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Lake Placid

Service Above Self

We meet Thursdays at 07:20 AM
Courtyard by Marriott
5920 Cascade Road
Lake Placid, NY  12946
United States
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Sibyl Quayle is shown receiving the Club's $1,000 donation to the Educational Opportunity Fund, made at our June 13th meeting.  Also pictured (L>R) are Club members Sean Donovan, Mary Liz Alexander and Randy Quayle.
On May 30th, the Rotary Club of Lake Placid welcomed its newest member, Rene' Jacoby.  Ms. Jacoby is shown below holding her Rotary membership packet and is joined by Sue Friedmann, Mary Liz Alexander and Bob Hanna.
The Rotary Club of Lake Placid recently presented two awards to outstanding members of our community.  The Kate Smith Award for excellence in music was presented to Lake Placid High School Senior Cooper Holmes.   Our Club's Literacy Committee awarded $1,500 to  Ms. Laura Coffin, the Reading Specialist at the Lake Placid Elementary School for her summer book program.  Ms. Coffin (left), assisted by her son Will, is presented with the check by Mary Liz Alexander and Randy Quayle.
 
 
 
 
Lake Placid High School senior Cooper Holmes is the recipient of our Club's Kate Smith Award for achievement in music.  In this video, Cooper sings "Enjoy The Trip" from the Broadway musical "Bring It On" after being presented the award at our Club's May 16, 2019 meeting
 
A $1,000 donation has been made to the ADK Backpack Program which  provides backpacks filled with non-perishable, child friendly food to families who are food insecure - an issue that impacts almost 22% of children in our area. Pictured below (L to R) are Susan Friedmann, LP Middle School Principal Theresa Lindsay, LP Attendance Officer & Admin. Assistant Patty Mayberry and Susan O'Brien, EAT ADK Committee Member.
Several Rotarians recently helped with clean-up activities at the Shipman Youth Center. as part of the United Way Day of Caring.  The Shipman Center benefits from Rotary's support, providing activities for children and youth ages 10 to 18.  Click "read more" for some pictures.
At our April 4th meeting, Sue O'Brien spoke to us about the Backpack Program Food Drive to help alleviate food insecurity.  The Backpack Program provides backpacks filled with non-perishable, child friendly food to families who are food insecure - an issue that impacts almost 22% of children in our area.
The Rotary Club of Lake Placid had a very busy breakfast meeting today, hearing about a new idea to improve doctor - young patient communications, listening to a Rotary Exchange student make some observations about time spent in an area school, concluding with several members receiving Paul Harris awards.  
A sold-out concert by Ray & Zane Agnew with Josh Morris has enabled our Club to make a sizable donation to The Rotary Foundation.  A most enjoyable evening was had by all, treated to a blend of musical genres covering rock, folk and original compositions.   Thanks also to Bill & Chris Barnes for once again hosting this event.  To see video from this concert, please go to the "Customer Pages" box on the left side of the home page and click on "A Benefit Concert for Rotary Foundation"
Lake Placid Rotarians assist at the Lake Placid-North Elba Historical Society by cleaning glass panes containing images of our town's history
 
 
Shelter Box
Emergencies don't take holidays
Floods, earthquakes, severe storms happen 24/7/365.  A gift to ShelterBox, a Rotary sponsored program. can provide several different types of urgently needed emergency equipment.    Club Member Gina Jadwisiak has made it easy to do - - use the link on the left side of this page to download the ShelterBox gift form showing many ideas . Your one gift will bring much help and aid to those in need.  Learn about ShelterBox by visiting https://www.shelterbox.org 
 
 
 
 
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