Upcoming Events
Speakers
Mimi, Marlene & Jackie
Mar 05, 2021
Club Report & the Coalition & Outreach
Rotary Members (Byrnes, Campion, Cantwell)
Mar 12, 2021
Who's in our club and what do they do?
Denise
Mar 19, 2021
Women in Rotary
Sean Nelson
Mar 26, 2021
Chicago Angels
Rotary Members (Cullotta, Fiala, K Frisbie)
Apr 02, 2021
Who's in our club and what do they do?
Mimi
Apr 23, 2021
Club Report & Education
Rotary Members (M Frisbie, Graff-Ponstein, Hanson)
May 07, 2021
Who's in our club and what do they do?
Mimi
May 28, 2021
Club Report & Education
Home Page News
Tuesday
Rotary Club of Huntley, 7:30AM 1st, 2nd & 3rd Tuesdays @ Pinecrest Golf Club, 11220 Algonquin Rd, Huntley, IL
 
Wednesday
Rotary Club of Crystal Lake Dawnbreakers, 6:30AM @ Holiday Inn, 800 S Route 31, Crystal Lake, IL
Rotary Club of McHenry-Sunrise, 7:30AM @ Stuckys, 4000 N Johnsburg Rd, Johnsburg, IL
Rotary Club of Algonquin, 7:15AM @ Port Edward Restaurant, 20 W Algonquin Rd, Algonquin, IL
Rotary Club of Lake in the Hills, 12:00PM @ Lou Malnati's, 8515 Redtail Dr, Village of Lakewood, IL

Thursday
Rotary Club of McHenry, 12:00PM @ McHenry Country Club, 820 N John St, McHenry, IL
Rotary Club of Cary-Grove, 7:30AM @ Cary Park District, 255 Briargate Rd, Cary, IL
 
 
Club Information
Welcome to the Rotary Club of Woodstock Illinois!
Woodstock

Service Above Self

We meet In Person
Fridays at 12:10 PM
TBD
PO Box 53
Woodstock, IL 60098
United States of America
Rotary Club of Woodstock
2021 VOCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
 
DESCRIPTION & REQUIREMENTS
 
William “Bill” Frejd, a founding member of the Rotary Club of Woodstock, was a machinist by trade, and the owner of R&B Metal Products.   Bill believed that skills learned in the different vocational trades were of fundamental benefit to the society, and an essential part of a productive community.  It was his wish to support scholarships for life-long vocational trades.
 
The vocational scholarship is to provide educational opportunities for men and women who are preparing for careers that require LESS THAN A FOUR-YEAR DEGREE (Associate Degree, Diploma or Certificate) in order to enter into those careers and become successful and productive. The Rotary Club of Woodstock will be offering local scholarship(s) for a possible minimum award of $500.00 and maximum award of $1,500.00.  
 
Additionally, one application will be sponsored by the Rotary Club of Woodstock to advance to the Rotary District 6440 office for the possibility of an additional scholarship award of $1,500. 
 
Scholarships will be awarded to full-time students enrolled in a vocational degree or certificate program at an accredited school. This award will be used for tuition only, NOT for fees, books, tools, supplies, food, travel or personal expense.  The duration of the scholarship will be one year and all funds from the scholarship will be paid directly to the institution they choose to attend.
 
Students must claim funds for the fall, spring or summer semester(s) in the year they won.  Students are to submit enrollment notification and tuition bill immediately after registration.  
REQUIREMENTS
To be eligible, a student must live within Woodstock Community School District #200 and be a senior at: 1) Woodstock High School; 2) Woodstock North High School; 3) Marian Central Catholic High School; OR 4) be Home Schooled, and receive their Diploma on the scheduled commencement and/or graduation date for the 2020-21 academic year.  Applications must include two (2) letters of reference and a copy of the applicant’s transcript of high school and/or community college grades (if applicable) in order to qualify.  Exclusion of these items will result in a denial of the application.
 
DEADLINE
 
Applications must be received by The Rotary Club of Woodstock (Noon) on/before Friday, March 5, 2021, by 5:00 p.m., Chicago Time.
Applications are to be delivered via email only to: PGK@PeterKnapp.com and copy to MarleneFrisbie@gmail.com
 
 
FOR QUESTIONS, CONTACT:
 
ROTARY CLUB OF WOODSTOCK (NOON)
PETER G. KNAPP, VOCATIONAL SERVICE DIRECTOR
P.O. BOX 53
WOODSTOCK, IL 60098
PHONE: 815-338-9211

The support of our community is awesome!  During this very unusual year, we were able to deliver food baskets and toys to 1100 families.  The whole process was different this year with the COVID requirements.  We asked for and received support from the community for the the deliveries.  There were over 400 cars that participated in the deliveries with only two per car, that means many came multiple times.

Thank you to all the volunteers to help make the season brighter for the recipients!!!

You can click on the CCH logo photo to go to the Woodstock Cares website for update information.
Guatemala Literacy Project (GLP)
 
 
$507,692 for the children in Guatemala!
Thanks to the incredible support of 173 Rotary Clubs and 23 Districts (Woodstock IL is one of the clubs). These funds will help bring life-changing educational programs to over 7,000 students and teachers in Guatemala.
 
 
JOIN THE PAUL HARRIS SOCIETY
 Your gifts help provide...
• Vocational training in South Africa
• Water filters and hygiene training in India
• A scholarship for a medical professional in Italy to reduce child mortality rates
• Peace-building seminars in Uganda

• Insecticide-treated mosquito nets to prevent malaria in Mali

By making a gift of US$85 a month or $250 a quarter you can join the society in a safe and secure way! You can sign up for Rotary Direct online or by completing the form below and see your life-changing gifts throughout the year.   Sign up form is on our webpage.

 

The Rotary Club of Woodstock was chartered by Rotary International on April 22, 1968.  Throughout its history, the Rotary Club of Woodstock has been committed to implementing community and international service projects and to encourage and foster:
 

FIRST. The development of acquaintance as an opportunity for service;

SECOND. High ethical standards in business and professions, the recognition of the worthiness of all useful occupations, and the dignifying of each Rotarian's occupation as an opportunity to serve society;

THIRD. The application of the ideal of service in each Rotarian's personal, business, and community life;

FOURTH. The advancement of international understanding, goodwill, and peace through a world fellowship of business and professional persons united in the ideal of service.



If you are interested in becoming a member of the Rotary Club of Woodstock, feel free to contact any of the current Rotary Club of Woodstock Officers listed to the right.

Why not help make your community and the world a better place through Rotary?

Club Executives & Directors
President
President Elect
President Nominee
Immediate Past President
Sergeant at Arms
Secretary
Treasurer
Membership Chair
Public Image Chair
Web Site Coordinator
Youth Services Chair
Club Service
Fellowship Chair
Program/Greeter Chair
Vocational Service
Literacy Chair
Community Service Chair
Service Projects Chair
International Service Chair
Rotary Foundation Chair
Grants Chair
Virtual Meeting Coordinator

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