PRESIDENT NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN
We are looking for our 2026-27 CNY Rotary President. Nominations are open through October 31, 2023, and we cannot wait to see who will step forward! Click here to learn more about the nomination process and download the necessary forms.
Being a volunteer leader is a special role that requires more sacrifice, but is richly rewarding. Whether it is you who is up for the challenge, or you know someone else who would be a great fit, now is the time to act.
Thank you in advance to the candidates who come forward and to the nominating committee for their important work in this process!
Count Down to Launch CNY Rotary
Thank you also to those who attended the Service Town Hall on September 12th, where we shared ideas on service projects that could be done regionally and how we could better support clubs in their service work.
We will share when the new Service Committee will start meeting in case you want to get involved!
News and Notes
Welcome to our newly appointed chairs and stay tuned for more announcements as leadership roles are confirmed in the coming months. Membership Chair - Kimmy Talbot, Scotia Rotary Foundation Chair - Don Reese, Utica Rotary Finance Chair - Doug Larison, Cortland Rotary...
Happy New Year to all Rotarians reading this update! We have many things to share as we start the second half of the Rotary year. Last month, District leaders received official notice that the Rotary International Board “merges Districts 7150, 7170 and 7190 (NY, USA)...
Dear Members, As we approach the holidays, thoughts turn to family time, togetherness, gift exchanges and food. We are so lucky that most reading this have a roof over their head, food on the table and clean water to drink. As Rotarians our goal is to help others have...
Dear Members, Happy Fall! Summer road construction is wrapping up, but construction of CNY Rotary is underway. As we prepare this newsletter, many of the CNY Steering Committee members are participating in the Zone 28/32 Learning to Lead training in Toronto. We are...
Dear Members, BACK TO COOL It’s September, and throughout our region, students will be returning to school. We want to take this opportunity to help explain the framework of CNY Rotary. One of the biggest (or smallest) changes in CNY Rotary is the structure of the...
Dear Members, We just returned from a very productive retreat weekend with district leaders from 7150, 7170 and 7190. During the weekend we shared ideas, put together our structure and planned how to progress. The biggest news to come out of this weekend’s retreat is...
We Unite People
We Inspire Action
We Create Lasting Change
Our first steering committee retreat was a lot of hard work however we made some time for fun! We are committed to the work that lies ahead but we recognize the value of the fellowship and fun that unites us all!