Posted on Oct 21, 2019
The Rotary Clubs of Livonia and Trenton are combining forces with the Be The Match organization to host a bone marrow drive on November 16, 2019. The event will be held at two locations, Burn Fitness in Livonia and the Westfield Center in Trenton. Joining the registry is now a simple task. A person simply signs into the site, swabs the inside of the cheek and sends the swab in.
Posted on Aug 31, 2019
The Rotary Clubs of Livonia AM and Noon are once again joining forces to carry out a fundraiser to help eliminate Polio from the wor
Please consider coming out and/or making a donation to support this very worthy cause!
SPAGHETTI DINNER TO END POLIO Dave Cash 2019-08-31 04:00:00Z 0
Posted by Dave Cash on Jun 17, 2019
The Rotary Club of Livonia held its Officer and Board of Director Installation on Monday, June 17, 2019. The event was named in honor of Carl Riegal, Past Club President and Past District Governor with 57 years of Perfect Attendance in the Livonia Rotary Club. The event was held at Schoolcraft College at the Vista Tech Center.  Rotary District 6400 Governor, John Chambers installed the Officers and Board of Directors for the 2019 – 2020 Rotary year.   60 Rotarians and their guests were present.  To view photos from the evening, Click Here
The Annual Livonia Rotary Club Reverse Raffle will take place on Monday, April 29, 2019.
Tickets are $130 Per Couple
Includes Appetizers, Dinner for 2, Open Bar, and one entry into the Main Drawing
Doors Open at 4:30 pm
Appetizers at 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Dinner at 6:00 pm
Winning Starts at 6:45 - 9:00 pm
Your contribution gives you a chance to win the $3,000 first prize or 27 other cash prizes.
50/50 Raffles AND Money Boards Allow for even BIGGER Payouts!
Purchase your Ticket AND ALL of your numbers for 
$150 total and keep them for yourself!
Don't let someone else win what is yours!
Make check payable to:
Livonia Rotary Charitable Foundation
The Ninth Annual Livonia Rotary Club Donation Night was held on Monday, February 25th, 2019 at the Robert and Janet Bennett Civic Center Library.  It was a very nice evening where we recognized and provided our support for local and International organizations for the great work they do!
Click Here to view photo album.
The efforts of the Rotary Club of Livonia, Rotary Club of Livonia AM, City of Livonia Parks and Recreation Department and the Livonia Community to build an all-inclusive play structure in Rotary Park are taking shape.  On May 30th helpers from the community along with Rotarians and City Rec Department staff joined in a 1 Day Community Build, assembling the majority of the new play structure.
You can view pictures from the day Here.
View a video of the Build by Here.
The Rotary Club of Livonia held it's Annual Charity Reverse Raffle on April 23rd at Laurel Manor Banquet Center in Livonia.  
The evening started with Appetizers served from 5 - 6 pm, Dinner was from 6 - 7 pm until the WINNING started at 7 pm.
View the Ticket Flyer here:
View the Sponsorship Opportunities Flyer here:
ANNUAL REVERSE RAFFLE BIG SUCCESS! David Cash 2018-04-30 04:00:00Z 0
ANNUAL EASTER EGG HUNT David Cash 2018-03-31 04:00:00Z 0
Posted on Feb 26, 2018

The Livonia Rotary Club held its 8th annual Donation Night on Monday evening, February 26 at Laurel Manor. This event is held annually in order to provide dollars for the many worthwhile causes and organizations in Livonia.  It was a very special night to honor recipient organizations. The hard work of the club members over the past year provided almost $24,000, donated to 18 organizations, locally and globally.     

