• Winner: WINNER
  • Date: 1/28/2014
  • Rotary Year: 2013-2014
  • Award Category: Club Service
  • Club NameFrederick County
  • Member First NameTammy Stevenson
  • Address: 
    P.O.Box 1744
    Winchester, VA 22604
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  • Email: tstevenson@winc.fm
  • Brief Description: 
    We are very busy for a smaller club - 50 members - but mighty in Rotary!
    1. Weekly Celebrations at our meeting to celebrate each other and our community!
    2. Mock Interviews for one local high school
    3. Dictionary Distribution
    4. GSE Team Welcome Reception and hosts for a week
    5. Harlam Ambassadors Goodwill Basketball Game for Habitat for Humanity
    6. Shenandoah University Business Symposium
    7. Tax Day Pub Crawl to benefit Habitat for Humanity
    8. Golf Tournament for Habitat for Humanity
    9. Shrimp Feed for club members
    10. Online auction to benefit the Frederick County Education Foundation
    11. Turkey Baskets to benefit Free Medical Clinic and Healthy Families
    12. Cathy's Kids - provided Christmas gifts for a local church
    13. Salvation Army Bell Ringing
    14. Peanut Sale
  • Participation of Club Members: 
    1. Weekly Celebrations - 100%
    2. Mock Interviews - 76%
    3. Dictionary Distribution - 22%
    4. GSE Team - 50%
    5. Harlam Ambassadors - 100%
    6. Shenandoah Business Symposium - 25%
    7. Tax Day Pub Crawl - 75%
    8. Golf Tournament - 75%
    9. Shrimp Feed - 30%
    10. Online auction - 80%
    11. Turkey Baskets - 75%
    12. Cathy's Kids - 60%
    13. Salvation Army - 50%
    14. Peanut Sale - 75%
  • Resulting Benefits: 
    1. Weekly Celebrations - the club learns more about each other and in 2013, we used the money to give $5,000 in scholarships to Sherando High School
    2. Mock Interviews - prepare high school students to interview
    3. Dictionary Distribution - 1,095 third grade students in Frederick County have their own dictionary
    4. GSE Team - reception served as a great introduction to our Area
    5. Harlam Ambassadors - huge community fundraiser for Habitat for Humanity
    6. SU Symposium - big trade show where we had a Rotary table
    7. Tax Day Pub Crawl - fundraiser for Habitat for Humanity
    8. Golf Tournment - fundraiser for Habitat for Humanity
    9. Shrimp Feed - social event for our club and family
    10. Online auction - Frederick County Education Foundation
    11. Turkey Baskets - distributed 40 baskets
    12. Cathy's Kids - provided 11 gifts to children
    13. Salvation Army - community funding
    14. Peanuts - money goes into our giving fund!
  • Additional Material or Information #1: 
    2 pictures from the Mock Interviews
  • 1st Supporting Document: 
    Mock Interviews 2013.JPG, Mock Interviews 2013.2.JPG
  • Additional Materail or Information #2: 
    Taiwan Team Member Courtnie Chang provided a meal for us!
  • 2nd Supporting Document:
    Courtnie from Taiwan.jpg