Rotary is an opportunity to build lifelong friendships
and experience the personal fulfullment of providing volunteer
service to others. An international organization of business
and professional leaders, it provides humanitarian service, encourages
standards in all vocations, and builds goodwill and peace in
the world. It has over a million members world wide.
The world's first service club, Rotary began with the formation
of the Rotary Club of Chicago, Illinois, USA, on 23 February
1905. 2005 is the centennial year for Rotary International.
RI is the lead organization working to eradicate Polio
worldwide by 2005.
information on the PolioPlus Program
Clubs meet weekly for fellowship and interesting
and informative programs dealing with topics of local and global
importance. The Hancock club meets at the Park & Dine
Restaurant every Tuesday at 12:30 PM.
The Hancock Rotary
is involved in many service projects for the community including
youth athletic and scholarship support
and charity benefits. Annually members organize the Halloween
Parade, Children's Fishing Rodeo, and a Tri-state Basketball Shootout, Hancock Playground Project, Christmas for others via Interfaith Service Coalition, Hancock Cub Scouts, Dictionary Project for all 3rd Graders attending school in Hancock and Fulton County, Pa, humanitarian projects i.e. clean water projects, food, clothing and shoes for Africans and South Americans, Foundation Scholarships for graduating seniors and for working adults trying to improve their quality of life, and other civic projects such as beautification of town's welcome sign, planting trees and flowers for its parks.
OFFICERS FOR 2012-13
PRESIDENT; CARMON GORDON
VICE PRESIDENT: LINDA McCARTY
SGT AT ARMS: SUSIE HINKLE
SEC/TREASURER: CAROLYN CLINGERMAN
Annual fundraiser: Annual Hancock Rotary Club Dinner and Raffle with silent and traditional auctions.. fund raiser at american legion for 2013 will be held on Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013.
Doors open at 5:30 with dinner served at 6:30. Contact any Rotary member if you need ticket. Tickets are $40 a couple . Auction and Raffle drawing after dinner.
2008 Annual Dinner, Raffle, silent and traditional auction will be held at the Hancock American Legion Hall on Tuesday Evening, 8 April 2008 at 6:30 pm. Tickets are $30.00 for ticket holder and one guest. Tickets availabe from Rotary members or call Dan Murphy at 301-678-6635.
Officers and Board Members -- 2004-05
Back row(l to r) Ann Hepburn, Melinda Golden
(Pres Elect), Bob McCusker (Sgt at Arms), Dan Murphy --
Front row Linda Hann (Sec/Treas), Sam Judge (Pres),
Mark Reeder (Past Pres) -- Dan Fleming, board member, not pictured.
Back Row left to right
Ross S. Cook - Anna Maye Sigel - Robert C. McCusker
Front Row left to right
Past President Dan Fleming - Carolyn Clingerman
Officers 2007 - 2008
President: Ross S. Cook
Vice President: Anna Maye Sigel
Secretary/Treasurer: Carolyn Clingerman
Sgt At Arms: Robert C. McCusker
Rotary Photo Album
Hanock Rotary Club
PO BOX 35
Hancock MD 21750
Additional Photo Album Pictures
Photos by Sam Judge
2007 Photos by Anna Maye Sigel