Events 2020-2021

 
RCOP Virtual Run
Virtual Run - To encourage fitness and health among the people of Central New Jersey. More than 100 participants signed in and raised over Two Thousand dollars in voluntary donations.
Clothing & Shoe Drive
Clothing & Shoe Drive - organized in September 2020  to help with the local community fall cleanup. Over 100 bags of clothes and shoes were collected.
Support to Hyderabad Orphanage -A service project in September to help a orphanage in Hyderabad, India.
Toy Drive
December Toy Drive -Donated toys to the North Brunswick Police Department’s Toy Drive
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Farm to Table Fundraiser – RCOP Interact Club
 

The Interact Club of North Brunswick under the guidance and leadership of Rotarians from the Rotary Club of Plainsboro – North & South Brunswick held a successful “Farm to Table Fundraiser” in September 2020, collecting over One Thousand dollars and providing a fun meaningful experience to the project participants.
The vegetables were handpicked from Hallock’s Farm in New Egypt, NJ by the Interactors for this fundraiser.
 
 
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December 2020 Toy Drive

RCOP donated toys to the North Brunswick Police Department’s Toy Drive in December for distribution to the local families in need during the holiday season.
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Support to Hyderabad Orphanage

RCOP members organized a service project in September to help an orphanage in Hyderabad, India, for mentally challenged destitute orphans to procure the required Sound System, TVs and other media equipment.
 
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Clothing & Shoe Drive
 

Rotary Club of Plainsboro – North & South Brunswick organized a Clothing & Shoe Drive in September to help with the local community fall cleanup. Over 100 bags of clothes and shoes were collected in a week’s time providing a much-needed outlet for the residents to donate their lightly used clothes and other household items to the needy.
 
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2015: Operation Shoebox

The Rotary Club of Plainsboro collaborated with the Rotary Club of Hillsborough, NJ and Operation Shoebox for Holiday Gift Packing for the Troops Abroad.
Whether it looks like packing coffee, socks, toothpaste and sports gear into care packages or sending letters of encouragement, whether it looks like organizing fundraisers or collecting supplies for homeless veterans, Operation Shoebox is committed to treating every hero with care and honor.
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2014: Paul Harris Felicitation

Our club became a 100% Paul Harris Recipient Club.
 
The highest award in Rotary is the Paul Harris Award. Continuing the legacy of the Rotary founder, the Paul Harris Fellow program was established in 1957, to  recognize individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to the community.
 
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COVID-19 Relief - Ladies Night

Due to the COVID-19 virus outbreak, the Ladies Night event is cancelled keeping in mind the safety of all those involved.
 
We request your donations towards our relief efforts
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KOLOR  RUN 5K 2019 Satish Vamburkar 2019-04-16 04:00:00Z 0
2018: Dance Fest Satish Vamburkar 2018-02-23 05:00:00Z 0
2017: Dance Fest  Satish Vamburkar 2017-02-14 05:00:00Z 0
2016: Ganesh Visarjan Event Satish Vamburkar 2017-02-14 05:00:00Z 0

2017: Shoe Drive "Soles4Souls"

Soles4Souls
 
Shoe Drive "Soles4Souls" was hosted by the Rotary Club of Plainsboro, North & South Brunswick.We  donated 1,000 pairs of new and delicately used shoes to charity for those less fortunate. 
Soles4Souls is a not for profit global social enterprise committed to fighting poverty through the collection and distribution of shoes and clothing.
 
 
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2017: STOP HUNGER NOW campaign Satish Vamburkar 2017-02-14 05:00:00Z 0
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2016: Dance Fest - Annual Fund Raiser

Dance Fest 2016

Since 2008, RCOP has started an annual tradition of a Spring Dance Festival, which also happens to be their major fund raiser. Over the years, they have been hosting this event and it has grown from strength to strength.
 
This year the event was hosted on Apr 23, 2016, at Plainsboro High School South, 346 Clarksville Road, Princeton Junction, NJ 08550
 
 
 
 
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2016: MedShare Initiative

MedShare Initiative
 
Our club volunteered to sort and package medical /surgical equipment at  MedShare location in Secaucus, NJ.
The details are listed in the email below and also at www.medshare.org 
 
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2016: South Brunswick Food Pantry Project

The Rotary Club of Plainsboro, North & South Brunswick donated food supplies to the South Brunswick Food Pantry on March 04, led by Rotary team Silpa Chinta and Monica Madda.
The Food Pantry management was very appreciative of the club’s generous donation and continuous support.
 
