$3,000 awarded in Make a Difference Grants

Dr. Dan Lunsford awarded a Paul Harris Fellowship

Student of the Month

Madison County High SchoolInteract Club

International seed program

Eradicating Polio from the earth

Loading food donations for Neighbors in Need

Student of the Month

Peek at Professions at Papa Nick's

Award for all members becoming Paul Harris Fellows

Helping families worldwide

Rotary members and friends just having a good time



Here's What Our Club Accomplished During 2016-17


3 new members
20 articles in the media
9 articles in District Newsletter
2 fellowship events
2 fundraising celebrations for the Foundation & Polio Plus
Rotary information booth at Expo Madison
$16,646 raised by Hot Doggett Bike Ride
$2,630 raised by 2 golf tournaments
$ I, 590 raised through sale of Ingles Gift Cards
$450 raised by Fiddlin' 5K
$1,006 raised at the Heritage Festival including raffle benefitting schools
$180 raised through Belk coupons


 4 Adopt-a-Highway Clean Ups
I Stream Clean Up jointly with Rotaract Club
43 "Trauma Teddy Bears" given to the Sheriff’s Department
3 volunteers recruited for Rotarians Against Hunger event +$250 donated
$300 to Neighbors in Need
$300 to Beacon of Hope


9 School Employees of the Month honored 4 Vocational Speakers at meetings
14 Vocational Speakers


180 Dictionaries presented to all 3rd Graders
81 3rd Graders were taught the Junior Achievement lessons
60 5th Graders were taught the Junior Achievement lessons
191 8th Graders were taught the Junior Achievement lessons
200 2nd Graders received Coloring Books
9 Madison High School Students of the Month honored
9 MECHS Students of the Month honored
18 Students were hosted at Junior Achievement Ethics Luncheon
37 Members were active in Madison County High School Interact Club
10 Members were active in Mars hill University Rotaract Club
16 students hosted at 'Peek at Professions'
1 student sponsored to attend Rotary Youth Leadership Awards
6 FFA members practiced debate for their competition at a club meeting
468 hours volunteer time reading with, tutoring or coaching students at local schools
4 Rotarians served as judges for the Graduation Project speeches
$500 4-Way Test Essay Contest prize awarded
$2,000 Service Above Self Scholarship
awarded to High School Senior
$1.500 Irv Washington Scholarships Awarded to 2 High School Seniors ($3,000 total)


16 more Paul Harris Fellows added
6 Multiple Paul Harris added
9 Rotary International Foundation Benefactors added
$6,897 donated to the Rotary International Foundation
S4,220 donated to Polio Plus ($12,663 with match)
$1,267 to the Coins for Alzheimer’s Research Trust (CART)
$1,000 donated to Shelter Box
$150 to  the Wheelchair Foundation
$750 donated to the Consider Haiti Project
$500 donated to a joint Seed Project with Interact Club

The Rotary Club of Madison County thanks all of the students, teachers and the people of the county who assisted us in these projects.