At the Warwick Valley Rotary Club luncheon held on Wed., Feb. 12, Geoffrey Green addressed the impact of mental illness, substance abuse and suicide in Warwick and surrounding communities. Joining in the presentation were Susan Wynn, Amy Green Morris and Karen Kondakjian Gauvin from “Team up for Hope,” a local non-profit organization striving to increase awareness of these conditions.
Warwick Rotarians and the Warwick Valley High School Interact Club will host a “Bowl for a Cause” community fundraiser to help prevent suicide and drug abuse. The event is scheduled for Sun., Mar. 15, at Pin Street at Warwick, located at 154 Rte. 94 South. Registration will be from 12 noon to 1 p.m. and bowling from 1 to 3:30 p.m. The cost is $25 per bowler, which includes bowling, shoes and refreshments. All skill levels, individuals and teams from organizations, are welcome. To register or donate to the cause contact www.warwickvalleyrotary.org.