Posted by Deanna Gaffney on Feb 10, 2018
A history of the development of Rotary Park in Livonia. Presented by Deanna Gaffney on January 29, 2018
Development of Rotary Park Deanna Gaffney 2018-02-10 05:00:00Z 0
The Livonia Rotary Club was proud to participate in the Livonia Tree Lighting and the first in many years on Sunday, December 3rd., Christmas Parade in the Heart of Livonia.   In addition to over 2,000 participants in the Parade (60-plus local units of all sorts), the estimates given to Ted Davis and Mayor Dennis Wight were 5,000-10,000 people along the 1,1 mile Parade route, 80% within the closest blocks to the Civic Center.  The Parade began on time at 4 p.m., with a 3 p.m. staging at Frost Middle School.  The estimate may be closer to 8,000-9,000.  With great weather, the Parade was enthusiastically-received.  Everyone loves a parade. 
Our club was proud to participate and will look forward to participating again next year!
Livonia resident Laura Perlowski has an exciting year in front of her. Laura has recently been installed as the president of the Rotary Club of Livonia. After a 43 year career at the YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit, Laura retired last year having last held the position as District Vice President. Working for a non-profit  all of her adult life, Laura knows the value of volunteerism. She will now focus her energies on leading the Livonia Rotary Club with a set of aggressive goals. The Club, established in 1945 is a fellowship of nearly 40 members from local businesses and educational institutions who combine their talents and resources β€œto encourage and foster the ideal of service as a basis of worthy enterprise.” Keeping with this vision, under her leadership the Club will continue to support popular projects like Kids Against Hunger, Forgotton Harvest, ELVES which is a volunteer program teaching reading skills to children, and orchestrating one of the largest Easter Egg Hunts in the area with 800 children, and their parents attending the annual event.
Posted by Dave Cash on Nov 05, 2017
Are you looking for ways to support the Livonia Rotary Charitable Foundation?
Did you know that you can designate the Livonia Rotary Charitable Foundation to receive a donation from Amazon every time you shop? 
The next time you want to shop on Amazon, type Amazonsmile in your search bar instead and you will be taken to where you will be given the opportunity to choose your favorite charity (Livonia Rotary Charitable Foundation) to receive 0.5% of your total purchase as a donation.  It is that easy to donate to our foundation.
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Rick talked about the work that he and his Rotarian daughter, Julie have been involved with in Tanzania.  The partnership of Rotary, The Canadian World Education Foundation (Tanzania Chapter), and SASCO has given the opportunity to complete projects related to education, business development, water and sanitation and agriculture.
District Governor Rick Caron Speaks to Club about Tanzania 2017-08-14 04:00:00Z 0
Carl W. Riegal,  Age 89, August 9, 2017.
Beloved husband of Beverly for 67.  Loving father of the late William Riegal, Judith (David) Elias and Kay (Michael) St. Pierre.  Cherished grandfather of Brandon (Mirai) Westbrook, Jonathan Westbrook and Timothy (Emily) St. Pierre.  Dear brother of Albert (Sharon) Riegal. 
A Funeral Service was held on  Friday  at 11 a.m. at St. John Lutheran Church, 23225 Gill Rd., Farmington Hills, MI 48335.
Visitation was held on Thursday at Thayer-Rock Funeral Home, 33603 Grand River Ave., Farmington (1 blk. W. of Farmington Rd.).
Memorials may be directed to St. John Lutheran Church or the Rotary Club of Livonia.
Past President Carl W. Riegal Dies at the Age of 89 2017-08-09 04:00:00Z 0
Livonia Rotary Tutors 2016-08-26 04:00:00Z 0
Kids Against Hunger Food Packing Event David Cash 2015-06-07 00:00:00Z 0
Livonia Rotary Day Proclamation David Cash 2015-04-27 00:00:00Z 0

Patrick Brian Moore
Age 57, passed away suddenly on April 20, 2015.

He was born on September 19, 1957, to Chester G. and Joyce L. (Stephens) Moore of Livonia. He graduated in 1975 from Livonia Bentley High School and Central Michigan University in 1979 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with emphasis in Management and Marketing. Patrick was president of Metro Agency in Livonia, and worked there in partnership with his father, brother, son and nephews. Patrick was a Past President and active member of the Rotary Club of Livonia and was an active member of the Livonia Chamber of Commerce. He served as a football coach for the Brighton youth football league.

