History and Mission of Deep River Rotary Club

History of Deep River Rotary Club. Founded in 1951.

History of Rotary. Founded by Paul Harris in Chicago in 1905, four business associates met for lunch at their respective business (rotating) locations (thus Rotary) to assist each other in their businesses. They subsequently engaged in planned service to their community.

Our Mission. To provide service to others, promote integrity, and advance world understanding, goodwill, and peace through its fellowship of business, professional, and community leaders.

Our Values

  • Fellowship and Global Understanding: We build lifelong relationships
  • Ethics and Integrity: We honor our commitments
  • Diversity: We connect diverse perspectives
  • Vocational Expertise, Service, and Leadership: We apply our leadership and expertise to solve social issues

Presidents of Deep River Rotary Club

2016/2017       Lorrie Milton

2015/2016       Stacia Rice-Libby
2014/2015       Desiree Richardell
2013/2014       Lorrianne Panzara
2012/2013       Kevin Brewer
2011/2012
2010/2011
2009/2010
2008/2009
2007/2008
2006/2007
2005/2006
2004/2005
2003/2004
2002/2003
2001/2002
2000/2001      Gail Onofrio
1999/2000      Thomas Lindner
1998/1999       Paula Strobel/Thomas Linder
1997/1998       Robley Fortune
1996/1997       Richard Marvin/Robley Fortune
1995/1996       Glenn Bassett
1994/1995       Dr. Alice Duckworth
1993/1994       Timothy Haut
1992/1993       Kenneth Woods
1991/1992       Robert Stalsburg, Sr.
1989-1991        Paul Later
1988/1989       David Chaput
1987/1988       Arthur Tirrell/David Chaput
1985-1987       Timothy Haut
1984/1985       Robert Groth
1983/1984       Carl Carlson
1982/1983       James Soper
1981/1982       Neil Smith, Sr.
1980/1981       Edward Workman
1979/1980       Robert Champion
1977-1979       Edward Harding
1976/1977       Arthur Mason
1974-1976       Steven Milton
1972-1974       Steven Pitts
1970-1972       William Corthell
1969/1970       Tucker David
1968/1969       Alan Pressman
1967/1968       Charles Messerschmidt
1966/1967       Edward Michaud
1965/1966       Henry Burr
1964/1965       Gilbert DeMar
1963/1964       Carl Carlson
1962/1963       Leslie Harter/Harry Clark
1961/1962       Dr. Theodore Hillhouse
1960/1961       William LaPlace
1959/1960       George Whelen
1958/1959       Herbert Woods
1957/1958       Charles Anderson
1956/1957       John Larson
1955/1956       Edward Stroll
1954/1955       Thomas Latham
1953/1954       Gilbert Mather
1952/1953       Walter Mislick
1951/1952       Louis Thomas

John LaPlante, 2010.
John LaPlante, 2010.
2015 Liberty Bank-Thanksgiving Food Pantry fund drive
Liberty Bank Thanksgiving Food Pantry Fund Drive 2015
Desiree and Mukund
Desiree and Mukund
Weekly Rotary Meetings are held at The Ivory Restaurant in Deep River
Weekly Rotary Meetings are held at The Ivory Restaurant in Deep River