Club Executives & Directors
President Elect
Vice President
Immediate Past President
The Rotary Foundation Chair
  Our Centennial Year!
"Celebrating a Century of Service Above Self"
Club Information
Welcome to The Hazleton Rotary Club!

Serve To Change Lives

We meet In Person
Wednesdays at 11:45 AM
8 W. Broad St., Suite 50 (second floor conference room)
Hazleton, PA 18202
United States of America
Virtual & In-person at The Pines Eatery
Club News
Photo Caption: Neal A. DeAngelo (center) and The Pines Eatery & Spirits will be the 2021 Festival Sponsor of the returning Hazleton Rotary Wine & Beer Festival. Others in photo are Rotarian Festival Co-Chairs Michele Ustynoski and Scott Sacco, Rotary Immediate Past President Donna Barna and Rotary President Jason Brenner. Additional committee members are Jim Kelshaw, Tim Genetti, Pat Ward, Lisa Marie Halecky, Alan Whitaker, Toni Christman and Pat Korb.
The returning event takes place on Saturday, August 28th, Louis Schiavo City View Park, 700 South Poplar Street, Hazleton, 12Noon-8:00PM.
Hazleton Rotary is happy to welcome 17 new members to its club! We look forward to these new members having a long lasting relationship with their fellow Rotarians and to provide service to others, promote integrity, and advance world understanding, goodwill, and peace through its fellowship of business, professional, and community leaders.
First Row: Gregoria Minyety, Harry Hinkle, Neal DeAngelo, Katie Woznicki, Rossanna Gabriel, Nina Bonus, Anne Frey, Lauren Sacco.
Second Row: Mike Cammisa(sponsor), Eugenio Sosa, Alan Whitaker(sponsor),Peter DeMarco, Michele Kushmeder(sponsor), Jimmy Sabatino, Donna Barna(sponsor & Rotary President), Michele Ustynoski (fill in sponsor for Scott Sacco)
Third Row: Carlos Pujols, Alec Ryncavage, Vianney Castro.
Missing from Photo:  Carla Garcia, Veronica DeMarest, Alex VanHoeklen, Carlos Monclus, Abel Dominguez, Ricardo Santos
Hazleton Rotary attended the Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce's 129th Anniversary & Executive Business Exposition on June 17 at Louis Schiavo City View Park. The weather and company was perfect! Interested in becoming a member of this great organization? Reach out to for more information on how you can make a difference in our community, meet new people. 
Jason Brenner will be installed as the 101st President of Hazleton Rotary, 2021-2022 at the Hazleton Rotary’s President’s Triple Celebration to be held at Sand Springs on June 30. 2021, 6:00pm.  The event will also be a Presidency Farewell for Donna Barna, 2020-2021 President and Alan Whitaker, 2019-2020 President.
Jason has been a member of Hazleton Rotary for 7 years and was sponsored for membership by his father, Paul Brenner. 
Jason currently serves as President–Elect of the Board of Directors. He has actively assisted with many service projects and served as Chair of the Night at the Races in 2016, 2017 and 2018. He is also a Paul Harris Fellow.
Mr. Brenner is Vice President at Brenner Recycling, a 4th generation recycling business in Hazleton.  He is an U.S. Air Force veteran, serving more than eight years on active duty as an engineer and project manager at several bases and achieving the rank of Captain.
He earned a Bachelor of Science degree, Mechanical Engineering, from Ohio State University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Oklahoma. He resides in Sugarloaf with his wife Christina.
He is honored to be continuing a family legacy by accepting the position of President of Hazleton Rotary. His father, Paul Brenner, was President of the club in 2003-2004.
Other officers and Board members will be   President Elect-Lisa Marie Halecky, Secretary-Lani Drobnock, Treasurer-Pat Owens, Sergeant-at-Arms-Pat Ward, and 1st Immediate Past President-Donna Barna.     Members of the Board will be Stephen Seach, Cal Herring, Mark Ondishin, Toni Christman, Mary Pat Stroia, Michele Kushmeder and Michele Ustynoski.   
Tanya and Doug from Winterdance Dogsled Tours
Aug 11, 2021 12:00 PM
Their First 1000 km Iditarod Sled Race Experiences
Board Meeting-Virtual
Aug 12, 2021 8:00 AM
Rotary Business
Social Meeting- Tap at Humboldt Beer Depot
Aug 18, 2021 5:30 PM
Bob Martel-Professional Hypnotist
Sep 15, 2021 12:00 PM
The Rotary Mission of Service About Self Starts With Self Care
Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays:
  • Tom Cvammen
    August 4
  • Joe Lettiere
    August 6
  • Lani Drobnock
    August 14
  • Nina Bonus
    August 21
  • Mark Frumkin
    August 25
  • Lisa Marie Halecky
    Joseph Halecky
    August 5
  • Bill Pavlick
    Judy Pavlick
    August 13
  • Pat Korb
    Mike Korb
    August 13
  • Gene Dougherty
    Ethel Dougherty
    August 29
  • Jason Brenner
    Christina Brenner
    August 31