Rotary

Princess Margaret Secondary School’s Ian Heck is April’s Rotary Student of the Month. (Submitted)

One Heck of a student

Ian Heck is April’s Rotary Student of the Month

 

Annie Harries is a Grade 9 student at Penticton Secondary School and March’s Student of the Month. (Submitted)

Penticton Rotary Student of the Month a young and rising leader

Annie Harries is March’s Student of the Month

 

Manny Panghli is January’s Rotary Student of the Month. (Submitted)

Rotary Student of the Month a quiet and caring leader on and off-ice

Manny Panghli is January’s student of the month

 

Vernon’s freshest blue flow trail is well underway in Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park. The North Okanagan Cycling Society has received $22,900 from Kal Rotary to help complete the blue-level trail that will be called Middle of Somewhere. (North Okanagan Cycling Society photo)

North Okanagan Cycling Society to complete Kal Park trail

Middle of Somewhere will be a four-kilometre, blue-level trail; Kal Rotary donates to project

Vernon’s freshest blue flow trail is well underway in Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park. The North Okanagan Cycling Society has received $22,900 from Kal Rotary to help complete the blue-level trail that will be called Middle of Somewhere. (North Okanagan Cycling Society photo)
Ken Guido, president of Lake Country Rotary Club, delivers $24,600 raised for the Lake Country Food Bank to Food Bank office manager Joy Haxton. (Contributed)

Lake Country Food Bank welcomes wheelbarrow load of donations

Rotary Club presents symbolic cheque for the $24,600 raised since August 2018

  • Apr 4, 2020
Ken Guido, president of Lake Country Rotary Club, delivers $24,600 raised for the Lake Country Food Bank to Food Bank office manager Joy Haxton. (Contributed)
Kelowna Rotarian Dick Dumond watches his “drive-by birthday party” on March 28 as friends and family keep their distance while still celebrating. (Contributed)

Kelowna Rotarian celebrates birthday with ‘drive-by’ parade party

Dick Dumond was surprised by the motorcade on his birthday over the weekend

Kelowna Rotarian Dick Dumond watches his “drive-by birthday party” on March 28 as friends and family keep their distance while still celebrating. (Contributed)
Rotary Club of Penticton-Okanagan’s Mike Watkins (right) with club members Lloyd Higgs (centre) and Dennis Jacobsen at the weigh station during a previous book sale. Money raised goes to fund club projects locally throughout the year. (Western News file photo)

Rotary collecting donations for annual book sale

The fundraising sale supports local projects

  • Feb 29, 2020
Rotary Club of Penticton-Okanagan’s Mike Watkins (right) with club members Lloyd Higgs (centre) and Dennis Jacobsen at the weigh station during a previous book sale. Money raised goes to fund club projects locally throughout the year. (Western News file photo)