Five employees recently received Rotary’s Pride of Workmanship Awards. They are: Physician Assistant Alex Carangelo with Central NY Brain & Spine Neurosurgery, Registered Nurse Laurie Depot with Mohawk Valley Health System, Utica Deputy Police Chief Ed Noonan, CABVI Manager Kimberly Scerbo, and Catholic Charities Facilities Manager Jim Smith.
Local Rotary Clubs recently honored six high school teachers for exemplyiing "Service Above Self". The honorees are: Megan Cappadonia (Proctor), Elizabeth Cissi (New Hartford), Melody Morris (Whitesboro), Tim Papienuk (New York Mills), Dwight Putnam (Notre Dame), and Kathleen Washburn (Clinton).
The Rotary Club of Utica is sponsoring Quarantine Adventures to help support the Mohawk Valley COVID-19 Fund. People who buy Rotary's "New York Tough" shirts or hoodies can enter a photo of themselves wearing the apparel in the Quarantine Adventures Contest. The key to winning prizes is entering an attention-getting photo.
In an effort to support the Mohawk Valley COVID-19 Fund, The Rotary Club of Utica is selling its “NEW YORK TOUGH” t-shirts, long sleeve shirts, and hoodies. The fund is a joint venture between The Community Foundation of Herkimer and Oneida Counties, Inc. and the United Way of the Valley and Greater Utica. 
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The Rotary Clubs of Utica, North Utica/Whitestown, New Hartford, and Sauquoit honored seven Utica-area teachers May 2, 2019 at their annual Outstanding Educators Awards Program.
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Meeting Recaps
Here is what you missed at this week’s Rotary meeting: important announcements, induction of two new members, and another excellent program—this one given by Jim White, organizer of The Ride for Missing Children CNY.

Here is What You Missed at This Week’s Rotary Meeting (I apologize in advance if I've misspelled names or left out details. I rely on the website to cross reference member info. The new website already looks incredible and I look forward to it's completion!)