Mei-Lee Ney will be honored at the 43rd Annual Paul Harris Luncheon, on March 14, in recognition of her outstanding service and philanthropy. The event will be held at The Huntington.
By News Desk
Mei-Lee Ney, a native of Shanghai, China, and a self-made woman, has made significant contributions to the community through her selfless volunteering and generous support. She holds various leadership positions and is actively involved in numerous educational, community, and arts organizations, reflecting the Rotary motto of “Service above Self.” Currently she serves as Chair of the Board of Trustees for Otis College; Trustee of Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens; and Member of the Board of USC Pacific Asia Museum, to name a few.
Barbara Bice, President of the San Marino Rotary Club, expressed admiration for Mei-Lee’s humble personality and her remarkable influence on the community:
Mei-Lee has had an immense impact on our community, and we appreciate all she does. We are thrilled that Mei-Lee is this year’s Paul Harris award recipient.”
The annual luncheon not only aims to honor individuals like Mei-Lee but also to inspire others to follow in her footsteps. Over the past 50 years, the San Marino Rotary has recognized 72 men and women for their philanthropic efforts, communicating their good works to a wide audience.
In addition to honoring Mei-Lee Ney, the luncheon will feature speaker Anna Enger, a former Rotary Grant Scholar, who will share her experiences studying in France thanks to the Rotary scholarship. Enger graduated from Barnard College in 2019 with a bachelor’s degree in Urban Studies, and from the Paris Institute of Political Studies in 2022 with a master’s degree in International Governance and Diplomacy.
The Rotary Club of San Marino is a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving the local community. The mission of the Rotary Club of San Marino is aligned with the mission of Rotary International, which is to provide service to others, promote integrity, and advance world understanding, goodwill, and peace through its fellowship of business, professional, and community leaders.
43rd Annual Paul Harris Luncheon March 14, 2024 11:30 am - 1:30 pm Location The Huntington 1151 Oxford Rd. San Marino, CA 91108 RSVP here.
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