Camden Rotary Club Holiday Food Basket Drive

Posted:  Monday, December 17, 2018 - 9:45am

CAMDEN — On Saturday, December 15, 2018, 28 Camden Rotary Club members prepared food baskets to help 14 families in Camden celebrate the holidays.

Under the leadership of Charitable Grants Chair Richard Householder, the food basket project is an annual tradition in which the Club organizes turkeys and groceries that families in need can use to prepare Christmas meals. All recipient names are kept confidential to maintain the families’ privacy.

The Camden Rotary Club, part of Rotary’s global network of 1.2 million volunteers, brings together business, professional and community leaders to help others through philanthropy, active engagement in community life, and hands-on service projects.

About the Camden Rotary Beautiful Camden Harbor on Penobscot Bay is the home base of the Camden Rotary Club. For over 90 years, Camden Rotary has embraced Rotary International's mission of: Service above Self: both at home in Maine and throughout the world. With a focus on friendship and camaraderie, Camden Rotarians work together to help those in need. From international projects that improve living conditions for people in underdeveloped countries, to helping our senior citizens at home, to providing college scholarships to our deserving youth, the Camden Rotary Club is dedicated to making the world a better place. For more information about Camden Rotary visit