RINCON ROTARY CLUB VISION
To Be Tucson’s Premiere Community Oriented Service Organization,
while offering its members a fun and rewarding experience.
GOALS AND PROGRESS
To be strong supporters of education initiatives and to have Rotary Local as our signature Community Service Project:
~Through Rotary Local, we have provided 53 grants to local classrooms enriching the lives of 100s of students.
~Dictionary Project: We delivered over 1200 dictionaries to 22 Schools supporting the literacy needs of hundreds of third grade students.
To grow the active membership of our Club to 41-50 by the year 2022 and to have 100% of the Active Members participating in a majority of the Club’s Projects:
~ Current membership is at 35.
~ We have a strong Speaker Program to attract and retain members
~ Created Friends of Rincon Rotary concept and Affiliation Member program
To be a fun club with lots of community and regular social activities to allow members and their families to get to know each other:
~ Quarterly social events include Happy Hours, historical site tours, BBQs, community toursial
To have a variety of regular Service Projects to allow all members an opportunity to participate.:
~ Monthly service projects include Salvation Army bell-ringing; Red Cross blood drive; St. Lukes Valentines BBQ; JTED events; Habitat for Humanity.
To support RYLA (High School leadership camp) by sponsoring Delegates and/or Junior Counselors every year.
~ Sponsored 4 Delegates and 1 Junior Counselor to January 17-19, 2020 camp.
~ Vail Rotary – Joint Rotary Local Project;
~ Catalina Rotary - Supported Nurse practitioner training project in Alamos, MX
To support The Rotary Foundation:
~ Continue to be a club that meets the RI goal for Every Rotarian Every Year ($100/member).
~ Supported the eradication of polio with a donation of $2000.
To continue the “Taste of Chocolate” as the Rincon Foundation signature fundraiser:
~ Support the marketing efforts of over 30 local chefs
~ 100% Member participation
~ Commit all net proceeds to Rotary Local
To continue supporting the Desert Skies Methodist Church annual Flea Market:
~ 30% Member participation helping set up the event, work at the event, and clean up
To communicate weekly activities to all members through a Club Bulletin, weekly e-mails, a dynamic website and social media:
Operating 3 websites for the Club, Rotary Local and Taste of Chocolate --- all up to date.
Rincon Rotary Facebook page frequently updated