FORT BRAGG — March is upon us and we have now lots happening within the Fort Bragg Rotary world!
Our annual “Dine Out Ticket Raffle” is going on now. This 12 months’s raffle is made potential because of our beneficiant sponsor, Vocality Group Credit score Union. There are 100 tickets accessible, and every ticket is priced at $100. The winner will present certificates for 4 to dine at 12 wonderful native eating places and is valued at greater than $1,800. Tickets can be found from any Fort Bragg Rotary Member or at Sport Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram, for extra data, name (707) 964-5915.
Vocality Group Credit score Union was based 41 years in the past by residents of Humboldt County. Its Ukiah department simply opened March 8 and it additionally has a cell department in Willits. Go to vocalityccu.org for extra data.
Rotary members have been rolling up their sleeves and spending time volunteering on the Mendocino Coast Adventist Well being Vaccine Clinics which were taking place these previous few weeks. It’s such an honor to have the ability to help within the course of because the Adventist Well being Heroes work tirelessly to get our group vaccinated. These clinics have been so properly organized, and we have now actually had lots of enjoyable volunteering and seeing all of our group members as they arrive via to get their vaccine.
Our membership is ramping up for one among our most favourite instances of the 12 months — awarding deserving Fort Bragg Excessive Faculty Seniors with scholarships for his or her post-high college schooling.
We actually benefit from the utility and interview course of as we love attending to know our native seniors. The Rotary Membership of Fort Bragg shall be giving out a minimal of $10,000 in scholarships to college students within the Fort Bragg Class of 2021. We’re nonetheless accepting purposes so in case you are a highschool scholar and want to apply, name the Fort Bragg Excessive Faculty workplace for particulars.
Talking of scholarships, we have now presently given 18, Undertake-A-Fifth-Grader scholarships as a part of our partnership with The Mendocino Faculty Basis. Undertake-A-Fifth-Grader is a program that helps encourage college students at a younger age to proceed on to greater schooling by offering a monetary incentive: A $1,000 scholarship to Mendocino Faculty upon commencement from highschool.
For each $500 donation, our membership will match it with $200 to finish the $700 requirement to sponsor one fifth-grade scholar. Mendocino Faculty Basis will make investments the $700 sponsorship, which grows to $1,000 by the point the recipient graduates from highschool. To turn out to be a part of Undertake-A-Fifth-Grader, or to donate to the Fort Bragg Rotary Scholarship Fund, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
March 8 was Worldwide Ladies’s Day and we couldn’t let at the present time cross with out giving a shout out to the 21 ladies in our membership: Angela Dominguez, Ashley Ashford, Aspen Logan, Chandra Blencowe, Diane Harris, Elena Bychkova, Eve Yoemans, Heather Baxman, Joan Woods, Judy Leach, Judy Martin, Kathleen Holmes, Kathy Westfall, Kristina Carbone-Smith, Linda Ruffing, Lynn Finley, Michelle Goodman, Mindy Slaughter, Ruth Sparks, Tabatha Miller and Tracy McDaniel.
A challenged world is an alert world, and from problem comes change. These ladies push the envelope in each facet of their lives and select to problem the world round them. We’re so fortunate to have every of those ladies in our membership and our group. Their dedication to serve others makes them particular however their skills, personalities, intelligence and drive make them extraordinary.
Moreover, our membership is trying to broaden our membership. If the phrases “Service Above Self” or “Individuals of Motion” resonate with you or should you take pleasure in volunteering and dealing in the direction of making our group a greater place, then Rotary could also be an excellent match for you! For extra data on turning into a member or for extra data on what Rotary is please e-mail us at email@example.com. We’d like to get you concerned!