District Newsletter June 2017

Rotary Club of Dallas North   President Shirley Heitzman

Service Projects & Volunteer Support 100% participation rate of club members in Club Service Projects &  Events (22 members) Rotary Youth Exchange Program – Sent 2 students to Japan & Korea,  and Hosted a student from Switzerland Fair Park Discovery Garden Volunteer Day ‐ State Fair “Men Who Cook” Fundraising Event at the Dallas‐Uptown Club Services of Hope – Put together 100 Thanksgiving food baskets for  families in need Interact Club at Faith Family Academy  • 40 students participating  • 20 Interact Officers and upcoming officers attended the  Interact  Leadership Conference • 35 Interact students attended Human Rights Symposium • Tutoring of at‐risk Pre‐Kindergarten Students (new program) Youth Leadership ‐ 2 FFA Students will attend CAMP RYLA Student Scholarships – Club provided 2 $1,000 Scholarships to high‐ achieving Interact students at FFA Coats Donation  to Faith Family Academy children & families in need Rotary/FFA Rotary/FFA Teacher Grants  increased student reading &  math achievement Pebbles Apartments Easter Egg Picnic & Hunt ‐ Organized the Dallas  North Rotary’s annual spring club service project at the Pebbles 

Apartments, a supportive housing program for  homeless women and children. The club provides  an Easter Picnic & Egg Hunt at the Pebbles  Apartments including Easter Basket decorating, an Easter Egg hunt, and lunch for moms and children  who would not otherwise be able to participate in  this kind of holiday festivity.

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