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
Welcome
Rotary Club of 
  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   https://ryla5520.shutterfly.com/    or   call   Sunny Kellerman   at   575-313-2200.   Students   should   talk   to   their   high   school counselor about being nominated for this exceptional opportunity.
Silver City/Grant County Interested in becoming a Rotarian? Click here
    Service above Self
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 To assist in purchasing one or more used vehicles (minivan or sedan) to enhance the ability to deliver early intervention services to chidren with or at risk for developmental delays in Grant County The Gila Valley Library To expand the children’s program area from 80 square feet to include an outside gazebo to accommodate the expanding children’s program. The Silver City Gospel Mission To assist women and children who reside in Sierra House, their traditional housing unit, in moving to permanent housing. Funds for support services, bus passes to attend appointments, and for income support. Income support would be for employment at the Farmer’s Market mobile food pantry. The Club is currently inviting donations of auction items as well as sponsorships or table sponsorships for the Auction.
Go to endpolionow.org to learn more Suzanne Kavanagh 2016-17 Club President