The Four Way Test Of the things we think, say or do ... 1. Is it the TRUTH? 2. Is it FAIR to all concerned? 3. Will it build GOOD WILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS? 4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?
Service above Self
The Rotary Club of Silver City welcomes you. Fellowship & Opportunity for Service Community Leadership Civic Commitment High Ethical Standards in all professions Promotion of international understanding, goodwill and peace That’s Rotary. Learn more as you browse through these pages and then join us at one of our luncheon meetings to get to know us better.
Support for Local Non-Profit Organizations The Club’s activities and contributions have provided support for numerous non- profit organizations in Silver City and the surrounding region.  Since the establishment of the Silver City Rotary Foundation in 2015, contributions are being channelled through it. Among the organizations and projects supported are: Alimento Para El Nino (Backpack Program) The Bike Safety Rodeo Border Partners El Refugio The Food Pantry Grant County Community Concert Assn. GRMC Labyrinth Habitat for Humanity Harrison Schmitt Shop with a Cop High Desert Humane Society The Imagination Library of Grant County Literacy Link Leamos The Mimbres Region Arts Council The Red Paint Pow Wow Silver City Community Theater The Silver City Museum Society Silver City Woman’s Club Silver High National History Competition Southwest Festival of the Written Word Forward New Mexico The Volunteer Center Volunteer Fire Departments The Wellness Coalition WNMU Rotary Scholarship Fund
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  Important Information for High School Students 1.   For   Graduating   High   School Seniors:    The    2017    Silver    City Rotary   Scholarship   competition   is now    under    way.    To    apply    for    a $1,500   Rotary   college   scholarship, click   on   this   College   Scholarship   Application    link   for detailed   information   about   the   application   process   and to start an application. The application deadline is March 15, 2017. 2.   For   High   School   Juniors :   Nominations   for   the   2017 Rotary   Youth   Leadership   Awards   (RYLA)   program   are now   being   accepted.   RYLA   awardees   get   to   spend   a week    in    July    at    the    Manzano    Moutain    Retreat    in Mountainair   to   participate   in   an   intensive   leadership development camp. Candidates    should    be    rising    high    school    juniors. Students   should   talk   to   their   high   school   counselor about   being   nominated   for   this   exceptional   program. Nominations   and   applications   should   be   received   by April    30,    but    earlier    applications    are    encouraged because    only    a    limited    number    of    openings    are available for this unique opportunity. For           further           information,           go           to    or   call   Sunny   Kellerman at   575-313-2200.   Students   should   talk   to   their   high school    counselor    about    being    nominated    for    this exceptional opportunity.
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    Service above Self
Murder Mystery Dinner Friday, January 6, 2017 at 6:00 pm Building   on   the   success   of   the   first such   event,   the   Club   has   scheduled another   Murder   Mystery   Dinner   and Fundraiser    for    Friday,    January    6. The     Dinner     will     be     held     in     the Student    Cafeteria    on    the    second floor   of   the   WNMU   Student   Memorial Building. The   Silver   City   Community   Theater will     present     Mafia     Murders ,     and challenge   dinner   guests   to   solve   the mystery.   Mafia   Murders    is   set   in   the 1920s,   so   guests   will   be   invited   (but certainly    not    required)    to    come    in attire   appropriate   to   that   period.   For information   on   1920s   fashions,   click on this link . The    Dinner/Fundraiser    will    benefit the    Silver    City    Community    Theater and       the       Silver       City       Rotary Foundation        Scholarship        Fund. Admission   will   be   $50,   with   half   of that     amount     counting     as     a     tax- deductible   donation.   Tickets   will   be available   at   Morones   &   Knuttinen   on Bullard   Street   in   Silver   City   and   from any     member     of     the     Silver     City Rotary     Club.     Checks     should     be made   out   to   the   Silver   City   Rotary Foundation.
Announcing the 2017 Rotary Auction The next Silver City Rotary Gala & Charity Auction has been scheduled for April 29, 2017 in a location to be announced. Beneficiaries of the Auction will be: Life Quest The Gila Valley Library The Silver City Gospel Mission The Club is currently inviting donations of auction items as well as sponsorships or table sponsorships for the Auction.
Go to to learn more Suzanne Kavanagh 2016-17 Club President