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Service Above Self

We meet Tuesdays at 12:15 PM
Hawthorne Hotel
18 Washington Square
Salem, MA  01970
United States
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The Salem Rotary Club honors Mark Shaw with the second awarding of the Club Paul Harris Award for Service to the Club and Community. Many current and former Rotarians gathered to Honor Mark as he prepares to retire to Florida later this month. Mark will be missed by all of us.
Salem Rotarians gather at the Historic hawthorne Hotel for the club's 100th Birthday, celebrating with cake and champagne. A bronze plaque was affixed to the exterior of the hotel to mark the occasion.  Check out the photo album for more pictures!
President 2018 - 2019 Installation Dinner
The event will take place on Thursday, June 21st at “Harborpoint at Root” event space (Shetland Park, Suite 2350, Salem, MA 01970)
Cost: $60 p.p. (Contact Rinus for more information)
Informal, Appetizers, Buffet, Jazz, Presentations (Cash bar)
100th Birthday of Salem Rotary Club
Having a blast at the wildly successful Centennial Party at the Hawthorne Hotel. Be sure to check the Photo Albums section for more photos! Many thanks for all the hard work that went in to it!
Come celebrate 100 years of service!
The Rotary Club of Salem is celebrating its Centennial in 2018.  We invite you to join us and hope you will sponsor our premier fundraising event, the Centennial Auction, and/or make a centennial leadership gift . We would be thrilled to spend this evening with you!
This dazzling evening of celebration will be held on March 23 at the Historic Hawthorne Hotel (doors open @ six pm). The evening will include cocktails, music and a silent auction, a fantastic dinner and a “lively” Live Auction. The evening will close with a dance party / nightclub.
Most sponsorships include event tickets, and we would be thrilled to spend this evening with you. Suggested evening attire is black tie optional, so come dressed to impress
The 2018 Rotary Raffle Calendar is ready and Rotarians are actively selling them. Please join our fundraising raising efforts to support Salem Youth through Scholarships and the community with support. Your purchase makes you eligible to win $100 in our weekly drawing!
A fun night was had by all at Kernwood Country Club for our annual Installation dinner.
Past President Viktoria passes the gavel to incoming President Jason and the swearing in of Officers.
Past President Dick Moore welcomes 2 new members to Salem Rotary-
Welcome !  Matthew Ingram of Marblehead Bank and Francesco Sabelli of Solairus Aviation
Salem 8th grade students recognized!
Students were selected by teachers for their character, leadership qualities and community involvement.
Come join us for a wonderful, fun evening and help us provide scholarships to Salem residents. Sponsorship details are available here and on the sidebar under "homepage download files".
Salem Rotary hosted 3 other Rotary Clubs - Danvers, Beverly and Peabody to package 20,000 meals for End Hunger New England
at the Hawthorne Hotel. All the meals were distributed to local food pantries.
We had 100 Rotarians and volunteers helping to package family meals.
Salem Rotary once again hosted our friends from the organization Friends Forever at the Hawthorne Hotel this week. This group of young people
is from Israel. We take great pride in supporting Friends Forever and their work to seed friendship and trust among mixed ethnicities
in troubled places all over the world.
Past President Mark Leavitt recieves his gavel from 2016-17 President Dr. Viktoria Talebian
Congratulations to this years Rotary Scholarship Recipients!
Salem Rotary Club is proud to contribute to the future success of these outstanding young people!
Salem and Beverly Clubs are hosted by Salem Rotary at the Hawthorne Hotel Ballroom in their annual joint meeting to celebrate Thanksgiving and our long running rivalry!
Rotary Cookout at Plummer Home for the Foster Child program at DCF was a great success and much fun had by all! Great big thank you to all who participated!

President Chris' final meeting

Past President Liz Bradt is given our club's highest award for service to the club and the Salem community. Say hello to Salem's newest and very deserving Paul Harris Awardee!
Past President Chris Casey proudly displays his "Past President" gavel and award plaque!
Past President Chris and current President Mark Leavitt.
What a terrific year of speakers at our club!
Dr. Timothy Johnson
DA Jonathan Blodgett
Mr. Jim McAllister
No meeting
Dec 25, 2018
No meeting
Jan 01, 2019
Past presidents
Jan 15, 2019
Honoring all Salem Rotary Club Past Presidents
Scholarship Awards ceremony
Jun 04, 2019
Scholarship Luncheon
Spoke 12-11-18
Dec 11, 2018
Spoke 12-4-18
Dec 04, 2018
Spoke 11-27-18
Nov 27, 2018
Spoke 11-20-18
Nov 20, 2018
Nov 13, 2018
Spoke 11-6-18
Nov 06, 2018