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Sunrise Rotarians & Interactors package 10,000 meals for local distribution thru the Outreach Program!
The Outreach Food Program held on Saturday, April 30, 2022 at Covina HS was a huge success! Sunrise Club members alongside Covina HS Interact & Key Club, Las Palmas MS Interact, and students from Charter Oak HS packaged 10,000 nutrition packed meals of Rice & Beans in just under 2 hours. Recipients of the meal packs are Project 29:11, Sacred Heart Church, Elim Community Food Pantry & Shepherd's Pantry.
This was such a great event, not only providing nutritious, protein packed meals to combat food insecurity, but working alongside the students and strengthening our...(read more)
Boots, Booze, & Boogie!
The past couple of years have been pretty difficult times for our Club (as well as the world in general). We've had to cancel our annual fundraiser event at Hurst Ranch which provided a great party for the community while raising cash needed for our philanthropic projects. But now, with the prospect of things opening up and along with the 40th anniversary of our founding, we did a restart of the event. It was held at the Covina Woman's Club on May 14th, downsized just a bit, but it kept all the great things...(read more)
Las Palmas MS Interactors in action!
On Wednesday, February 16, proud CSR mentors, Robert Avila and Shannon Hidalgo, attended LP Live at Las Palmas Middle School. Our newly formed Interact club greeted visitors with a tour of different stations layed out to showcase what Interact is all about! This is their second club event held at Las Palmas Middle School. Their first was a fundraiser at the school's Tailgate Party. They also participated in Stockings for Troops alongside Covina HS Interact Club and Sunrise Rotary of Covina members last November. Keep up the good work LP...(read more)
Holiday Breakfast 2021
Sunrise Rotary had its 2021 Holiday Party in December and Santa Claus came and a good time was had by all. For some unbeknownst reason our regular meeting location was locked up when we arrived for our annual Christmas Breakfast. With some lightning quick thinking and some good restaurant friends we were able to relocate to Millie’s Restaurant for our Holiday Bash. The kids were worried that Santa Claus would not be able to find us but lo and behold he showed up with a big bag full of presents....(read more)
Stockings for Troops Project
Stockings, stockings and more stockings --- Christmas stockings for the Troops that is. On November 19th, 2021 Covina Sunrise Rotarians gathered early in the morning to fill and prepare 220 Christmas Stockings for Troops stationed overseas. Together with the Interact Club at Covina High and our brand new Interact Club at Las Palmas Middle School we filled and packaged 220 Christmas stockings. The Interact Students and Rotarians donated Granola Bars, Candy, Chocolate, Sunflower Seeds, lip balm, and many other items to fill the stockings. We finished the stockings in just over...(read more)