Members prepare free medical supplies and equipment for Central America through the Rotary District 6110 Medical Supplies Network.
Club members last year raised more than $29,000 toward the completion of the Depot Train Display in downtown Bartlesville.
Each January the club joins the Daybreak Rotary Club in distributing free dictionaries to every third grader in Bartlesville schools.
For many years the club has provided financial support and coaches for the robotics team sponsored by Tri-County Technology Center.
Each spring the club sponsors high school students in the RYLA leadership development program, a Rotary youth initiative.
The Bartlesville Regional Chamber of Commerce honored the club's centennial year with a ribbon-cutting at the Community Center.
Club members took the lead role in the renovation of Bartlesville's picturesque Memorial Bridge, including creating a bridge overlook.
On Track for Another 100 Years!
The Rotary Club of Bartlesville, OK, is a network of men and women who influence positive change in the community and the world. Our members are dedicated to improving the quality of life for everyone, with a particular focus on helping students become productive citizens. We create, volunteer for and fund community-based activities as well as collaborate with other organizations locally and internationally to live out the Rotary motto of “Service Above Self.”
The club, which celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2015, provides an opportunity to build lifelong friendships and experience the benefits of volunteer service to others. Meeting weekly at noon every Monday, the club is an organization of more than 130 business, professional and community leaders. Members gather in the Community Room of the Bartlesville Community Center, with a catered lunch provided for those interested. Meetings normally end promptly at 1 p.m.
Weekly meetings feature speakers from throughout the community and the region addressing topics such as important civic issues, current events, and trends in business, government, education and the professions. See the Calendar
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