A near capacity crowd at Lenoir Rhyne University’s P.E. Monroe auditorium greeted contestants competing in Hickory Rotary Club’s fifth annual Rotarian Idol fundraiser for local educational initiatives. Auditions in February narrowed the field of contestants to 20 finalists competing for $7,500 in total prize money. Saturday night’s finalists were McKenzie Anderson, Mary Elisabeth Ballard, Lark […]
Vicki Murray, Executive Director of Safe Harbor Rescue Mission, spoke to Hickory Rotary Club today. Safe Harbor Rescue Mission offers a number of programs where women can work to rebuild their lives through immediate and long-term programs. In 2006, the Day Shelter/Enrichment Center began serving homeless women and children and those who are placed in […]
At the Thursday meeting of Hickory Rotary Club, Julia Hood, Coordinator of Education at Reynolda House Museum of American Art in Winston-Salem, NC, spoke to the club about Reynolda House’s upcoming exhibition The Art of Seating: Two Hundred Years of American Design. Joining Julia for the presentation was Elizabeth Chew, Director of the Curatorial and […]
Barbara Rush (R), Executive Director with Greater Hickory Cooperative Christian Ministry, spoke to Hickory Rotary about services provided to area residents in need. Joining Barbara was Colleen Anderson (L), Director of Health Care Services, and fellow Rotarian, Sarah Willis, GHCCM Director of Development. Founded in 1969, the Greater Hickory Cooperative Christian Ministry is a 501(c) […]
At the Thursday meeting of the Hickory Rotary Club Scott Millar, President of the Catawba County Economic Development Corporation spoke to the club’s members and guests. Scott has served at the Catawba County Economic Development Corporation since 1993 and as its president since 1998. He is a current member of the Charlotte Regional Partnership’s board […]
Hickory Rotarians celebrated the season with a social gathering at The Crossing at Hollar Mill Thursday evening, December 12, 2013. Rotarian Stan Bumgarner played the role of “Allen Funt” and documented the festivities with “Candid” photos which are featured in the slideshow below.