Beth Tevlin, Wabash Valley Community Foundation, Terre Haute, IN

The Wabash Valley Community Foundation has partnered with the Terre Haute Rotary Club, the Brazil Rotary Club and the Sullivan Rotary Club over the past four years to provide dictionaries to every third grade student in Clay, Sullivan and Vigo counties in West Central Indiana. This is a fabulous literacy project. The Community Foundation purchases the dictionaries. The Rotarians go into each classroom and...
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Clarence Beck, Worland, WY

We have given dictionaries for three years. Although we have different students each year, they seem to be more excited each year; news travels even at that age. Scholarships and high grades are given to high achievers, my hopes are to reach someone on the other side of the scale.

Steve Bunting, Rotary Club of Carpinteria Morning, Carpinteria, CA

We started this project five years ago. Last year we expanded the project to include Spanish/English dictionaries along with the dictionary to every third grader. This year we are also including dictionaries, Atlas and Thesaurus for some Junior and Senior high students. This year we will be giving dictionaries to students at the public schools in Carpinteria and Summerland. The schools include Cannalino, Aliso,...
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