Rotary Zamboanga appreciation night PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 16 March 2013 14:31

In commemoration of its 65th anniversary with the theme, “One Rotary Family,” the Rotary Club of Zamboanga City (RCZC) will take on center stage tonight Rotary Clubs it sponsored and chartered since March 5, 1948. The formal affair will be held at Centro Latino in Paseo del Mar with Zamboanga City Mayor Celso Lobregat as guest speaker. Congresswoman Beng Salazar and Congressman Erbie are the special guests.

As one of the oldest Rotary Clubs in the country and ranking 11th in the roster of Rotary Clubs in the Philippines, RCZC takes pride of the achievements and accolades given to Rotary Club of Dipolog established 1950, the Rotary Club of Basilan since 1960, the active Rotary Club of Zamboanga City West in 1971, the lively Rotary Club of Zamboanga City East of 1974 and the energy Rotary Club of Zamboanga of North built in 1980. They are RCZC’s daughter clubs that has spread the noble Rotary motto of “Service Above Self” around Zamboanga Peninsula.Thru Rotary Club of Zamboanga City West Came RC Ipil in 1980, RC Metro Zamboanga in 1984, RC Central in 1990 and RC Tawi-Tawi in 2005.

It will a night of honoring these clubs according to present RCZC president Francis Sarau.

By Tita Corteza