Interact Clubs in High schools are an extension of Rotary. Our club sponsors two Interact Clubs.
The clubs have participated it the following areas:
Toy Drives during the holidays
Outdoor Cleanups Beach and parks
Halloween parties for nursery school children
Collecting soap and toiletries for needy people
Collecting all kinds of socks (given to nursing homes)
Ryla Rotary Youth Leadership Awards
We had 5 students who were Interact members attend.
Participants were able to hone leadership skills and foster new connections.
These students now aspire to be counselors in the next Ryla Program.
We have given many scholarships to students over many year
One student attended American University then went for her masters at Georgetown
Is living in Virginia and has a an excellent position with a philanthropic organization
Another student attend University of Central Florida, is currently a CPA working for one of the major
Two students went to Miami Dade and received their BSN’s and have excellent positions in hospitals
One student who was valedictorian from his HS graduated in 2 ½ years and will be attending law school
this year His undergrad was at University of Florida
Another student went to Florida Gold Coast University , graduated in 3 years and is currently in his last
year of law school
This year a student graduated from FSU and is now attending Graduate school at FSU and is in the
Doctoral Program for Psychology
All of these students maintained excellent GPA’s well above 3.0