To a golfer, weather is never an obstacle. Despite rain, sleet, snow or ice, the amateur as well as the expert, has no problem taking a swing – especially when the stakes are high. And, with the 27th annual Akron Rotary Chili Open, presented by Wayne Homes, the stakes are
2017 Akron Rotary Ambassador of Service is Awarded to Bill Manby Jr. When he was barely out of college, Bill’s life was permanently changed by a last minute request for the special needs children of Barrett School in Akron. “I need you to play Santa Claus,” his father said. After
One of the most unique challenges for either an extreme sports enthusiast or a hobbyist golfer is the arctic golf experience of the Wayne Homes Chili Open. On Saturday, February 4, 2017, over 500 polar bear golfers will converge on the scenic Hale Farm and Village in Bath. On that date,
The 26th Annual Akron Rotary Chili Open Golf Classic, sponsored by Wayne Homes, was held on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at Hale Farm and Village in Bath, OH. The Chili Open is an event that raises funds to send children and adults with developmental disabilities to summer camp each year.
We had a very successful Chili Open for 2016, with over 500 attendees, raising $214,000. A heart felt Thank You to everyone for their support in making the 26th Annual Chili Open a success! Carol Hauskneght – 1st place prize 2016 Chevrolet Sonic Kyle Radel – 2nd place prize 55-inch LG Smart HDTV
2016 Akron Rotary Ambassador of Service Posthumously Awarded to Richard Farkas The Richard Farkas family is honored to have the Rotary Club of Akron remember Richard’s commitment to community service by selecting him as the 2016 Akron Rotary Ambassador of Service. Upon retiring as Commander of the nation’s largest Intercontinental
VanDevere would like to congratulate Evan Nelson who was at VanDevere Chevrolet the other night to pick up his brand new 2015 Chevrolet Sonic. Nelson held the winning ticket at the 2015 Akron Rotary / Wayne Home Chili Cook Off and Golf Outing help on Feb. 7th 2015.
Woohoo, we had a very successful Chili Open for 2015, with over 500 attendees, raising $200,000. A heart felt Thank You to everyone for their support in making the 25th anniversary of the Chili Open a success. Evan Nelson – 1st place prize 2015 Chevrolet Sonic Richard Boscarello – 2nd
We are turning off the online shopping cart for registration for golfers, foursomes and clubhouse passes. Although online registration is closed, we would love to have you attend the event and you can purchase any of these three items at the door. We will leave the online shopping cart on
2015 Akron Rotary Ambassador of Service BARRY C. DUNAWAY Barry Dunaway is Senior Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer of The J. M. Smucker Company, with primary responsibilities for Corporate Strategy, Mergers and Acquisitions, Human Resources, Legal, and Information Services. Barry joined The J. M. Smucker Company in 1987, and