 
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2015: Key Projects

  • Volunteer Support to Community Events: Ganesh Visarjan
  • Well and Water Distribution, The Boabab Home, Bagomoyo, Tanzania
  • North Brunswick Township Independence Day Celebration Support
  • Donated Wool to Plainsboro Senior Centre
  • Blankets donation to under privileged people through Sadhu Vaswani Annual Blanket Drive on Thanksgiving Day
  • Collaborated with Rotary Club of Hillborough and Operation Shoebox for Holiday Gift packing event to support our troops on December 5, 2015
  • Supported North Brunswick Township ‘India Day - Unity In Diversity”. with Agraj Seva Kendra
  • Donated money to support ‘Chennai flood victims’.
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2015: 14th Annual Interfaith Dinner

RCOP team volunteered and supported 14th Annual Interfaith Dinner and Homes of Hope Celebration‏ on November 21, 2015. Homes of Hope supports Nepal Earthquake Relief efforts.

 

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2015: School Libraries Project in Cape Town

RCOP participated in establishing two libraries benefiting over 1000 children on an ongoing basis. This was to provide library books, supplies, and training to ten schools in the Greater Cape Town area (South Africa).
The Rotary Foundation has awarded $57,429 to this project.
2015: School Libraries Project in Cape Town Satish Vamburkar 2015-11-17 05:00:00Z 0
2015: Free A1C Now test: World Diabetic Day Satish Vamburkar 2015-11-13 05:00:00Z 0
2015: Hiking trail at Thompson Park Conservation Area Satish Vamburkar 2015-11-06 05:00:00Z 0

2015: Clean the Beach Old Bridge Waterfront Park

Our club members, spouses and the North & South Brunswick Interact students volunteered with Bank of America employees and family members helped to clean the beach along the Old Bridge Waterfront Park, on October 24, 2015.

The volunteers collected nearly 2,500 pieces of debris that filled several trash bags.

2015: Clean the Beach Old Bridge Waterfront Park Satish Vamburkar 2015-10-24 04:00:00Z 0

2015: Military/Veteran Appreciation Day

RCOP collaborated with multi Rotary clubs to support the Military/Veteran Appreciation Day on October 10, 2015.

The raised amount was donated to the cause of the day.

 

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2015: Annual Changng of the Guard - Installation of Club Officers Satish Vamburkar 2015-07-04 00:00:00Z 0
2014: Thanksgiving Meals Distribution 2014-11-28 05:00:00Z 0

2014: Toy Donation

During the Holidays, RCOP donated toys to the Bristol-Myers Squibb Children's Hospital at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (BMSCH), New Brunswick, NJ
 
 
 
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2014: RCOP 3rd Annual Dance Competition Plainsboro Rotary 2014-05-16 04:00:00Z 0

2014: RCOP End Polio Now

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Rotary Club of Plainsboro invites you to the END POLIO NOW fundraising event on April 5th 2014 from 4 PM to 7 PM at 1 Club House Drive, Dayton NJ 08810. The proceeds from this event will go to END POLIO NOW. Light snacks will be served.

Suggested Donation $10 minimum.

 

 

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2014: RCOP'S Autism Awareness Ambassador Program

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Rotary Club of Plainsboro (RCOP) is sponsoring New Jersey's Autism Awareness Ambassador program. More than 300 Autism awareness school resource packs have been disseminated to elementary classrooms throughout the state, impacting more than 7,000 students. The school Resource pack contains all the tools needed for an elementary school teacher (Grades K to 5) to raise awareness in his/her classroom and includes supplies for a 24 student classroom.

 

 

 

2014: RCOP'S Autism Awareness Ambassador Program Plainsboro Rotary 2014-02-28 05:00:00Z 0

2013: RCOP collaborates with Autism NJ

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The Rotary Club of Plainsboro has sponsored School Resource Packs in Autism New Jersey's Autism Ambassador program. These contain the tools needed for an elementary/middle school teacher to raise autism awareness in his/her school and classroom. Their audience -- children, other non-special needs teachers, and school administrative staff -- will receive input on how to behave with autistic children they come into contact with -- a key element in the behavioral therapy the kids need.
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2013: Annual Fundraiser

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Rotary Club of Plainsboro (RCOP): Since 2008, RCOP has started an annual tradition of a Spring Dance Festival, which also happens to be our major fund raiser. Over the years, we have been hosting this event and it has grown from strength to strength. This year the event was hosted on May 11, 2013 at the Cross Roads Middle School, North Campus in South Brunswick, NJ
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2012: Health Camp

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On May 12, 2012, Rotary Club of Plainsboro (RCOP) in association with Global Organization of People of Indian Origin (GOPIO), and DCH Brunswick Toyota, NJ hosted a free health camp in New Brunswick Middle School at 1125 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ.
 
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2011: Dance Competition

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On October 15, 2011, the Rotary Club of Plainsboro hosted a Dance Competition to raise money for a District Charity Project – Jaipur Limb and also for other community projects.

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