Every year the Paulding County Rotary Club delivers apples to all elementary schools in Paulding County. This year was no exception as the Paulding Rotarians met and loaded up apples to deliver all over the county.
The Paulding Rotary Club has a long-standing annual cookout for seniors here in Dallas. For decades now members have grilled hotdogs and hamburgers to provide a freshly cooked meal for the seniors. Given the pandemic circumstances these past two years it has not been easy to keep this tradition going. Thanks to the WellStar Nursing staff there was a safe way made possible to deliver these special meals.
Club Member Roy Strickland presented Paul Harris Fellow recognitions at The Rotary Club of Paulding County. "Paulding Rotarians understand the importance of The Rotary Foundation and they recognize our obligation to support and make it go. These truly are kind and generous Rotarians and It was my privilege today to present Paul Harris Fellow recognitions at The Rotary Club of Paulding County."
Rotary Club member Matt Britton welcomed Linda Vercharen the director of the Family Alliance of Paulding, a nonprofit group dedicated to the local community through vital social services. They provide opportunities for individuals and families to grow and recover through education and advocacy. Best known for providing supervised visitation for foster children and their families.
The Paulding County Rotary Club welcomed James Kelly, Mayor of Dallas to our February club meeting. Mayor Kelly, a long-time council member of the City of Dallas recently began his full first elected term as City Mayor. The Paulding Rotary Club has a great history of collaboration with the City of Dallas.
Every year the Rotary Club of Paulding County organizes the Invitational Christmas Parade for the city of Dallas. All proceeds are donated to Paulding Christmas, a local organization dedicated to providing for families and children who otherwise would not have the means to celebrate Christmas.