Rotary D-7980 Foundation held a showcase and celebration of the 2022-2023 Rotary year on Nov. 5 In Old Saybrook – and Derby/Shelton’s stood out as the Club captured several awards. The Club was selected as an award winner in three separate categories:
- Every Rotarian Every Year Club: For clubs in which every dues-paying member contributes a minimum of $25 to the Annual Fund, and the Annual Fund per capita giving is at least $100
- 100% Foundation Giving Club: For Clubs in which every dues-paying member contributes a minimum of $25 to the Rotary Foundation, and the average contribution is at least $100 per capita to any Rotary Foundation gift designation
- End Polio Now: Countdown to History Certificate of Appreciation: For Clubs that contributed at least $1,500 to Rotary’s polio eradication efforts.
Derby-Shelton, Meriden, and Woodbury-Southbury-Middlebury were the only clubs honored in all three categories.
John Daniel was also one of nine area Rotarians presented with a Major Donor Level 1 award.