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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Kelly Norman Talks about Benefits of Rotary Youth Exchange

Kelly Norman visited the Club Wednesday August 12 to talk about the Rotary Youth Exchange and how clubs can benefit from working with the program. Kelly is a member of the Clayton Morning Club in Clayton, NC and the chair for the District 7710 Rotary Youth Exchange Committee. Not only does she serve on the committee but she and her husband Pete (and Yellow Lab Seager) have hosted 2 exchange students in her home. Unfortunately, District 7710 has not had a huge program in the past few years. While other districts might be hosting 20-plus students, we have been doing
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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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A special week for Rotary and Interact Club

Last week was an incredible week for the members of the Rotary Club of North Raleigh and the Millbrook High School Interact Club…for separate and common reasons. On March 22nd, about 15 members and family members of the Rotary Club of North Raleigh gathered to plant trees/shrubs and then participated in a park cleanup at the Cedar Hills Rotary Park off Millbrook. This was the hands-on element for the club’s park beautification project…something members of this club have wanted done for many years. The project included installing a cement walkway from the parking lot to the picnic shelter and installing
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