Washington Capitals continue partnership with Rotary’s End Polio Now campaign with game on March 25, 2017

We are pleased to announce that the Washington Capitals are continuing the partnership to support our End Polio Now campaign this season. The Washington Capitals End Polio Now Night will take place on Saturday, March 25 at 7:00 p.m. as the Capitals face the Arizona Coyotes. Three dollars from every ticket sold will be again contributed to Rotary’s PolioPlus program.

Tickets for the March 25 game are very limited so please place your order as soon as possible. Price is $57 for Mezzanine seats. I strongly encourage clubs to designate a coordinator to buy a block of seats for its members. All orders of more than 8 tickets must be purchased through Bobby Minnette at rminnette@monumentalsports.com or (202) 292-1947.

If you wish to order tickets individually, please use the following instructions:

  1. Click on the following web page: www.msesales.com/caps/endpolio
  2. Enter promo code ENDPOLIOCAPS (case sensitive)
  3. Select section and seats you desire
  4. Set up Monumental Sports account if you do not have one already
  5. Purchase tickets

All online orders will be subject to all service charges and handling fees. Please note that you will not be able to print your tickets until 72 hours prior to the game.

Click here to download the flyer featuring the game.. Please do not hesitate to contact Vance Zavela at vance.zavela@verizon.net for more information.


“On the Road” - District Governor Janet Brown

Welcome to the October Issue. The air is turning crisp and First Gentleman and I are busy with official visits. See pictures that showcase our initial visits and Fun we are having visiting our Rotary family members. ....
7610 Membership Strategies That Work

The following is a 'smorgasbord' of intentional strategies for District 7610 that actually work: ....
The Historical District 7610

From the files of the District and Research by the District Historian ....
Rachel LoCurto Named 7610 Alumni Chair of District

District Governor Janet Brown has named Rachel LoCurto to the Membership team and Alumni Chair. Rachel is currently an analyst with Centra Technologies and a member of the Alexandria West Rotary Club. ....
Tejas Patel is Chair of Rotary Young Professionals

Tejas Patel has been named Chair of Young Professionals in District 7610 and a Membership Ambassador for Young Professionals working in collaboration with our Alumni Chair ....
Warsaw Rotary Club Representing a Legacy of Community Partnerships in Richmond County and Beyond

Warsaw Rotary Club consists of a group of local residents who have tirelessly and steadfastly proven the Rotary motto of "Service above Self" to be a guiding principle in our local community. Here are a few highlights provided by club members. ....
Plants to End Polio

Gloucester Point Rotary Club is proud to continue their web -based fund raising project, Plants to End Polio. When Gloucester Point Rotary Charitable Foundation is selected through the Brent & Becky's Bulbs Bloomin' Bucks portal, 25% of the purchaser’s sale is designated specifically to Rotary International’s campaign to End Polio Now. ....
Go Baby Go Event

On Sept. 17, Bailey’s Crossroads Rotarians participated in an inaugural Go Baby Go event at Marymount University in Arlington. Go Baby Go transforms the lives of children with mobility challenges by providing adapted battery powered cars and 4-wheelers to help these kids move in their environment ... just like other kids do ....


Sustainable Development Goals. Helping Your Club Identify Important Areas of Focus in 2016-2017

Rotary has identified specific causes to target to maximize our local and global impact. At the same time, we understand that each community has its own unique needs and concerns. ....
Save the Date, October 29, 2016, for the Peacebuilder Conference, sponsored by our own Rotary District 7610!

Plan to attend at the UMW Stafford Campus. Look for details and registration on the 7610 Website. REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN on District 7610 DaCdb Calendar! ....
Members of the 7610 District Leadership Team Visit RI Headquarters in Evanston in August

Members of the District 7610 Leadership Team traveled to Rotary International Headquarters in Evanston, Illinois for a meeting with their staff on Monday, August 15, 2016. ....
District 7610 Paul Harris Society Is a Way to Expand Your Reach!

As of 17 September 2016, there. are 243 Paul Harris Society members in District 7610, generating a minimum of $240,000 annually in donations. ....
Major Donor and Paul Harris Society Recognitions in August and September

PDG & DRFC Juanita Caw ley recognizes, new Major Donor, Eric Reeves of the Rotary Club of Lake Ridge on August 24, 2016. (Photo by Tim Jackson) ....
Major Donor and Paul Harris Society Recognitions in August and September

On September 17, 2016 during the District Foundation Seminar, PDG & DRFC Juanita Cawley welcomed President Michael Arietti of the McLean Rotary Club (right) as the newest member of the Paul Harris Society. DG Janet Brown (left) cheers him on. (Photo by Felton Page) ....
Attendees at the 7610 District Foundation & Membership/Public Image Seminar held on September 17 Inspired by District Scholarship Recipient Amina Amisi

First Rotary 7610 District Scholarship recipient, Amina Amisi, (center) is honored as the keynote speaker of the Fall District Foundation Seminar by (from left to right) DG Janet Brown, First Gentleman, Felton Page, PDG & DRFC Juanita Cawley, and PDG and President of the Rotary E- Club of District 7610, Tin Tin Nu Raschid. ....
Welcome AFA Michael J. Vrabel of the North Stafford Rotary Club

Michael Vrabel was born and raised in Los Angeles, California and enlisted in the United States Marine Corps at age18. He spent 27 years in the USMC with assignments in Asia, Europe, and the U.S., including Viet Nam (65-66) and the first Gulf War (90-91). ....
Hall of Fame Singer Donovan Becomes a Rotary Polio Ambassador

Legendary singer and polio survivor Donovan Leitch, better known simply as Donovan, has joined Rotary in its fight to eradicate the paralyzing disease that afflicted him during much of his childhood. ....
Save the Date...A Second Opportunity to Support End Polio Now. Join Fellow District 7610 Rotarians at Nationals Stadium on October 1st

Questions? Contact Vance Zavela at vance.zavela@verizon.net ....
Help Rotarians Serving Humanity! Come Join the Member Clubs of the District 7610 Water Alliance to Support the Zambian Water Project

The Strategic Water Alliance is proud to host its Fifth Annual Run/Walk for Water! ....

District 7610 Leadership Team

District Governor
Janet L. S. Brown

District Gov-Elect
Ronnie Chantker

District Gov-Nominee
Joan M. Renner

iPDG & Vice Governor
Richard B. Storey

Asst Gov (Piedmont)
Wayne Murphy

Asst Gov (Middle Peninsula)
Ronald Saunders

Asst Gov (Northern Neck)
C. Norman Wood

Asst Gov (I-95 Corridor)
Donnell Mohr

Asst Gov (Wine Country)
Wayne Murphy

Asst Gov (Prince William County)
Victor L. Evans

Asst Gov (Alexandria/Mt. Vernon)
Joan M. Renner

Asst Gov (W. Central Fairfax County)
James Kirkpatrick

Asst Gov (E. Central Fairfax County/Fairfax City)
Joe Lott

Asst Gov (NE Fairfax County)
Suzanne P. McDougall

Asst Gov (NW Fairfax County)
Hayward Hull

Asst Gov (Loudoun County)
James D. Gates