Welcome to Prestonwood Rotary

We meet the 1st, 2nd & 4th Wednesday at 12PM at the Cafe De France, 17370 Preston Road, Dallas, TX 75252. Come Join Us!
 
Club News
Once again we celebrated our 5th Wednesday Happy Hour at Lockwood Distillery. Sixteen Prestonwood Rotarians. three guest Rotarians and two very special guests joined in the festivities with fun, speciality drinks and food.  Our two special guests: Nick Marino Jr. and Amber McMillan (alias - Pam and Larry's granddaughter) arrived just in time for us to make a presentation to Nick (Founder - TangoTab Charities).  More about Nick in Read More....
Prestonwood Rotary Club presented TangoTab Charities (Feed the City) with a check for $2,777.77.  The donation will be used towards the purchase of a food truck and trailer to support the delivery of food to locations in the DFW Metroplex. Their mission is feeding, educating, and empowering communities through healthy and nutritious food.  Prestonwood is happy to be a sponsor.  
 
Nick is planning a special "LET'S BREAK A GUINNESS WORLD RECORD! on September 17, 2022.  TangoTab will try to break the record for  "Most Lunches Assembled In One Hour!  We plan bringing a volunteer group of Rotarians to assist in breaking that record.  Want to join us....contact info@Prestonwoodrotaryclub.org or just register to volunteer - specifiy ROTARY to put your name in the hat.
More about Nick...
From one of our Flag Lease Holders:  A thank you for everytime I look out the front windows and I see the flag gently waving.  Such a wonderful program....
A NOTE FROM THE ROC...
We are getting ready to host our 2022  Back-to-school supply drive on August 6th, 10 am- 1 pm.  The ROC will be providing school supply kits for 300+ children in our community.
 
  • Sign up yourself or a group by filling out a Volunteer Form. Volunteer form - Click Here
  • Give by following the giving link and choosing the EVENTS fund.   Give - Click Here
  • Email me Click Here to pledge 20,40,60,100… supply kits.
    • Drop off the kit at the ROC, 3375 Edgewood Dr, Garland, TX 75042 by August 1st. The Supply kit list is attached in Volunteer Form above. 
Thank you for your partnering with the ROC,
Jocelyn Hernandez,
972-272-1002
August 2022
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Recognizing a woman’s worth

Programs of Scale grant-winner Together for Healthy Families in Nigeria helps families by focusing on the fundamental needs of women

How We Give Back
 

Fighting Hunger & Feeding Hope

Prestonwood members packed and delivered to a TangoTab dropoff, individual pre-packed lunch bags. During the pandemic, this was a way of safely giving back to those who were in need.  This is an ongoing program and offers each organization a chance to End Hunger one action at a time.  
 

Providing Clean Water

Prestonwood Rotary partnered with The Rotary Club of Montego Bay to provide water containment tanks to five elementary schools in Jamacia. The tanks provide water storage that greatly assists with the daily functioning of the school including water for kitchen activities as well as the bathrooms.
 

Planting Trees in Our Community 

Shade in Texas is extremely important, especially for our youth.  PRC planted trees to providing shade a restful place for two local schools, Vogel Alcove and Prestonwood Elementary as well as a the non-profit, Equest.