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PROJECTS AND ACTIVITIES
2017-2018
 
DONATIONS
Rotary International Foundation
Gates Polio Challenge
New Mexico Tech Performing Arts Society
Casa Alegre for their Annual Children's Christmas Celebration
Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA)-2 campers
A $1000 scholarship to a high school student in Socorro County
La Vida Felicidad
Thanksgiving Dinner for a CYFD family
Christmas Dinner and gifts for a CYFD family
Supported Puerto Seguro/Safe Harbor
Supported “Books for Babies” through Early Intervention Program
 
ACTIVITIES
Dolly Parton Imagination Library Project
Ink Cartridge recycling
White paper pickup/recycling
Gave dictionaries to 8th grade students at Sarracino, Cottonwood, Alamo and Magdalena
Members volunteered as bell ringers for Salvation Army
Sponsored the 4 Way Test essay contest
Anti-Drug Project--an anti-drug program presented to the 5th grade classes in Socorro County
Named a student from Socorro High School as “Student of the Month” each month of the school year and invited them and their teacher to lunch.
Supported the Socorro High School Interact Club
Wine Tasting event to raise money for the scholarship
Encouraged and promoted the organization of a Rotoract Club at NMT
Sold Christmas Wreaths to raise money
Sold Community Calendars to raise money 
Guatemala Latrine Project
PAST YEARS
Highway Clean up---twice yearly
Supported the First Lego League Qualifying Tournament in Socorro
Participated in a Bi-District educational grant for a Mexican town
End Polio Now
“Don’t Meth With Us” project--an anti-meth program presented to the 5th grade classes in Socorro County and the 8th graders at Cottonwood
RI Youth Exchange Program--one outbound student and one inbound student
Purchased a new freezer for Socorro Storehouse
Donated to Puerto Seguro/Safe Harbor—local homeless shelter
Purchased several Shelter Boxes, packed with items that provide disaster victims with emergency shelter and living supplies
Participated in a Rotary International Global Grant for children with cleft lip and palate in AguasCalientes, Mexico
Participated in the Guatemalan Water Bi-District program for construction of a village water system
We have helped Socorro General Hospital build a Lavender Garden and modernize a patient room
Helped equip an epilepsy center in Chihuahua, Mexico
Provided funds for electrical service to a building on the Alamo Reservation
Helped purchase supplies for the chemistry lab at Technical School 29 of Meoqui, Mexico
Provided funds to help replace a water system in Chihuahua, Mexico
Purchased and delivered school desks to the Palomas Middle School in Palomas, Mexico
Donated funds to the Socorro High School Activities Fund
Sponsored and helped to organize an Interact Club at the high school
In 2014 the Socorro Chamber of Commerce gave the Rotary Club of Socorro the “Eaton Award” for our white paper recycling program
Also in 2014, the Chamber of Commerce named the Socorro High School Interact Club as “Organization of the Year” for all of their charitable activities.  This club was also awarded a Presidential Citation by Rotary International President Ron Burton, one of only 5 in District 5520

  
 
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