Category Archives: Helping Others

Rotary & Interact Club Register 100 Children for Amber Alert

The Rotary Club of Ridgefield and Ridgefield High School’s Interact Club joined forces to register nearly 100 children at this year’s Amber Alert held as part of the Boys & Girls Club’s Breakfast with Santa.

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Rotary Club Awards $23,500 in Community Grants

The Rotary Club of Ridgefield capped off its 2014-15 “Rotary Year” with $23,500 in Community Grants to local non-profit organizations. President Rich Vazzana, explained: “These Community Grants are in addition and to and separate from the more than $25,000 in … Continue reading

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Interact Club of Ridgefield High School Makes $450 in Donations

The Interact Club of Ridgefield High School made donations of $450 to Holocaust Child Survivors of Connecticut, Water Is Life, and the International Justice Mission. Interact gives students ages 12-18 the chance to make a real difference while having fun.  … Continue reading

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Tomorrow’s Leaders Share Their Experience at RYLA

Helping Others By Bill Maxwell Aspen Shafer, Skylar Shafer, and Allie Savino, all 11th graders, on November 12 shared their experiences at the from this year’s Conference of the Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA).  At the annual RYLA Camp, oung … Continue reading

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Leaders By Mindset not by Title

Helping Others By Bill Maxwell At the Rotary Foundation District luncheon on November 2, 2014, the keynote speaker was Jennifer Jones, Rotary Iinternational Director Elect, from Windsor, Ontario, Canada. Jennifer treated us to an insightful and enthusiastic dialogue about Rotary, … Continue reading

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