• Winner: WINNER
  • Date: 1/21/2014
  • Rotary Year: 2013-2014
  • Award Category: Club Partnership Service
  • Club NameStrasburg
  • Member First NameNancy Rudolph
  • Address: 
    224 Potomak Trail
    Winchester, VA 22602
    United States View on Map
  • Email: nrudolph@odu.edu
  • Brief Description: 
    Stop Hunger Now
    • Area 2 Clubs project for international service
    • Strasburg Club took leadership role in coordination of project
    • Family and friends were given an opportunity to participate in an international service project
    • Area churches and businesses also participated and provided funds to package meals
    • Raised awareness of Rotary and international service projects. Also raised awareness of hunger issues and how this affects children in third world countries

    Ride with Rotary
    • Area 2 Project Poker Run Ride for cars and motorcycles
    • Club took leadership in coordinating area club effort
    • Monthly meetings were held to build and foster relationships between club members in Area 2 clubs
    • Involved family and friends of Rotary. Also, involved Interact and Strasburg HS students
    • Raised funds for international Stop Hunger Now food project
    • Strengthens and maintains working relationships with Area 2 clubs and promotes service
    •100% of Area 2 clubs participated in project
    • Promotes awareness of Rotary to outside community members and heightens visibility in the community

    Host District Governor Visit
    • Strasburg club hosted and coordinated the Area 2 visit for DG Ron Mabry
    • Opportunity to work with other club officers and Area 2 members
    • Gave club members the opportunity to meet and interact with the District Governor
  • Participation of Club Members: 
    Stop Hunger Now-70%
    Ride With Rotary-60%
    District Governor Visit Host-60%
  • Resulting Benefits: 
    Stop Hunger Now-opportunity to promote relationships between Area 2 clubs and members. Opportunity for local churches, businesses, family, and friends to participate in an international service project. Promote Rotary and service to public and local youth volunteers. Awareness of hunger issues in third world countries and international service. Funds raised for meal packaging.
    Ride with Rotary-promote club relationships and service for Area 2 clubs. Funds used for Stop Hunger Now area project. Leadership role in coordination of project in monthly meetings. Opportunity for family, friends, and youth to participate. All Area 2 clubs participated this year. Heighten awareness of hunger issues to participants and importance of service.
    District Governor Visit- Strasburg club coordinated meeting and meal for DG visit with Area 2 club leaders. Opportunity for family and Rotary members to interact and build friendships.
  • Additional Material or Information #1: 
    Stop Hunger Now project at Massanutten Military Academy-March 2013. Youth volunteers, members, participants.
  • 1st Supporting Document: 
    Stop Hunger Now (2).JPG, stop hunger now (3).JPG, stop hunger now (4).JPG
  • Additional Materail or Information #2: 
    Ride with Rotary picture at Rotary Shelter in Strasburg on Sept. 28. Registration area, volunteers, and participants.
  • 2nd Supporting Document:
    RIDE.JPG