Thank You President Steve Van Dorn!

Thank You President Steve Van Dorn! Tuesday evening, our club thanked President Steve Van Dorn for his excellent service as our club’s president at SideTrack Bar + Grill, where we had our demotion dinner. A few photos:  President Steve thanks our incoming President Jim Hansen; also thanks our Past President Gary Schwaegerle; and our evening […]

12th Annual Fundraiser for the Pleasanton Military Families (PMF)

12th Annual Fundraiser for the Pleasanton Military Families (PMF) On Saturday June 1st Pleasanton Rotary supported the 12th annual fundraiser for the Pleasanton Military Families (PMF). The event at Lions’ Park raised funds to support PMF shipments of care packages to active military deployed around the world. We provided a fruit extravaganza as part of […]

Rotary Gives Thanks

Rotary Gives Thanks On May 11 the Rotary Club of Pleasanton partnered with the Pleasanton Senior Center, CityServe and Scout Troop 911 to visit nine senior’s homes in the Tri-Valley.  This annual program called, “Rotary Gives Thanks”, involves Pleasanton Rotarians visiting senior’s homes to provide cleaning and light home maintenance tasks.  Due to the amount […]

9th Annual Poker Event

The 9th annual Poker Tournament organized by Pleasanton Rotary is in the books! We are excited to share that everyone who attended had a great time and enjoyed themselves thoroughly, Rotarian Bob Tucknot took home coveted Rotary trophy. If you missed it this year, we encourage you to join us next year without fail! The […]

Rotary Club of Pleasanton supported the March 9th “Sleep in Heavenly Peace”

A crew from the Rotary Club of Pleasanton supported the March 9th bed-building event for Sleep in Heavenly Peace (SHP).  Rotary clubs from Pleasanton North, Dublin and Livermore also participated. SHP is a group of volunteers dedicated to building, assembling and delivering top-notch bunk beds to children and families in need in the bay area.  […]

Update on our Volunteer Efforts in the Local Community

The Rotary Club of Pleasanton has been active with volunteer efforts in the local community. In November we supported a Kids Against Hunger food packing event along with other Rotary Clubs in the area. For the annual holiday One Warm Coat Coat drive sponsored by KTVU we collected coats and delivered to the collection site […]

Hope and Promise Mural

          Bob and Joyce Shapiro pose next to the Rotary Club of Pleasanton’s “Hope and Promise” mural while attending the Club’s holiday party.

Kids Against Hunger

Rotarians helped pack meals for Kids Against Hunger

        Kids Against Hunger Bay Area ( is a caring organization that feeds hungry people. On Saturday, November 4, 2023, some of our club Rotarians were part of a team that packed over 15,000 meals headed to Ukraine. Many Ukrainian men are away fighting the war, and many/most of their wives and children are […]

2023 Spirit Run Results

Thanks to all who participated in our 30th annual 5k/10k fun run.  Please join our Facebook Group “Halloween Spirit Run” to view photos, we’ll post as we receive them, at Looking for race results? Visit:

Veterans Stand Down

Veterans Stand Down Event – Saturday, September 16, 2023 We need volunteers for our upcoming Community Service project! We’ll be making bag lunches at the Veterans Stand Down event happening at the Alameda County Fairgrounds on Saturday, September 16th.  After the indefinite cancellation of East Bay Stand Down, the Alameda County Board of Supervisors is organizing this new Veterans Stand Down, which […]