EG Rotary Announces Bob Houghtaling Scholarship

by | Dec 14, 2023

Above: Bob Houghtaling and others at the Teen Center earlier this year (2023). Photo by Laura Santilli

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The East Greenwich Rotary Scholarship Fund has announced the establishment of an EG High School scholarship in memory of Bob Houghtaling and in honor of his 40+ years of service to the youth and adults of East Greenwich.  Rotary will match (up to $10,000) donations received from the community. According to board president David Iannuccilli, “Our intention is to establish an endowed scholarship of at least $1,000 annually. Bob, a former Rotarian and frequent speaker at our meetings, was a hero to this town. He didn’t wear a cape, couldn’t fly and didn’t have X-ray vision, but we can’t begin to imagine the countless citizens he has impacted with his insightful wisdom, compassion and counsel.”  

Donations are gratefully accepted to:

East Greenwich Rotary Scholarship Fund
P.O. Box 222
East Greenwich, RI  02818

Questions?  Call John Wolcott at 401-742-8693.

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Brian Clement
Brian Clement
December 14, 2023 8:20 pm

Well done, Rotations. Check will be in the mail tomorrow.
Great way to remember a great human being that put service above self….

December 17, 2023 11:41 am

Honoring Bob H. — OF COURSE!


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