Rotary Club Accomplishments

The Dictionary Project

We purchase and distribute books to students in the Sharon Springs school district, both in school and home-schooled. These books are for the individual child to keep.

  • Dictionaries to Third graders
  • Thesauruses to Fourth graders
  • Spanish-English Dictionaries to all Spanish I students

Group Study Exchange

Hosted the GSE Team from District 1910, Eastern Europe. Club member, Paul Tichy, was selected as GSE Team Leader for the 2008 GSE Team from D7190 traveling to Eastern Europe D1910 for four weeks visiting Austria, Slovenia, Croatia and Bosnia-Herzegovina.

Building a Literate Community

Donated $2500 to the Sharon Springs Free Library in addition to approximately two dozen books for youth, teens and adults, a keyboard for special programs and held two Reading with Rotary story-times.

Backpack Bucks

Donated $375 toward purchase of school supplies for children in need. The donation is distributed through the elementary teachers so as to provide the specific supplies and needs of the children in a low key, private manner.

Foundation Giving

100% Every Rotarian Every Year


Built a new crèche for the community Nativity Scene display

Youth & Education

  • EarlyAct Club – Community Service for Youth
  • Odyssey of the Mind program at SSCS
  • Cub Scout Pack 17