Service Above Self
That is Rotary's motto
But we go above and beyond.
Community Service - Honors Dinner -
Our Largest Community Service Event.
Every year, the Rotary Club of Perris sponsors an evening dinner and invites all local organizations, for the purpose of Honoring their, respective employees. Just one example would be for school districts to spotlight one of their outstanding employees or volunteers. Our club also has a special award, that we call the Daryl Busch Memorial " Service Above Self" to a Non-Rotarian
Public Image - Community Service
Veterans Day & Christmas Parades
Many of our club members are involved in City events, either assisting logistically, in planning, and serving as Judges in our fun parades.
Youth Service - Is what we do best.
EarlyAct Clubs Ages 5-11
Interact Clubs Ages 12-18
PRYDE 7th grade Leadership camp
RYLA 11th grade Leadership camp.
Community Service Projects
Boys and Girl Club Support
Reading Across America.
Dictionaries to 3rd graders
Senior Exit interviews
Vocational Service - Speech Contest -
Following the concept which was adopted in 1932 by Rotary International, Our club offers The "Four Way Test" Speech contest to sophomore, junior and senior students. It is a great opportunity for them to compete in public speaking. They choose their topic and present their view using the Rotary "Four Way Test". The winner of our club contest can go on to compete at the District level competition and beyond.
Social Welfare - Turkey on Wheels
Each Year we GIVE-THANKS and share with our community seniors and locals that might not otherwise enjoy a hot Thanksgiving meal. . Our Rotary club members join hands with Sheriff Explorers, Boy and Girl Scouts, church members and other volunteers to prepare, package and deliver complete meals with all the trimmings.
Also-Food and Clothing drives plus monetary contributions to food pantries.
Senior Scholarships - Literacy
Since 1993 we have awarded monetary scholarships to our local seniors, that are selected from our five local high schools. Over the years we have awarded well over $100,000.00