Pawling Rotary Honored by American Legion

Jerry Christensen, a member of Pawling’s American Legion Hasler-Kamp Post #215, attended a recent Rotary meeting to present an award of appreciation to the Pawling Rotary Club for the organization’s support of the Legion’s work honoring veterans, providing scholarships to local youngsters, and supporting Pawling’s Boy Scouts. Christensen, a long-time member of American Legion Hasler-Kemp Post #215, spoke briefly about the Legion and acknowledged that this plaque of appreciation was the first ever awarded to any Pawling organization by his post. He thanked members of the Pawling Rotary Club for choosing the American Legion as a Rotary grant recipient, highlighting the many ways that this funding makes the Legion’s work possible.