Rotary Volunteers

ROTARY VOLUNTEERS—Rotary is a family-friendly club, and spouses and family are welcome to help during the many events during the year. Here Rotarian Rick Koryto and his daughter Hannah, 11, are pictured with the club’s German exchange student Anni Hagenah, 16. Anni is from Wolfsburg, Germany, and is enjoying her exchange. Outgoing student, Jordan ? has been writing a blog about her experiences in Germany. Hosting and sending an exchange student is just one of the many relationship-building projects in which the Rotary Club participates.

Reading Rocks festival recognized by Governor Snyder

Representative Peter MacGregor presented Rockford Rotary Club a tribute from the State of Michigan, signed by Governor Snyder. Pictured (l-r) Sue Bodener, Pete MacGregor and KDL Director Lance Werner.

Governor Rick Snyder is a fan of Reading Rocks in Rockford, a Rockford Rotary festival, which just completed its second year. He sent an award of recognition for the reading festival, applauding the effort to promote literacy and the fun of reading in a day-long event with authors, celebrity readers, mascots, games, prizes, acting and […]

Morning option for would-be Rotarians stuck at work at noon

Not everyone can go to a service club meeting in the middle of a workday. Rockford Rotary Club has been meeting at 12:10 p.m. at the Rockford Community Cabin for more than 50 years. However, now there is an alternative meeting time at 7:00 a.m. at the Rockford High School. “Finally, I can join Rotary!” […]

Rotarians play in road with high school students

Rockford Rotarians were joined by Rockford High School volunteers as they cleaned up their designated stretch of Ten Mile Road on Thursday, April 14. Pictured are Rotarians Tom Visser and Ramona Hinton, the Rotary’s outbound German exchange student Jordan Kromer, Rotarian Rick Koryoto, and students Kadie Stuthard, Josh Bricker, Ariel Lincott, Katie VanCuren assistant principal of Rockford High School and Taylor Keller.

Jumpers enjoy refreshing dip for Sweetheart Splash

This entrant in Sweetheart Splash took a spin while jumping in.

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