2017 Scholarships and Awards

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The club made it’s annual presentation of the Alex Wilson Awards. The awards are two $1000 scholarships, this year presented to Dominic Rodts and Tabarek Mohammed Ali. Tabarek was not able to attend the presentation. The club also heard from past recipients of another scholarship we support: the TC & Bill Parker Scholarship to Wake Tech. Two of the three students thanked the club and described their progress and plans. Lastly, the club presented a $25,000 check to the Wake Tech Foundation for the Bridges to Success program. Bridges to Success is one of the club’s 50th anniversary projects. See
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Club 50th Anniversary Project: Bridges to Success

Wednesday August 31 2016 saw a full house for a greatly anticipated meeting. Guest speakers from Wake Tech, Stephanie Lake and Tiffany Williams, spoke about our scholarship program and our 50th Anniversary funded Bridges to Success program, respectively. The club presented Stephanie with a $3000 check for this year’s and Bill Parker scholarship recipients. Video and slide presentations shown below. In addition, Matthew Kane and Scott Tarkenton were awarded All-Star pins from Assistant DG David Hayden for meeting DG Rusine Sinclair’s requirements of sponsoring a new member and making the TRF donation. Our club experimented with some new technology to
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50th Anniversary Series: Frank Bouknight Interview

Founding club member Frank Bouknight spent a few minutes talking to Tom Owen about the Rotary Club of North Raleigh. This video is the first in a series celebrating the club’s history over the last 50 years. About Frank: Photos of Frank: More club photos…
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