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A Community Partnership Brings Seasonal Joy & Manners for Life Program to Oak Orchard Boys and Girls Club

Chef Robert (Daugherty), Director of Food and Beverage at The Peninsula wanted to give back to the community that had welcomed him so warmly, and shared with a group of residents from The Peninsula the idea of providing a Thanksgiving dinner, complete with tablecloths and restaurant table settings for the Boys and Girls Club of … Continue reading A Community Partnership Brings Seasonal Joy & Manners for Life Program to Oak Orchard Boys and Girls Club

Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Club’s Flags for Heroes Program Raises $3,200 to Benefit Local Veterans

Oak Orchard Riverdale American Legion Post 28 and Warrior Community Connect partner with the club to raise funds The Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Club joined with the Oak Orchard Riverdale American Legion Post 28 and the Warrior Community Connect (WCC) organization to sell flags in its Flags for Heroes program, proceeds of which will go … Continue reading Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Club’s Flags for Heroes Program Raises $3,200 to Benefit Local Veterans

Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Club Donates To Literacy Delaware To Support Expansion Into Sussex County

Lack of basic literacy and English skills is a growing problem that many adults in Sussex County must deal with on a daily basis. Recognizing this problem, the Long Neck Sunrise Rotary club donated $1500 to Literacy Delaware on October 2, 2019 at the Lewes Library in support of their efforts to improve literacy and … Continue reading Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Club Donates To Literacy Delaware To Support Expansion Into Sussex County

Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Club’s 10th Annual Charity Golf Tournament Raises $24,000 to Support Local and Rotary International Initiatives

It was a hot but beautiful day at The Peninsula on The Indian River Bay for The Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Club’s 10th Annual Charity Golf Outing on Thursday, June 7, 2018. Predicted showers held off for a few sprinkles as the last foursome was finishing their hole. This signature event is the club’s main … Continue reading Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Club’s 10th Annual Charity Golf Tournament Raises $24,000 to Support Local and Rotary International Initiatives

Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Club Inducts New Officers and Board for 2019-20

During a special evening meeting held at The Clubhouse at The Peninsula, The Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Club inducted a new slate of officers and board to serve the club for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019 with Assistant District Governor, Carlene Roche officiating. Assuming the role of President will be John Berner. Joining … Continue reading Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Club Inducts New Officers and Board for 2019-20

Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Club Collaborates with Rehoboth’s Browseabout Books for its Rotary Reads District Grant

It all started with a simple idea in 2018 from Tracey Gross. Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Club member. She asked if the club would consider supporting a project to give each child at Long Neck Elementary two free books during the school’s Spring book fair week. Because the club has a strong youth service focus, … Continue reading Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Club Collaborates with Rehoboth’s Browseabout Books for its Rotary Reads District Grant

Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Club Donates $1000 to Home of the Brave Women’s Shelter

As part of its mission to serve the local community, The Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Club presented a $1,000 donation to Beth McGinn, Chairman for Home of the Brave at the club’s morning meeting on April 23, 2019 at the Ocean Grill II. Long Neck.  The check was earmarked to assist the work of Home … Continue reading Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Club Donates $1000 to Home of the Brave Women’s Shelter

Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Donation to Help Fund Operation Second Chance for Wounded Delmar Warriors

On January 15, 2019, the Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Club donated $1,000 to Operation Second Chance, a non-profit organization dedicated to serving wounded veterans and their families as they recover and transition back to civilian life, including over 40 families from the Delmar region. At a presentation for the club, Walt Ellenberger, Chairperson of Operation … Continue reading Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Donation to Help Fund Operation Second Chance for Wounded Delmar Warriors

Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Club Donates to Sussex County Habitat For Humanity

As part of its ongoing mission to serve the community, The Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Club presented a $1,000 donation to Kevin Gilmore, Executive Director, Sussex County Habitat for Humanity …more

Long Neck Sunrise Rotary Club Throws a Birthday Party for 24 Children at the Oak Orchard Boys & Girls Club

There was a special air of festivity at the Oak Orchard Riverdale Boys & Girls Club on Friday, September 28, 2017…more