Windsor Rotary has provided support to the Windsor community and various projects around the world. Local projects include:
Career Day Windsor Oaks Academy: We teach by showing what we do. This program allows students to meet business owners and professionals in their community. It is a hands on experience that literally changes lives.
Senior Helping Hands: We less hours providing support for seniors in the Town of Windsor. Rotarians have replaced windows, repaired smoke detectors and most important, we have provided a senior with conversation and care.
Windsor Middle School: Rotarians have provided special education with equipment, teachers with classroom grants and recognized students of the year with a special presentation.
Teachers Grant: Our fundraising has helped teachers throughout the Windsor School District with grants to help offset the cost of running a classroom.
SAY Teen Crisis Hotline: Through our recognition of leaders in Sonoma County, we managed to raise thousands of dollars to fund the Social Advocates for Youth Teen Crisis Hotline.
Windsor High School Scholarships: Literally thousands of dollars have gone to support Windsor High School students as they pursue their higher education.
CHOICES Student Program: High School freshman have been mentored by Rotarians and taught the importance of staying in school.
Windsor Teacher Appreciation Awards: Each year the Rotary Club of Windsor recognizes outstanding teachers in every school within the district.
Rotary Youth Leadership Awards: Our club has provided the support to help feed the future leaders of our world at the annual RYLA camp.
Cool Kids Camp: Through our donations we help to give children an opportunity to gather at camp and have a memorable experience.
Windsor High School Student of the Month: Each month our club recognizes the efforts of Windsor High School students for vocational choices and scholastics.
Holiday Dinner for Bell Manor: Rotarians volunteer to spend time with our seniors and to feed them holiday meals to enrich their lives.
Student Vocational Service Awards: We support vocational choices and the special talents of Windsor High School Students.
3rd Grade Dictionary Give Away: Every year we participate with other service clubs in a program that gives a dictionary to every third grader in the Windsor School District., For many, this is the only book that can be found in the home.
Windsor Day Parade: You can see our support of this annual parade in the faces of Rotarians marching alongside our Rotary balloon.
4H Livestock Program: Our support for local agriculture can be seen as Rotarians purchase the livestock of 4H members.
SRJC Leadership Center: Our generous donation helped to fund a learning center at SRJC.
Girls State: We send young women to a summer program that teaches the importance of governing.
International Youth Exchange Program: Each year Windsor Rotary sponsors a local student to participate in a Rotary Exchange program that sends them to countries around the world. Our club also sponsors incoming students by providing host families and life changing experiences for a full year.
Connect for Success: Our efforts to provide computers and Internet services for students without these tools at home will help shape future thinkers.
If you would like to participate with any of these programs, come to a Tuesday morning meeting and see if Rotary is right for you!