History of Rotary in Susanville

 

Welcome to the Rotary Club of Susanville! 

 

ABOUT OUR CLUB

The Rotary Club of Susanville was chartered on January 11, 1926 with 21 charter members. Our current club membership is 62 members.

Our most senior club member is Lester Allen who joined the club in 1961.

We typically raise $3,000.00 for scholarships.

We typically sponsor a Rotary Youth Exchange (RYE) student from another country to attend Lassen High School each year.

We fly American Flags for every major holiday and special events up and down the entire Main Street.

We support Literacy.

We support Sober Graduation.

We host the Rotarians at Work with diverse community work projects.  The Rotary wheel is on display throughout our community.

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Rotary International is the world's first service club organization, with more than 1.2 million members in 33,000 clubs worldwide. Rotary club members are volunteers who work locally, regionally, and internationally to combat hunger, improve health and sanitation, provide education and job training, promote peace, and eradicate polio under the motto Service Above Self.

The Rotary Club of Susanville is in Rotary International’s Zone 25 which includes Washington, Oregon, Northern California, Nevada, portions of Idaho, and British Columbia.

Our District 5190 currently consists of 58 clubs in Nevada and Northern California

The Rotary Club of Susanville was the seventh club in our area (Reno Downtown was the first, August 1, 1916).  Our Club was sponsored by the Fallon Rotary Club.  

Our charter date was January 11, 1926.