Current Projects

  • Seaside Rotary, Friends of the Maya and The Power of a Nickel

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    The reason I love Rotary is very simple. It offers us the unique opportunity to do good in our communities , no matter where in the world we are. Last week reminded me of how lucky I am to be a Rotarian, and the opportunity to be a better human. Fellow Rotarian David Sanchez brought together our Rotary […]

  • 1st Annual Seaside Rotary Chili Cook-Off Draws Hungry Crowds!

    Playa del Carmen Seaside Rotary Chili Cook Off 2017

    The 1st annual Seaside Rotary Cook-Off is in the books and we have a winner! Taking home the title “The Best Chili in Playa del Carmen 2017” are Greg Cosway and his wife Tammy. Greg and Tammy are originally from Toronto and have been visiting the Riviera Maya since 1994. They now live here full […]

  • Seaside Rotary Golf Classic Secures TAEMA as Title Sponsor

    Seaside Rotary Golf Classic TAEMA 2017

    The Rotary Club of Playa del Carmen Seaside is excited to announce that they have secured a Title Sponsor for their 5th annual charity golf tournament. The tournament will now be billed as the Seaside Rotary Golf Classic presented by TAEMA by Etos. and will be held on April 1, 2017 at the Hard Rock […]

  • NEW Seaside Rotary Chili Cook-Off Announced for March 18, 2017

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    Rotary Club of Playa del Carmen Seaside is pleased to announce the 1st annual Seaside Rotary Chili Cook-Off! The event will be held at Wah Wah Beach Bar on March 18, 2017 from 1:30pm to 4pm.

  • Seaside Rotarians Ambassadors for the 10th annual OHL Classic at Mayakoba

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    For the 5th year running, Seaside Rotarians have had the privilege of acting as ambassadors for Mexico’s only PGA TOUR tournament, the OHL Classic at Mayakoba. This year, 12 members of the Rotary Club of Playa del Carmen Seaside, lead by Captains John Marty and Scot Lyall, covered a total of 66 shifts during this […]

  • 4th Annual Seaside Rotary Golf Classic presented by Tequila Barrel a Huge Success!

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    On Saturday April 9, Rotary Club of Playa del Carmen Seaside hosted their 4th annual Charity Golf Tournament, the Seaside Rotary Golf Classic presented by Tequila Barrel at the Hard Rock Golf Club Riviera Maya in Playacar. It was a beautiful day on the course, interrupted by a few brief tropical showers, and 79 local […]

  • 2016 Seaside Rotary Golf Classic presented by Tequila Barrel at Hard Rock Golf Club

    Seaside Rotary Golf Classic

    On Saturday April 9, 2016, Rotary Club of Playa del Carmen Seaside will host their fourth annual Charity Golf Tournament, the Seaside Rotary Golf Classic presented by Tequila Barrel. The event will be held at the Hard Rock Golf Club in Playacar and will begin at 8:00am. A luncheon and Gala Prize ceremony will follow […]

  • Playa del Carmen Rotarians Bring Christmas Cheer to Nuevo Noh Bec

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    Today, thanks to the coordinated efforts of Seaside Rotary, Playa del Carmen Rotary Club and Rotaract, Kicks4Kids brought almost 300 pairs of new sneakers to the children living in the remote village of Nuevo Noh Bec. It was a long and at times emotional day but you wouldn’t know it looking at the big smiles […]

  • Cancun Challenge Brings More Than Just Div. 1 Basketball to the Riviera Maya

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    Every November, the Hard Rock resort plays host to a remarkable destination sporting event that brings top US college basketball players head to head right here on the Riviera Maya.

  • Rotary Club of Playa del Carmen Seaside Launches Annual Shoe Drive

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    Kicking Off Kicks4Kids 2015 on the Riviera Maya On Tuesday November 10, the membership of Rotary Club of Playa del Carmen Seaside received a generous donation of new sneakers, officially kicking off the annual Kicks4Kids shoe drive for the 2015 holiday season. Kicks4Kids is a charitable initiative that collects new sneakers and distributes them to […]

  • Seaside Rotary Hosts 3rd Annual Charity Golf Tournament at Hard Rock Golf Club

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    On Sunday March 15, Rotary Club of Playa del Carmen Seaside hosted their 3rd annual Charity Golf Tournament, the Seaside Rotary Golf Classic at the new Hard Rock Golf Club Riviera Maya in Playacar. It was a beautiful day out on the links and 76 local and visiting golfers came out to compete and show […]

  • Seaside Rotary Recognized for Contributions to the Playa del Carmen Community

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    On Wednesday, February 4, 2015, dignitaries from Red Cross Solidaridad, the Municipal Government and Rotary gathered at the new Red Cross Hospital in Playa del Carmen to recognize Playa del Carmen Rotary Club Seaside for their most recent and most ambitious achievement to date. On December 14, 2014, Seaside Rotarians delivered over $500,000 USD worth […]

  • New Hard Rock Golf Club Riviera Maya in Playacar Welcomes Charity Golf Tournament

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    On Sunday March 15, 2015, Rotary Club of Playa del Carmen Seaside will host their third annual Charity Golf Tournament, the Seaside Rotary Golf Classic, at the new Hard Rock Golf Club in Playacar as part of their Grand Opening weekend. Beginning at 8:00 am, the tournament will be a Texas scramble with a luncheon […]

  • Seaside Rotary Provides Red Cross Hospital with Medical Equipment Worth Over $500,000 USD

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    After many months of fundraising, organization and negotiation with Mexican authorities, the shipment of medical equipment finally made its way from the United States to Playa del Carmen. The truck, jam packed with over $500,000 USD worth of essential supplies and hospital equipment, arrived on Sunday December 14, 2014, an early “Christmas present” to the new Red Cross Hospital.

  • Seaside Rotary Brings Local Children to 2014 Cancun Challenge

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    Recently, the Playa del Carmen Seaside Rotary Club helped to kick off the holiday season for local children with a once in a lifetime opportunity to see Division I college basketball players from the United States compete for the 2014 Cancun Challenge. Seaside Rotary was responsible for transporting over 300 local public school children to […]

  • Seaside Rotary Helps Spruce Up Parque de las Mestizas in the Colosio

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    On February 23, 2012 seventeen members of the newly chartered Rotary Club of Playa del Carmen Seaside reported for duty at the Parque de las Mestizas in the Colosio neighborhood and participated in a work project sponsored by the Municipal government of Solidaridad. The municipality provided brushes, rollers and paint and Seaside Rotary members rolled […]

  • Seaside Rotary Donates Hot Water Heater for the CRIM Center at DIF Solidaridad

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    Recently, Playa del Carmen Rotary Club Seaside, donated a much needed hot water heater to the physical therapy unit at the CRIM Center at DIF Solidaridad. The boiler was needed to feed two hydro-therapy units which had previously stood unused for lack of hot water. These units, now fully functional, assist in therapies of adults […]

  • Red Cross Hospital Project

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    The Rotary Club of Playa del Carmen Seaside, with a network of Rotary partners in the United States, has helped arrange for container-load of medical equipment and supplies, with a estimated value in excess of $500,000 US Dollars, to be donated and shipped to the new Red Cross hospital in Playa del Carmen. Here’s how: […]