Events/Fundraisers

SMASH Alzheimer’s

SMASH Alzheimer’s

A new grassroots effort is underway to raise additional funds for The CART Fund. Rotarian John Whitwell of Augusta, GA, is passionate about helping find a cure for this disease and has enlisted his family and friends to help him “Smash Alzheimer’s.” Whitwell has created a website and encourages individuals or clubs to “smash” something – anything – and make a video to share on social media. Then, make a donation to The CART Fund and challenge someone else to do the same. Learn more at www.smashalzheimers.com or on their Facebook page!

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Rotary Club of Fort Mill (SC) Raises $30,000 for The CART Fund!

Rotary Club of Fort Mill (SC) Raises $30,000 for The CART Fund!

The Rotary Club of Fort Mill recently presented Rotary District 7750 Governor Carol Burdette a check for $30K for Alzheimer’s Research Grants from proceeds from their 2018 gala to support The CART Fund. This club is helping District Governor Carol’s vision of donating $100K to The CART Fund this year. In fact, she promised to shave her head at the annual spring District Conference if together the 52 clubs in her District could raise $100K. With this contribution, District 7750 now stands at more than $120K with a few more months to go! Barbara Ivey, a member of the Fort Mill club and former board member for The CART Fund, was recognized by the district...

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Rotary Club of Murphy (NC) Coin Dump

Rotary Club of Murphy (NC) Coin Dump

The Rotary Club of Murphy (NC-D7670) recently collected change from members and the community and scheduled a “Coin Dump” at one of their regular meetings. The result was more than $1,100 collected for The CART Fund. They challenge other Rotary clubs to do the same and post the results using #CARTFundCoinDump on social media.    

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