District 5130 is a diverse district. Please connect with each other to be a close-knit district. With this challenge, we will share our special talents throughout our District. Thank you for taking the Close-Knit Community Challenge.

Kathy Flamson, District Governor 2019-2020

Rotary, Rotaract, and Interact Clubs are all eligible for this award.  Download the flyer here

Complete at least 4 of the following challenges:

  • Club

Connect with a club on a project that your club has never worked on before in a different area of the District. What was the project completed?

  • Club

Celebrated a club member who brings the community together. Name of recipient: _______

  • Community

Connect with a community organization that your club has never worked with before on a new project. What was the project completed?

  • Community

Using RI’s Community Assessment Tools as a resource, create and complete a Community Needs
Assessment for Club events to confirm their relevance to the community. When was/were the assessment(s) done?

  • Youth

Connect with Youth Exchange, Interact, or Rotaract on a project your club has never done before. E.G. Start a mentoring program; renew your club’s Youth Exchange Program; sponsor a Rotaract Club; sponsor an Interact Club; sponsor an Early-Act Club. What was the project completed?

  • World Polio Day

Celebrate World Polio Day with your club between October 19-27, 2019, by hosting an event in your community honoring Rotary’s role in polio eradication. This event must be something your club hasn’t done before. What was the event?

  • Vocation

Host an event highlighting Rotary’s vocational depth. E.g. At a local high school or college sponsor a mentoring program, job shadowing, job interview/resume coaching. What was the event?