Welcome to The Rotary Club of Harlingen!


Service Above Self

We meet Fridays at 11:45 AM
Harlingen Public Library
410 76 Dr
Harlingen, TX  78550
United States of America
District Site
Venue Map
Club News
December 6, 2019
Cameron County Children's Advocacy Centers
Monica and Maggie's House
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Debbie Rodriguez serves as the Event / Volunteer Coordinator for Monica’s and Maggie’s House. Her dual roles include coordinating annual fundraising events and recruiting and managing volunteers and interns. 

Debbie currently serves on the Board for Leadership Brownsville, is a Volunteer for United Way and is a new member of the Sunrise Rotary Club.

Gabriel Garcia serves as the Community Outreach Educator for Monica’s and Maggie’s House.  His role is to promote and bring awareness to our community by conducting presentations to public entities including but not limited to schools, child care businesses and organizations affiliated with children and families. Gabriel is a graduate from Sam Houston State University with a degree in Sociology.  He is also a volunteer for United Way.

Sandy Perez Andaverde is a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor and a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor Intern.  She has a Masters of Education; Guidance and Counseling from the University of Texas Pan American and she is also certified in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.  Her background includes working as a Special Education teacher and school counselor.
-- Invocation - Bill Reagan
-- Pledge - MMA Cadet
-- Song - Lucy Cadenas
-- Greeters (2) - Randy Bell and Robert Rodriguez
Last Meeting, Nov 21
Good group at our first Rotary Trivia Night! We filled up Classic's Bar & Grill.
Congratulations to team Lucy in the Sky (Lucy Martinez Cadenas and the Mezmars)
Thanks to Bryan H for hosting the event and DJ Gilly Gill for keeping it going.
November 15, 2019
Thank you Ellison Crider, Eddie Bartnesky, Kathy Preddy, and Joel Vincent for your District and local leadership.
Upcoming Events
Saturday, Dec 7, 7-10AM, Kid Christmas Shopping at Target,  Apply at HCISD.org to be a volunteer.
Friday, Dec 13, Club Assembly, Vote on changes to club bylaws, and apply for club leadership positions.
Friday, Dec 20, Gift wrapping Service Project at Library.  No lunch will be provided.  Bring a sack lunch.
No Meeting on Friday, Dec 27 (Christmas)
No Meeting on Friday, Jan 3, 2020 (New Year)
Joseph Woellhof will be putting our bulletin together.  If you have a Rotary event or item you would like in the bulletin, please contact Joseph at joseph.woellhof@xerox.com
Take a look at our Upcoming Events to see what we have coming up.  Email Joel Vincent to have an item added.

We are looking for the Ace of Hearts.
Pot expected to be more than $450.
Last Week's Contestant for $437.00: 
Bob Grider drew the 10 of Hearts.
Better Luck This Week :)
It's the time of year to pay your annual Rotary Club of Harlingen Dues.
Please be on the lookout for an email or snail-mail with your invoice.
You may pay online too by clicking this link
December Theme
Ugly Sweater Contest
Dec 13, 2019
Who's wearing the UGLIEST Christmas outfit?
Gift Wrapping Service Project
Dec 20, 2019
At Library, but NO LUNCH provided
NO MEETING - Christmas
Dec 27, 2019
NO MEETING - Christmas
Jan 03, 2020
Joel Vincent
Jan 17, 2020
Club Assembly
Dr. Eric Kendle, Colonel, USAF
Jan 24, 2020
VA Texas Valley Coastal Bend
Mayor Chris Boswell
Jan 31, 2020
State of the City Address
Various High School Contestants
Mar 06, 2020
4-Way Speech Contest
Mar 27, 2020
Mar 28, 2020
Downtown Harlingen
PH wheel & Dues
If you are participating in a Paul Harris wheel you can pay online or at a meeting.
Click here to pay your PH wheel now.  If you're not participating in one, talk to Kathy Preddy - we have wheels that need somebody to join, or you can start a new one.
Club Dues
Yearly Membership fee is due.  You may pay online with this link, or at a meeting.
Contact Joel Vincent with questions.