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9 Palm Desert Rotarians volunteered at the Galilee Center in Mecca at which over 900 children from Kindergarten to 12 grade received new backpacks filled with school supplies appropriate to their age group. Rotarians Norm Lewis, Meegan Sullvan, Mary and Doug Scott, Neal Dewing, Bill Glowka, Jim Miringoff, Ricardo and Jennifer Loretta attended…(Read More)

Corona Rotary donated $60,000 to charities within their community with proceeds from their May Lobsterfest to local charities, including: Corona Rec Center, YMCA, Corona Fire Explorers, Kids Rock Free, Kids & Cops, Corona High School Theatre and more. Here is a great article about the fundraiser from the Press Enterprise…(Read More)

Palm Desert Sunset Rotary Pack the Bus

Palm Desert Sunset Rotary worked in partnership with Sunline Transit, Palm Desert Walmart, KMIR and Alpha Media for their “Pack the Bus” Project. The organizations invited the community to drop off school supplies to “pack” a SunBus that will be delivered to the organization they adopted this year, the Boys and Girls Club in Desert…(Read More)

Desert Hot Springs Rotary donated backpacks full of school supplies to all five local Desert Hot Springs elementary schools, Cabot Yerxa Elementary, Bubbling Wells Elementary, Two Bunch Palms Elementary, Bella Vista Elementary and Julius Corsini Elementary.  All backpacks came loaded with school supplies and were dropped off to the principals, who are reaching out to…(Read More)

Corona Rotary has donated $15,00 to CFD for PulsePoint start up. It’s New Technology that improves response time to cardiac arrest victims in the community. PulsePoint’s website explains their technology: “You know the difference early CPR and defibrillation can make in a Sudden Cardiac Arrest event. Fifty-seven percent of U.S…(Read More)

Desert Hot Springs Rotary held their very successful annual “Community Appreciation Day” at John Furbee Aquatic Center. The pool is named after long time community member and Rotarian. The event also teamed up with the Healthy Cities Initiative with a walk, run and bikeathon where prizes were given away – including a bike that a…(Read More)

Desert Hot Springs and Palm Springs Noon Rotary teamed up to assist Club Rotario Playas de Rosarito in refurbishing a local park. The park is used by a neighboring elementary school, Rotario Playas de Rosarito (named after the local Rotary club), as well as the community. The clubs raised funds to install benches and barbecue…(Read More)

Idyllwild Fourth of July

America celebrates its hard-won freedom and honors its founders and the principals they fought to enshrine. In Idyllwild, the capstone of the celebration is an iconic small-town, charmingly innocent Fourth of July Parade sponsored by the Idyllwild Rotary. The parade moves down North Circle Drive from Fern Valley Corners, starting promptly at 10…(Read More)