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District Governor Issac Owolabi

District Governor Issac Owolabi and Assistant Governor Jim Cruickshank made an unannounced visit to the Rotary Club of Tryon on May 9th to recognize Club President Fred Hartley for his outstanding leadership during the past year. Also, present was Ken Shull, District Governor Nominee Designee, and a member of the Tryon Club.

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Kam Kamerer Joins Rotary

The Rotary Club of Tryon is pleased to announce its newest member, Kam Kamerer, who was inducted in a ceremony at the club’s weekly meeting on May 2nd. Kamerer is a former president and founder of a Rotary Club in California. He is currently employed by Tryon Painters and Sculptors in the Galley. He is…

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Community Chorus – Spring Concert

Sunday afternoon was a wonderful day to enjoy ‘The Spirit of Music’ with the Community Chorus. The 50 members chorus was directed by Dell Morgan and accompanied by Pam McNeil. The audience was thoroughly entertained with the Community Chorus’ performance of a “Phantom of the Opera” medley, “Carolina in the Morning”, “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy”…

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Federal Budgeting Explained

At the April 25th meeting of the Rotary Club of Tryon, Scott Hooper presented a program on the federal budgeting process. Hooper, a West Point graduate and career infantry officer, spent 26 years on active duty retiring as a Colonel in 2016. In addition to serving in overseas combat tours, Colonel Hooper served at the…

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Foundation Grants & Awards

Each year the Rotary club of Tryon Foundation provides grants and awards to deserving individuals and organizations. During the 2017-2018 Rotary year, the Rotary Club of Tryon Foundation awarded over $39,000 to organizations and individual demonstrating the ideals of Rotary. The funding for the grants and awards distributed by the Foundation comes from the fundraisers…

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