two awards.
 
Congrats to our new officers and board. Onward and upward for 2018!
 
 
 
 
The 16th annual Huntingdon Valley - Churchville Rotary Golf Outing to benefit Rett Syndrome research
took place on Monday May 15, 2017 at sunny Five Ponds in Warminster, PA.
 
Eighty-eight golfers drove, chipped and putted to knock out this dreaded disease. Rett Syndrome is  a neurodevelopmental disorder that affects girls almost exclusively.
 
HV -Churchville leadership presented the 2016 outing  $14,860  proceeds check to the Rett Syndrome Foundation at this event. Pictured, L to R, Mark Kozub, Rotary, Leslie Greenfield, Rett Foundation Regional Representative, Marianne Kozub, Rotary, and Lee Adams,  Rotary Club President.
 
Huntingdon Valley- Churchville Rotary helped our community to look more beautiful on Wednesday May 3, by removing trash on the Second Street Pike corridor. Pictured left to right; Lee Adams, Richard Kozub, Mark Kozub, Drew Slousky, Tom Bazzel, Ken Barber, Larry Mantz, Brandon Kozub, Bob Vagnoni and Rich Hamilton. Not pictured, webmaster, Rick Spector.
 
 
On Saturday, April 22, 2017, the Rotary Club of Huntingdon Valley/Churchville held its annual Fish-A-Long at Lorimer Park along the Pennypack Creek.  This community event gives families and children an opportunity to experience the beauty of nature, to learn the skill of fishing and to have fun with others including special guests from inner - city Philadelphia and Christ’s Home for Children in Warminster.
 
Sponsors for the day included the Stony Creek Anglers, Paul Stahl from Trout Unlimited, Clayton’s Fishing and Hunting, Mark Bellomo from Valley Youth Center and Lorimer Park.
 
Assisting Event Chair Ken Barber (pictured top left with Paul Stahl) were  Rotarians Lee Adams,  Bruce Beaton, Norm Bailey, Chris Potter, Stu Lakernick, Rick Spector, Drew Slousky, John Thomas, Mel Montanye, Ed Weitz and student  intern Chris Stephensonwesterfield.
 
 
 
Huntingdon Valley - Churchville Rotary held its annual Flapjack Breakfast Saturday March 11 at Applebee's Southampton. Said event chair Carol McGehean, "A big thank you to all the Rotarians who helped. Even though the weather wasn't ideal, we served eighty- two breakfasts. Great job!".  Event proceeds will benefit the club's kids charities.
 
Pictured above (standing), Rotarians Kathleen McKenney and Ted Blecharczyk serve some of the hungry attendees.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
While most of us live without want, there are still hard times for many in the area. The Huntingdon Valley- Churchville Rotary is partnering with the Cowhey Family Warminster ShopRite to help fund our club's charitable projects through the "Save- A- Tape" Program. Simply label your  register tape with the club's name and drop it  in the collection box in front of the store. A percentage of sales will be donated to the club. The Warminster ShopRite is located at 942 W. Street Road.
 
 
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