The Rotary Club of Jim Thorpe reached out to community photographers and found 13 beautiful images of Jim Thorpe and the surrounding area to create a quality 2010 Calendar.
Not only would it be a thoughtful holiday gift or souvenir for a resident or visitor, but the money the money this project raises goes to support the many valuable initiatives the Rotary has initiated in the community.
For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the Rotary website. For mail orders, send check or money order for $12.50 for each calendar to:
Why Support this Jim Thorpe Rotary project? The Rotary is an organization of business and professional persons united worldwide who provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards, and help build goodwill and peace in the world. The Rotary’s motto is “Service Above Self.”
Rotarians live by a code of ethics known as the 4-Way Test: Is it the Truth? Is it fair to all concerned? Will it build goodwill and better friendships? Will it be beneficial to all concerned?
The Rotary Club of Jim Thorpe has a long and distinguished record of service to the community. The current club is a cross-section of local leaders in a variety of careers: banking, business, education, government, healthcare, law, and the military.
Each year the Rotary Club of Jim Thorpe sponsors a number of projects and on-going programs: Christmas presents for disadvantaged children, dictionaries to every third grader in district and parochial schools, college scholarships to four deserving graduates from three area high schools, scholarships to rising juniors to attend the summer Rotary Youth Leadership Institute, an essay contest, a student-of-the-month program in which local seniors attend weekly Rotary meeting to gain an appreciation a community service organization. The club also hosts an international exchange student.
While supporting local community needs, the Jim Thorpe club also supports Rotary International’s agenda of national and international goodwill through the Rotary Foundation. Rotary is truly a service organization that can touch all, both giving and receiving.