History of the Ballston Spa Rotary Club

The First Quarter Century 1922-1947 John (Jack) Knickerbacker, a member of the Troy Rotary Club, was married to Kathleen Hayes of Ballston Spa. Jack ran Eddy Valve in Troy, but lived in his wife’ hometown at 30 Pleasant Street. It was natural that he should become the apostle of Rotary in Ballston Spa. In early… Read more »

Christmas Tree Fundraiser – We Need Your Help!

Each year, the Ballston Spa Rotary Club holds a Christmas tree sale which is its major fundraiser for the year. Proceeds are put right back into the community through donations to other organizations, service projects, etc. This year, a shortage of Christmas trees has put our club in a predicament. We planned to sell 750… Read more »

Shelter Box Donation

We recently made a donation to ShelterBox which delivers emergency shelter to families around the world who have been displaced by disaster or conflict.

School Supply Drive Recap

Thank you to everyone who contributed to our School Supply Drive! Special thanks to June Lane at BSNB, Joanne Champagne at Mangino Buick GMC, Curtis Lumber Company and Ballston Area Community Center.