Club saddened by loss of Past President Pat Moore David Cash 2015-04-22 00:00:00Z 0
Livonia Rotary Club holds Annual Reverse Raffle David Cash 2015-04-21 00:00:00Z 0
Rick Hart takes over as 2014-15 Rotary President David Cash 2014-07-05 00:00:00Z 0
2014 Post Tiger Game Reverse Raffle David Cash 2014-03-01 00:00:00Z 0
Fourth Annual Rotary Club of Livonia Donation Night David Cash 2014-02-24 00:00:00Z 0
Posted by David Cash on Nov 15, 2013
Livonia Rotarians donate their time and a little bit of muscle to help out a citizen with fall clean-up.  It was raining lightly but the temperature cooperated to allow a full yard worth of leaves to be raked and bagged.  Thank you Rotarians for your Service Above Self!!
Leaf Raking on November 16th David Cash 2013-11-16 00:00:00Z 0
Kids Against Hunger Event David Cash 2013-11-01 00:00:00Z 0
Posted on Feb 17, 2013

The Rotary Club of Livonia has once again invited representatives from local and international organizations to their meeting to accept checks from the Livonia Rotary Chairitable Foundation.  The recipient organizations are:


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Posted by David Cash on Dec 02, 2012

On Monday, December 3rd, the Livonia Rotary Club joined with the Canton Rotary Club for a joint meeting at Antonio's Restaurant in Canton.  A nice time was had by all enjoying great food, fellowship between clubs, some money taking and culminated with Guest Speaker Robert Miller telling about his father's service to our country and being a P.O.W. during WWII.


Click to view photos from meeting

Livonia and Canton Clubs Joint Meeting David Cash 2012-12-03 00:00:00Z 0
Board of Directors Election Results 2012-11-05 00:00:00Z 0
Posted by Larry Davis on Jun 24, 2012
Outgoing President Bob Moore passes the gavel to incoming President Pat Moore
More Moore Larry Davis 2012-06-25 00:00:00Z 0
President Bob's last regular meeting of the 2011-2012 year - Thank You for a great year! Larry Davis 2012-06-18 00:00:00Z 0
Posted by Larry Davis on Jun 10, 2012
Representative John Walsh, President Bob Moore's neighbor, joined us for lunch and provided an update on what's being discussed in Lansing.
Representative John Walsh Larry Davis 2012-06-11 00:00:00Z 0
Posted by Larry Davis on Apr 29, 2012
With a sell out crowd, the first ball out and all boards SOLD OUT, our 3rd Annual Roll Down was a success!  More photos to the right under Photo Album
3rd Annual Roll Down a Success! Larry Davis 2012-04-30 00:00:00Z 0
Posted by Larry Davis on Apr 15, 2012
On Monday, April 16, 2012, Keith Tofan was sworn in as our newest member by District Governor Michael Duben.  In the photo L-R are Dave Cash, ADG; Pat Moore, Keith's Sponsor; Keith Tofan; Michael Duben,DG and Bob Moore, President.
Keith Tofan Joins the Club - Welcome Keith! Larry Davis 2012-04-16 00:00:00Z 0
Annual Easter Egg Hunt Larry Davis 2012-04-08 00:00:00Z 0
Livonia Rotary Club article in Friday Musings David Cash 2012-02-17 00:00:00Z 0
Rotary Club of Livonia Holds Foundation Donation Night David Cash 2012-02-13 00:00:00Z 0
Posted by David Cash on Dec 05, 2011

At the Annual Tree Lighting Event at Livonia City Hall and Civic Center Library, Rotarians and Franklin High School Interactors once again serve Hot Cocoa, cookies and donuts.


View Pictures of Event HERE! 

Rotarians Participate in Annual Tree Lighting David Cash 2011-12-06 00:00:00Z 0
BOARD OF DIRECTORS ELECTIONS David Cash 2011-11-20 00:00:00Z 0
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District Digest - November - 2011 David Cash 2011-11-11 00:00:00Z 0
Posted by Larry Davis on Nov 06, 2011

In case you have every wondered what we as Rotarians do in the Community, this is but a small sampling. A group of us elected to place "Service Above Self" and ignore all those leafs in our own yards and spend a half day Saturday, November 5, 2011, helping those in Livonia who were less fortunate. We took time to do fall cleanup at two group homes run by Denise King's group, Community Opportunity Center. Love to have you join us some time! Perhaps you would like to come to our Membership night (families welcome) being held January 23, 2012 from 5:00 to 7:00PM at Laurel Manor?   Photo's of the event

