Earth Day – Rotary Work Day

Earth Day – Rotary Work Day w. Rotary Club of San Luis Obispo de Tolosa Where: Central Coast Aquarium, Avila Beach When:Sat April 23rd @ 8:30am Why: Community service rocks our socks! The Aquarium http://www.centralcoastaquarium.com/ is located at 50 San Juan St in Avila, the blue building facing the main road, Avila Beach Drive..  The…

‘Stop Hunger Now’ w. Mon Club

The goal was to package at least 10,000 meal packs which will feed 60,000 hungry people. Not only did we do 10,000…we ended up packaging 16,084 meals in 90 minutes! Thank you to all the volunteers that took time out from their weekend to lend a hand! When: Saturday, February 6th from 12-4pm, amazing bbq after the event Where:…

Holiday Spree for Kids w. Rotary de Tolosa

(previously known as Child Spree) When:Sat, December 5, 6:30am – 9:30am Where: Kohl’s. 205 Madonna Rd, SLO How: Every year, de Tolosa allocates $100 to a select number of deserving children in the local area (the schools assist in nominating kids of low incoming brackets) to go shopping with a shopping buddy at Kohl’s.  That…

‘Stop Hunger Now’ w. Pismo/5Cities Rotary

When: Saturday, October 17th from 4-7pm Where: Pismo Pier, Pismo Beach, CA Why: never hurts to lend a hand to those in need The first thing you saw when walking onto the pier towards this tent is the huge Rotary wheel, a beacon to this wonderful service project.  The beats were bumping the entire time,…

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…