Run the 1

Rotaract | SLO had the honor and privilege of being a part of a truly inspiration two day event, Run the 1.  Run the 1 was an event centered around raising money for street children in Rwanda.  Our fellow Rotaractor, Shaun Sullivan, had been visiting Rwanda since 2008, and in 2010 decided he wanted to become…

Mud Mash 2013

In October, All Out Events put on Mud Mash in San Luis Obispo, CA at the Laguna Lake Park.  Rotaract | SLO was asked to staff the agility course, take down times, and cheer on participants.  The agility course was a fundraiser for Rotaract | SLO and for just $5 athletes, kids, and spectators got…

Mexico Build Trip

This is the second year Rotaract | SLO has partnered with Ventura Rotaract and Corazon on a one day build trip to Millenia, Mexico.  Corazon is a non-profit organization that was started after two motivated individuals went to Mexico in 1987 and saw a need for homes.  They decided a way to build a home…

KidSpree

On July 28, 2013 Rotaract|SLO and other organizations in San Luis Obispo County teamed up with the United Way of San Luis Obispo County for a rewarding event called KidSpree. In partnering with Kohls, KidsSpree offers assistance to families that might not be able to provide their children with new back-to-school clothes for their children.…

Poker Run

In April, Rotaract | SLO organized and ran a poker run in San Luis Obispo in order to raise money to send bicycles to Africa through a non-profit organization, World Bicycle Relief (WBR). WBR developed a bike that was designed to be durable, efficient, and suitable for the terrain in which they were to be sent.  In…

Laguna Lake Fitness Project

April 2013 was a busy month for Rotaract | SLO, but that didn’t stop us from joining our local Rotary Clubs for some community service! The Rotary Clubs of San Luis Obispo recognized a need for a new fitness course at Laguna Lake, a course that had not been updated since it was installed.  The…