Rotary Club of
South Haven, Michigan

"Rotary Serving Humanity"

Club News

Welcome to Our Community

At our June 20th meeting we were pleased to welcome new Lake Michigan College President, Dr. Trevor Kubatzke. He is pictured with colleague and South Haven Rotarian Barbara Craig. Thank you Barbara for introducing Dr. Kubatzke to our club.

Humanitarian Marty Graber Honored by Rotary International

South Haven Rotarians were privileged to join in the tribute to Dr. Martin (Marty) Graber when he was presented Rotary International's "Service Above Self" award Saturday, May 13, at the District Conference. The presentation of the RI award was made by Ezra Teshome, Rotary International President's Representative, who himself is very familiar with the health issues facing the populations in that part of the world. We are proud to continue our support of Marty and Hollee in their work in Kenya. President Art Ayers presented Marty a check for $2,000 to support the current construction of hospital staff housing in Ngoswani. See Photos from Event



Outstanding Educator Award is Presented to Coach Ayotte

South Haven Rotary at its annual education fundraiser on Saturday. April 29, was pleased to honor South Haven football coach Troy Ayotte as the recipient of the club's 2017 Education and Service Award. The award annually recognizes a teacher or educator in our community who best exemplifies the attributes of quality teaching and is an outstanding volunteer in our community. As a "Success Coach", Troy was honored for his commitment to building relationships with his students beyond the field of play. He is pictured with President Art Ayers and Scott Mark, chair of Rotary's committee on recognition. See picture gallery from the dinner

In Support of Community

South Haven Rotary is pleased to support Hospice at Home. President Art Ayers is pictured with Terri Dotson who attended our June 13 meeting to explain a new program Rotary is sponsoring for Hospice at Home. As the Rotary year winds down, we are pleased to report that our club supported 40 local, regional and international initiatives through service projects and with grants totaling more than $40,000 over the past 12 months.
Karen Reinart provided an update on the South Haven Area Diversity Coalition - See more at:
Karen Reinart provided an update on the South Haven Area Diversity Coalition - See more at:
Club Executives & Directors
President Elect
Immediate Past President
Director of Youth Programs
Director of Recognition
Director of Membership
Director of Public Relations
Grant Coordinator