In The Community

In The Community

The Rotary Club of West Richmond is actively involved in many outreach projects throughout the region. From staging a 5k Run in December to Junior Achievement throughout the year, our members give time, effort and dollars to support our community.

 

 2015-2016 YTD

Number of Completed Projects

Volunteer Headcount

Volunteer

Hours

Club Member

Participation %

2015-2016: 14

184

482

74%

2015 Funn Run

60 volunteered time

59 raised money

42 did both

>1000

85%

 

2014-2015

Number of Completed Projects

Volunteer Headcount

Volunteer

Hours

Club Member

Participation %

2014-2015: 17

212

572

81%

2014 Funn Run

53 volunteered time

52 raised money

37 did both

>1000

85%

 

Below are a few of the ongoing projects that we support each year:

 

shn-logoStop Hunger Now

www.stophungernow.org

In partnership with the Collegiate School Interact Club, members of The Rotary Club of West Richmond package meals to support school feeding programs and crisis relief around the world.

 

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RichmondFolkFestival logoRichmond Folk Festival

www.richmondfolkfestival.org

Members of the West Richmond Rotary volunteer each year at the Richmond Folk Festival.  The fesitval often attracts more than 200,000 people to downtown Richmond's riverfront to celebrate the roots, richness and variety of American culture through music, dance traditional crafts, storytelling and food. The Richmond Folk Festival has become one of Virginia’s largest and most-loved events of the year and has been voted as the best musical festival in Richmond several years running.

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Programs

December 6

Clyde F.E. Roper, PhD., Zoologist

 

December 13

James Courtney, Captain Fire Station 21

 

December 20

Lewis Lawson

 

December 27

TBD

 

Rotary Foundation

The Rotary Foundation enables Rotarians to advance world understanding, goodwill, and peace through the improvement of health, the support of education, and the alleviation of poverty.

 

Contact Us

If you are interested in learning more about the work of the Rotary Club of West Richmond, please contact us today.

 

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