Annually, the Rotary Club Cobleskill sponsors Boy Scout Troop 5 and the Rotary Student Exchange Program; we contribute scholarships to graduating seniors at Cobleskill/Richmondville High School; provide funding for people in need locally and internationally; and provide funding and support for projects to improve our local community.
Service Above Self
Rotary Club of Cobleskill
COBLESKILL, NEW YORK
Chartered April 15, 1924
The Rotary Club of Cobleskill was chartered on April 15, 1924 as Club No. 4914 of what is now Rotary International. The formation of the Cobleskill Club was sponsored by the Rotary Club of Oneonta, N.Y. We have been serving our local community and Rotary International during their many times of need for the last 91 years. The Rotary Club of Cobleskill is part of District 7190
The first Rotary Club in the world was organized in Chicago, IL. on February 23, 1905. From Chicago, Rotary soon spread to other cities. The second Rotary Club was founded in San Francisco, CA. in 1908, and the organization of other clubs followed rapidly, New York City Club No. 6 was organized on August 6, 1909. Rotary International was formed into Districts in 1915 and is currently made up of 527 Districts worldwide. Today our District 7190 includes the counties of Warren, Washington, Saratoga, Fulton, Montgomery, Schoharie, Schenectady, Albany and Rensselaer with 41 Rotary Clubs.