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The White Hat Society was formed in September 2004 at the Rotary Institute in Scottsdale, Arizona to promote regular, significant, annual giving to the Rotary Foundation.

In September 2020, White Hat donations to the Foundation exceeded $5,870,000 US, with more than 400 members.

Ed Mulled, PhD.
PDG Ed Mullen
J. Matera
Jeff Matera

The White Hat Society Contacts:

Chair:  PDG Ed Mullen, ed.mullen@taptrain.com

Co-Founder:  PDG Bill Bryce, fourwaytest@thegateway.net

White Hat Secretary:  Jeff Matera, jmatera@zfhllc.com


In honor of Past RI President Barry Rassin, we have opened the White Hat Society Recognitions to the Bahama Relief.  Any Rotarian contributing to the Bahama relief may count that towards White Hat Society recognition.

Ways to Contribute


For Wire Transfer directly to the islands go to Bahamas Rotary Disaster Committee

Important Note: please be sure to advise in advance, the following details of funds being remitted to the Bahamas:

For crypto currency donations sent weekly directly to the Bahamas, payment may be made online at Delchain Limited


To qualify for Gift Aid, donate to Rotary’s Disaster Recovery Trust for Caribbean Hurricane Dorian


For a 501c3 US Tax Exempt donation use any of the following

PayPal D7020 through Disaster Network Assistance

PayPal D6990 through District 6990 in Florida

GoFundMe for Rotary 7020 Dorian Relief

Rotary District 7680 DAF No. 574 at Rotary International (check,

PDG Ed Mullen

White Hat Chairman


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