Sunrise Rotary Club Projects Completed 2014-2015
 
  1. Work day at the Homeless Shelter—Sept 6th, 2014---8 Rotarians helped with the clean-up of the new facility.
  2. Meet Menomonie Night—Sept 3rd, 2014----Christina worked it-----Helped with set up---Kristen, Steve, Gus
  3. Masquerade Ball on November 1st, Larry, Vickie, Millie, Steve M and others.
  4. Books for the World, 13 boxes of books sent to 25 countries.Thanks to all who donated.November 2014
  5. Tour of the Robotic Milking parlor, very good and interesting outreach.October 2014. Thanks Rod.
  6. Boat ride on the St. Croix, thanks to all Dave and Diane for the planning and execution, October 2014.
  7. Sunrise and Noon Club members participated in a packing event on November 12th at Stepping Stones, we will continue to feed the hungry in the county and the world.KAH is a great organization that we support.
  8. Cardinal Glass tour, our second business tour for this year, on November 13th.Thanks to Mike Shaide for arranging this.
  9. Donated $1,000 to the Bolivia Water Project with the Chippewa Falls Club.
  10. Twenty two books to the Menomonie Public Library honoring speakers.
  11. Sunrise and Noon Club members participated in a packing event on November 12th at Stepping Stones; we will continue to feed the hungry in the county and the world.KAH is a great organization that we support.100,000 meals in the last 12 months of which 60,000 are heading for Nepal as relief aid.
  12. Cardinal Glass tour, our second business tour for this year, on November 13th.Thanks to Mike Shaide for arranging this.
  13. Donated $1,000 to the Bolivia Water Project with the Chippewa Falls Club.
  14. Thirty four books donated to the Menomonie Public Library honoring our Rotary club speakers.
  15. Participated in the WinterDaze Parade for our fifth year…
  16. Junior Achievement—taught ethics for the senior class in January
  17. Walmart Distribution Center tour in January of 2015, our third tour of a business for the year.
  18. Scheduled to tour Vets Plus on June 11th, the fourth business tour of the year. Thanks Rod for arranging this.
  19. Applied for and received a $5,000 grant for Winter Haven from the District 6250 Rotary Grant Program.
  20. Club social in Menomonie in February 19th of 2015 with the noon club attending—great turnout.
  21. Signed an agreement for the Sadistic Century along with the noon club to sponsor a bike ride in Menomonie this summer.
  22. Sold $13,500 worth of Kwik Trip cards to members, making $1,382 for the Sunrise Club.
  23. Generated $15,000 in profit from the 2015 Rotary Festival.285 in attendance at the 20th annual event.
  24. Completed the ditch clean-up project on April 25th with a joint Noon Club and Sunrise Club work day.
  25. Painted benches at the Park for the Ludington Guard Band seating, joint operation with the noon club.
  26. Donated money to the HS Seniors Appreciation Night ($100).
  27. Donated $10,590 to the Winter Haven project.
  28. Donated $2,000 to the Dr. Walker Africa project, for pregnant women.
  29. Donated $4,000 to the Bridge to Hope for new equipment and beds.
  30. Donated $100 Fire Departments student education project in Menomonie.
  31. Donated money to the Polio Plus program at the district level.
  32. Donated $2,570 to the Rotary Foundation Annual Projects fund.This put us at $68,000 for the first 20 years of existence. We hit 125% of our projected goal for 2014-2015.
  33. Donated $2,000 to the Larry Jess Foundation.
  34. Served pancakes (10 members) at the Airfest and Autorama in Menomonie.
  35. All totaled we have donated $24,360 ($5,000 district money) to local causes. 
  36. Service above self!   The focus of a Rotarian.  Join us, and share in making the world a better place.