The Rotary Club of Arlington hosted our annual Paul Harris Award & Community Person of the Year Dinner on Tuesday, 6/4/2019 at the Woburn Country Club.
Clarissa Rowe was awarded an honorary Paul Harris Fellowship, and Alan Tosti was honored as the Community Person of the Year.

2019 Rotary District 7930 Polar Plunge

Rotary District 7930 (eastern Massachusetts & southern New Hampshire) held its 9th Annual Polar Plunge to Eradicate Polio on February 9, 2019. We plunged into the frigid waters of the Atlantic Ocean at Long Beach in Gloucester at 11am.

All Polar Plunge donations were matched 2:1 by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

To learn more about Rotary’s fight to eradicate Polio, visit to

Unsung Heroes Dinner

In November, 2019, the Rotary Club Of Arlington participated in the Unsung Hero dinner held in honor of Rotary Foundation Month.  Twenty-four Unsung Heroes were honored by their clubs and the district as honorary Paul Harris Fellows for their commitment and service to their communities.  The evening was filled with accolades, tears of joy, and amazing stories of these heroes’ commitment to Service Above Self. 
Marie Krepelka was honored as Arlington's Unsung Hero.