Southern Saratoga County, New York
Julie Takac, Health & Life Coach, discussed her mssion and the successes of her clients at a recent TBR meeting.
Help TBR by purchasing a reusable bag at Clifton Park Hannaford in May
For every reusable Community Bag purchased at the Clifton Park Hannaford during May, Twin Bridges will receive a $1 donation.Twin Bridges helps community organizations with donations and hands-on work. This includes the new HOPE (Heroin Opioid Preventive Education) project.
Rotary is 1.2 million neighbors, friends, and community leaders who come together to create positive, lasting change in our communities and around the world.
--Rotary International website (www.rotary.org)
Twin Bridges will hold a Membership Mixer May 22 to tell the Southern Saratoga community of how it is taking action to help others and to recruit some new members.
All are invited to the event, with free hors d’oeuvres, that's set for 5:30 to 7 pm Tuesday, May 22 at Delmonico’s Restaurant, 3 Northside Drive in Clifton Park.
“Please come and visit with us,” said Kelly Catricala, Club President. “Twin Bridges has been serving the community in a variety of ways for 15 years. We recently launched the HOPE (Heroin Opioid Preventive Education) project—a major effort in coordination with the Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office to combat heroin and opioid addiction.”
Twin Bridges presented the Saratoga County Sheriff's Office with $5,000 in additional funding for the HOPE (Heroin Opioid Preventive Education Project) April 26. HOPE is TBR's effort to combat addiction through education. Left ro right are Deputy Austin Brooks, Deputy Ryan Mahan, Deputy Ken Cooper, Sheriff Michael Zurlo and TBR President Kelly Catricala. HOPE Project Fact Sheet.
TBR and its HOPE (Heroin Opioid Preventative Education) project was a co-sponsor of a recent forum bringing community leaders together to discuss the heroin/opioid problem.
Kevin Marin, center, and Nancy Niles, second from right were inducted as TBR members in April by President Kelly Catricala, right. Looking on are sponsors Christine Sheppard, left, and Donna Vavala,second from left.
Twin Bridges Rotary serves the Clifton Park/Halfmoon area of New York's Capital Region. Members are individuals from many walks of life who joined together to help their community. Being part of Rotary International allows these people to multiply the effect of their hard work.
And they have fun too!
Membership Mixer Tuesday, May 22
Twin Bridges has been selected as a beneficiary of the Hannaford Helps Reusuable Bag program for the month of May. The program helps support local non-profits through the sale of the reusuable Community Bags.
7Upcoming guest speakers:
May 24 - Steve Herwyer, Medicare
June 7 - Joe Sweeney, Publishing
Meetings are held Thursdays at noon, Grecian Gardens, 1612 Route 9, Halfmoon.