On February 25, 2015, our local Salvation Army held on appreciation banquet for organizations from the community who assisted them by manning the kettles from Thanksgiving until Christmas 2014.
Attending from the Rotary Club of Shady Brook were Past Club President Irv Perlstein and his wife Wendy. The Shady Brook Club collected $2,300. which was good for 2nd place behind the Bristol Rotary Club’s $3,000. Pictured are Wendy Perlstein and Salvation Army Captain Jud Laidlaw.
The Rotary Club of Shady Brook held the monthly dinner meeting on February 18, 2015 at the Garden of Eatin. The guest speaker was Amy Williams the Principal of the William Dick School in northwest Philadelphia. She related the impact that our donations have made on the students over the past year. We have provided winter coats, backpacks, school books, various office supplies including cases of copy paper. We will continue to support the school in the coming year. Pictured is Amy presenting a scrap book made by the students portraying the uses of the items donated.
Also on the agenda was our presentation of our “STUDENT OF THE MONTH” award. this month it was presented to Joey Wicher an 8th grader at the Maple Point Middle School. Joey spoke to the members on her school activities. Pictured are Alan Agree Club President, Irv Perlstein Past President and 3 generations of the Wicher family; Joey, her Mother Allison and her Grandmother Janice.
In addition, we inducted into the Club two new Honorary Members. Pictured are Alan Agree Club President, Marsha Fineberg and Billie Adrid.