Guy Casella to become new D7980 Rotaract Chair

Guy CasellaGuy Casella, the immediate past president of the North Haven Rotary club, has accepted the position of District 7980 Rotaract Chairperson beginning in July 2013.

Guy and Bernadette Casella have always been passionate about helping young people. They have been leaders of the Next Generations program in Wallingford for years.┬áMany of Guy’s initiatives during his year as club president involved youth programs including lunching a community based Rotaract club and obtaining a District Managed Grant for community based youth programs. Bernadette was instrumental in starting the Interact club in North Haven over 8 years ago and has been a dedicated teacher in North Haven and New Haven for many years.

Guy brings tremendous expertise and passion to his new role and we are excited that he has agreed to accept it.

Celebrity Luncheon at the Fairfield Rotary Club

President Deb Clancy explaining Rotary and all of the good that her club does.

President Deb Clancy explaining Rotary and all of the good that her club does.

President Elect Steve Elworthy leading us in the 4-way test

President Elect Steve Elworthy leading us in the 4-way test

Thanks to President Deb Clancy, President-elect Steve Elworthy for inviting me to the Celebrity Luncheon featuring speaker sports broadcaster Sal Marchiano at Fairfield University today. The Fairfield Rotary Club did a great job with the program and getting a sizable turnout as well as securing an impressive list of sponsors.

It was nice to see Mac & Phoebe Leask, Gov. Brian Amey, Ed Davies, Dennis Wong and Rosa J.

It was great to hear about the programs and projects which are supported by this event.

Rotary President Elect Ron Burton is speaking at NE PETS

RI President Elect Ron BurtonIncoming Rotary International President Ron Burton will be the keynote speaker at NE PETS for the Thursday dinner March 7th in Framingham, MA.

This one-in-a-lifetime dinner event is open to the attendees of NE PETS and area Rotarians with advance reservations. The ticket cost is $40 per person which includes the always popular Rotary Chicken dinner.

If you are interested in attending please click here for the order form – Reservation Deadline is Wednesday 2/27.