THE ROTARY CLUB OF FLATONIA:
  • Organizes and holds annual Golf Tournament, a major fundraiser for sole purpose of community and international humanitarian efforts.
  • Provides and installs flags for the Patriotic Flag Display six times per year to 175 subscribers.
  • Sponsors the Flatonia High School Rotary Interact Club, a high school service organization with approximately 60 members.  Interact clubs bring together young people ages 12-18 to develop leadership skills while discovering the power of Service Above Self.
  • Sends 2 high school seniors, annually, to the Rotary Youth Leadership Awards held at McKinney Roughs in Bastrop.  Participants are chosen for their leadership potential.
  • Sponsors Senior Hog Showmanship with a Belt Buckle award at the annual Flatonia FFA/4-H Livestock Show.
  • Sponsors the Early Act First Knight program at Flatonia elementary school.  Starting in 2014, EAFK is a powerful, daily character building program which creatively teaches and motivates students to become more civil, service-oriented people during their formative years.  Themed around the exciting world of gallant knights and chivalry, students study a virtue each six weeks followed by a Knighting Ceremony where one student from each class is knighted for consistently demonstrating that virtue.  Virtues include respect, discipline, honesty, friendliness, perseverance, and service.
  • Sponsors a FISD Teacher Appreciation Lunch every year.
  • Gives Scholarships annually to Flatonia High School Seniors. In 2017 recipients were awarded a total of $3,000 in scholarships.
  • Sponsors  Flatonia High School 11th graders, studying U.S. History on the USS Lexington Heritage Pride Tour in Corpus Christi.
  • Received a $1000 grant from the Literacy Project with Tocker Foundation for Flatonia Public Library.
  • Provides and install flags for the Patriotic Flag Display six times per year to 175 subscribers.
  • Participates in Flatonia’s Meals on Wheels.
  • Partnered with Interact students, participates in a Community Clean Up, 2-3 times a year.
  • Donates to ShelterBox USA, is an international disaster relief charity whose mission is to deliver humanitarian relief in the form of life saving equipment that brings shelter, warmth and dignity to people affected by natural disasters and crises worldwide.  Volunteer response teams deliver emergency tented shelter and other life-saving supplies to people made homeless by disasters around the world.