of the Rotary Club of New York
Greg's Story Page
District Governor "Sully", District
Governor Elect Don Lee and seven
Past District Governors came to celebrate
Greg Lynch's Inauguration
as our 90th President on July 8th, 2003
District Governor David "Sully" Sullivan and President Greg
Click here for more about Greg's inauguration
(including 21 photos)
President Greg Lynch’s
59 New Paul Harris Fellows
There were 59 new Paul
Harris Fellowships awarded this year.
Click here to see the list.
The Holy See in
Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations
Speech at the
International Service Division June 16, 2003
Click here to read the speech
New York Rotary Foundation
presented a $100,000 check
to NYU on Feb
Lynch (left) Foundation Chairman Mort Eydenberg (middle) and Dr.
Bonvino from NYU (right)
Chairman of the New York Rotary Foundation, representing all of
us from the Rotary Club of New York, presented a check in the
amount of $100,000 to Dr. Bonvino, Senior Vice President of New
York University Downtown Hospital. The check was in honor of the
work done by the hospital during the 9/11 World Trade Center
tragedy. Dr. Bonvino spoke with deep gratitude and commitment to
the hospital’s mission of always being available for unseen
emergencies. The check, from our 9/11 Disaster Fund, will be
used to enlarge the hospital’s emergency response areas.
New York Rotary Foundation
presented one more $100,000 check
to NYU on June 8, 2004
Lynch (left) Foundation Trustee and District 7230 Governor
Nominee Helen Reisler (right) and Dr.
Bonvino from NYU (middle).
Former New York Rotary President,
New York Rotary Foundation Trustee and present District Governor
Nominee, Helen Reisler, presented a second check of $100,000 to
the New York University Downtown Hospital for its tremendous
effort, dedication and assistance to the victims the 9/11
tragedy in downtown, Manhattan. This money was previously raised
and put aside by the Rotary Club of New York as part of the 9/11
Disaster Relief Fund. Dr. Bonvino of the NYU Downtown Hospital
accepted the check on behalf of the hospital, thanked the club
for their generous donation and briefly stated that it will be
used to purchase a new ambulance for the hospital. The New York
Rotary Trustees were recognized by President Greg Lynch and all
present for their role in making the fund very successful.
Louis J. Freeh
Former Director - FBI
TV Channels ABC 7 and WB 11 as well
as Radio Station WNYC were present when Former FBI Director
Louis J. Freed spoke at the Rotary Club of New York on December
Visit to the Rotary Club
of Upper Manhattan
President Greg exchanges club banners on September 4th, 2003 with President Neil O'Connell of the Rotary Club of Upper Manhattan. Gift of Life Officer Jim Romeo took the photo. All three are also members of the District 7230 Group Study Exchange Committee.
Pictures & Impressions from
PRESIDENT'S DINNER CRUISE
Wednesday, May 12, 2004 – 6PM
On board the “Mystique”
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An Evening with our friends from the
Rotary Club of Milano Aquileia
Click here for the
report with 21 pictures
We had a lot of fun at the
New Member Reception
Wednesday, September 24th, 2003
at Immediate Past President Silvio’s restaurant Il Covo dell’Est
Click here to see more photos from the event
September 30th, 2003
Bill DeLong was a sensation on Fellowship Day just back from Ghana with a present from the Queen Mother of Ghana.
Click here to see more photos from Fellowship Day
Evening of Harmony
October 17, 2003 at the National Arts Club
New York Rotary Director Lou DiPaolo had a great time during our Evening of Harmony. Lou also took many pictures of the event, which he has published at Ofoto.com. Click here to see Lou's photos.
Click here to read President Greg Lynch's speech at the Evening of Harmony.
Click here to read Jim Morita's Paul Harris Award Speech at the Evening of Harmony
Christmas Party for
On December 17th, New York Rotarians teamed
up with Santa and Fraternite Notre Dame to give a Christmas party for under
privileged children in Harlem with many Christmas presents.
January 27th, 2004
in Scandinavia House
Main Speaker and New York Rotarian Erik Enroth
together with President Greg Lynch
Catered by Swedish Restaurant Aquavit
and Sponsored by Absolut Vodka
Click here to see 15 photos from Sweden Day!
Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden &
RI President Jonathan Majiyagbe
New York Rotarian Matts Ingemanson (middle) met with Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden and Rotary International President Jonathan Majiyagbe in Stockholm on August 13, 2003. Matts took the opportunity to invite the Crown Princess to come to our legendary Rotary Club on our Sweden Day.
Report from the Zone Institute 2003 in Burlington, VT
By Paul & Gail Caruso
Rotary District 7230
Group Study Exchange
Rotary District 7230
lends its hands:
U.S. Fund for UNICEF
to find out more!
Click here for
Anonymous script dated 1692,
Found in St. Paul's Church in Baltimore, MD)
Submitted by Rotarian Voy Sobon
here to read the invocation
Rotary Club of New York's
International Service Division helps develop
Proposal for an Integrated Approach to
Development in Developing Countries for Poverty Eradication and Sustainable Development
the historic June 18, 2003 meeting!
with the President of Madagascar 25
Second Committee of the 58th Session of the UN General Assembly on 27 Oct, 2003
Rotary's UN Day 2004
October 4th, 2004
From left Rotary International President Elect Glenn Estess, Aide to the President Elect Don Osburn, RI Alternate Representative to the United Nations Sylvan "Barney" Barnet and Florence Chenoweth, United Nations, Director FAO Liason.
Click here to see more photos from the United Nations Day