May is Youth Service Month

May is Youth Service Month on the Rotary calendar. The Rotary Club of North Raleigh celebrated Youth Service on Wednesday by hosting a Youth Services Assembly, showcasing our 2016 youth programs. Jason Potts, RCNR Youth Services Director, thanked the members who have chaired the programs this year and introduced local youth who have benefited from them. Alex Wilson Awards: The club recognized two Alex Wilson Awards recipients at the assembly. Sanderson High School senior Noah Anderson received a $1000 Alex Wilson scholarship. Noah is a recognized leader and achiever at Sanderson and well regarded by Sanderson faculty. Noah plans to
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2015 Rotary Against Drugs Speech Contest

Wednesday February 11, the Club hosted the annual Rotary Against Drugs Speech Contest. Four students from Sanderson High School participated and put on a great show. Maggie Lee and Tim Gillespie shared second runners up, Ashley Mercer won first runner up and Kate Crabtree won first place. North Raleigh Rotary’s Jason Potts chaired the competition and was left with very difficult choices scoring the essays with his committee. The speeches were all fantastic. The students were supported at the event by their parents and the Sanderson High Speech/English teacher.
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September is New Generations Month

New Generations refers to the youngest generation in the family of Rotary. Many are participants in Rotary’s youth and young adult programs: Interact, Rotaract, Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA), and Rotary Youth Exchange. Others are service-minded young people involved in Rotary club and district activities. Celebrate all the ways Rotary develops young leaders by sharing your experiences on social media.
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