Community Opportunity Center Fall Clean-up Larry Davis 2011-11-07 00:00:00Z 0
Posted by Larry Davis on Nov 01, 2011


Thursday, October 27, the Rotary Club of Livonia was presented with a Proclimation for their efforts toward the eradication of Polio.  Livonia Mayor Jack Kirksey presented the proclimatiton to past President Ron Gaffney, current President Bob Moore and assistant District Governor Dave Cash at a prestation that took place at Livonia City Hall.  The Rotary Club of Livonia is contributing $5,000.00 to the eradication of polio. 

Rotary Club of Livonia Contributes to the Eradication of Polio Larry Davis 2011-11-02 00:00:00Z 0
District Governor Michael Duben Official Visit to Livonia and Canton Rotary Clubs David Cash 2011-09-28 00:00:00Z 0
Posted by David Cash on Sep 26, 2011
Elliot Broom of the Detroit Institute of Arts spoke to our Club on September 26th.  Elliot talked about all the exciting things going on at the D.I.A.    He described a new program started this year called Inside/Out where the D.I.A. takes art works (reproductions) out into the communities in the Detroit Metro Area.  This program has been very popular and introduces works of art to the neighborhood population and hopefully sparks an interest in coming downtown to see the real thing!
Click to View Inside/Out at D.I.A.
Elliot Broom Speaks at September 26th Meeting David Cash 2011-09-27 00:00:00Z 0
Members of club enjoy Purple Rose Theatre David Cash 2011-07-07 00:00:00Z 0
BOB MOORE INSTALLED AS NEW PRESIDENT David Cash 2011-07-04 00:00:00Z 0
Posted by David Cash on Jun 16, 2011
This year's outing was held at the Whispering Willows Golf Course in Livonia.  There were 4 foursomes golfing a two man scramble tournament.  This year's winner with a score of 74 was the team of Art Lewis and Don Green. 
Livonia Rotary Club Hosts it's Annual Golf Outing David Cash 2011-06-17 00:00:00Z 0
Posted by David Cash on May 17, 2011
On Tuesday, May 17th.  Livonia Rotarians participated in the Livonia Chamber of Commerce Business Expo.  This is an event that the Chamber of Commerce has been holding for many years.  Club members Ron Gaffney (President), Stacey Willey, Gary Deschenes, Jeff Brindley and David Cash helped man the booth throughout the day.
Livonia Rotarians Participate in Business Expo David Cash 2011-05-18 00:00:00Z 0
Posted by David Cash on May 17, 2011
The Livonia Rotary Reverse Raffle was held on Monday, May 9th at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Livonia.  260 tickets were sold, money was raised for the Livonia Rotary Charitable Foundation and a fun time was had by all who attended!
Reverse Raffle a BIG Success! David Cash 2011-05-18 00:00:00Z 0
Club Visits Madonna David Cash 2011-04-06 13:03:26Z 0
Barbeque Funfest Corporate Sponsors 2011-04-06 13:02:35Z 0
Posted by David Cash on Mar 20, 2011

On March 21st the High School Leadership Students culminated their 3 visits with our club by running the meeting.  Students from the 4 Livonia High Schools took over for our President and all of the other meeting volunteers such as; leader of the Pledge of Allegiance, Invocation, Singing (with a lively dance step to spice things up a little), 50/50 drawing and Sergeant at Arms.


Student Leadership Month David Cash 2011-03-21 00:00:00Z 0
Posted by David Cash on Mar 20, 2011
The week of January 19th-26th 2011, four delegates representing Livonia Rotary and Rosedale Gardens Presbyterian Church in Livonia traveled to El Salvador to learn more about several clean water initatives supported by Rotary International.
Rotarians Travel To El Salvador David Cash 2011-03-21 00:00:00Z 0
President Elect Bob Moore Attends PETS David Cash 2011-03-12 00:00:00Z 0
MARCH WAS LITERACY MONTH!! - Rotary Members Read to Students Christina Rearick 2011-03-12 00:00:00Z 0
Christmas Luncheon Music David Cash 2010-12-21 00:00:00Z 0
Members Rake Leaves at Community Opportunity House in Livonia David Cash 2010-11-20 00:00:00Z 0
Rotary Club of Livonia Loses Member David Cash 2010-10-29 00:00:00Z 0
Some Members Answer the Question: What Is Rotary To You? David Cash 2010-10-29 00:00:00Z 0
Posted by David Cash on Oct 16, 2010
What's the saying?  "Many hands make light work".  That certainly was the case as many Rotarians gathered at Olga's home to do Fall Clean-up work on Sunday, October 17th.
Rotarian Work Day David Cash 2010-10-17 00:00:00Z 0
Found on the Web - We're Rotarians David Cash 2010-10-16 00:00:00Z 0
Posted on Sep 30, 2010

On September 22nd eight members of the Livonia Rotary Club joined many other Rotarians from around District 6400 at Northville Hills Golf Club to support Governor Kim Towar. 



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Posted by David Cash on Sep 25, 2010
On September 26th a Barbeque was held to thank those that have given of their time to lend a hand to Ian, a wonderful young man who has changed the lives of so many!
Barbeque for Ian's Homework Helpers David Cash 2010-09-26 00:00:00Z 0
Members Treated To Tour Of Newly Opened Courthouse 2010-09-13 00:00:00Z 0
Governor Kim Towar Visits our Club David Cash 2010-08-23 00:00:00Z 0
Posted by David Cash on Aug 22, 2010

This video was created by the Media Camp Kids at the District Conference at Mackinac Island April 30th thru May 5th, 2010.  Governor Kim played the video to Promote the District Conference in Chicago May 12 - 15, 2011.

The Conference Team is planning amoung other things:

Media Club and Future Rotarian Camp

Youth Exchange Reunion

Gala Carnivale Celebration

Trip to Downtown Chicago


Rotary Media Camp for Kids 2010 David Cash 2010-08-23 00:00:00Z 0
Continuous Chest Compression CPR David Cash 2010-08-17 00:00:00Z 0
Rotarians Visit Comerica Park David Cash 2010-08-10 00:00:00Z 0
Rotary Hockey Fellowship Night James Daniel 2010-01-19 00:00:00Z 0
ELECTION OF BOARD OF DIRECTORS David Cash 2010-01-14 00:00:00Z 0
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Posted by David Cash

The District held the Governor’s golf outing at Fox Hills on Thursday, September 19th, with proceeds going to funding projects initiated by clubs in the district. Among those are projects in South America, Africa, Asia as well as home. Livonia Rotary was well represented with two foursomes plus 3 Rotarians for dinner.


Our golfers represented the club well, scoring under par. In addition, Dick McDowell won the chipping contest for the second year. Concerns about storms were unnecessary since they woke us up at 3:15 AM on Friday.


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Posted by Larry Davis
On Monday, May 7, 2012, Steve Clark was sworn in as our newest member by Assistant District Governor Dave Cash.  In the photo L-R are Bob Moore, President; Dave Cash, ADG and Steve Clark.
Steve Clark Joins the Club - Welcome Steve! Larry Davis 0
Doing Good: Providing Clean Water Video David Cash 0
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Come Join Us In Rotary Video David Cash 0
Rotary Club of Livonia Celebrates 66 Year Anniversary Ronald Gaffney 0
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On April 26th the Livonia Rotary Club held it's first Rolldown Raffle Fundraiser. The event was held at Doc's Sports Retreat in Livonia. Proceeds from the event were turned over to the Livonia Rotary Charitable Foundation to support local and international needs.
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City of Livonia 175th Anniversary Party 0
Livonia Rotary/Rec. Depart. Host Annual Egg Hunt David Cash 0
Rotary Awareness Day at Laurel Park Place Mall David Cash 0
Livonia Rotary Video's David Cash 0
New Member Induction David Cash 0
Club Members Rake Leaves for COC David Cash 0
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Posted by David Cash
Debra Drummond WMA National Membership Secretary SE Michigan Veterans Stand Down Board Member Marine Corps League Detachment 162 Adjutant National Marine Corps Business Network Michigan Honor Flight Volunteer Marines in Business
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