Rotarians are members of local clubs who come together for various projects & organizes events such as fundraisers and educational seminars to raise awareness about important issues in the community. By working together with local organizations and individuals, Rotary is making a positive impact on the world.
The weekly meeting of the Banner Buddies takes place on Monday's (7am) at the Red Kettle. These banners are rotated regularly to ensure that everyone in the area has access to up-to-date information about what's happening in town. Whether it's a charity event or an art show, you can always count on the Rotary Club of Idyllwild to keep you informed!
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The parade lasts for a few hours, with different groups and individuals taking part, showcasing the diversity of those who come together to make this event a success. The sense of togetherness and community is visible in every aspect of the parade, and amidst the flurry of excitement, one can't help but feel touched by the vibrance of the entire event.
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The Rotary Club of Idyllwild has been a major contributor to the annual Christmas tree lighting in Idyllwild. Every year, the club donates their time and resources to ensure that the event is a success. This includes providing volunteers to help with setup and decorations, as well as donating funds for supplies and materials. Through their efforts, the Rotary Club of has helped make the Christmas tree lighting a beloved tradition in Idyllwild for many years.
Looking for a fun Memorial Day weekend activity? Come join us for the annual Memorial Day pancake breakfast put on by the Rotary Club of Idyllwild, California!
But that's not all! Make a weekend of it and enjoy the annual community yard sale on Saturday and Sunday. This is the perfect opportunity to find unique items and handcrafted goods from local artisans.
The Idyllwild Rotary Club is committed to helping out the local community and has been doing so since 1958. One of their most notable contributions is their annual donation to the Idyllwild Scholarship Fund, which helps graduating high school students pursue higher education. Recently, they donated $5,000 to the fund in order to help more students achieve their academic goals. Through these initiatives, they are able to make a positive impact on the lives of many young people in Idyllwild.
Celebrate the start of the holiday season at the Idyllwild Rotary Christmas Market & Harvest Festival, taking place on the Friday and Saturday following Thanksgiving. This annual event, hosted by the Rotary Club of Idyllwild, is a fantastic opportunity to support local businesses and the community while finding one-of-a-kind gifts for your loved ones. With over 40 vendors showcasing their handmade crafts, jewelry, jams, jellies, holiday decor, and so much more, you'll be sure to find something unique. (Images)
The Idyllwild Rotary Charitable Fund (IRCF) is a nonprofit organization established in 2006 by the Idyllwild Rotary Club. It was established to be the philanthropic arm of the Rotary Club. The charitable fund is primarily funded by the fund raising activities of the Idyllwild Rotary Club and donations from concerned members of the club and the community.
The mission statement, as found in the by-laws of the fund, state: "The purpose of IRCF is to encourage, foster and promote the intellectual and civic advancement, cultural and philanthropic endeavors for the community and residents of Idyllwild and the surrounding mountain communities."
The IRCF is governed by a board of directors composed of active and honorary members of the Idyllwild Rotary Club.
The IRCF has helped to create a vibrant community by providing grants to local organizations and occasionally to individuals. The fund has provided support to organizations such as the Idyllwild Scholarship Fund, the Idyllwild American Legion, the Idyllwild Community Center, Friends of the Idyllwild Library, the Idyllwild Garden Club and many others.
The IRCF accepts applications from local organizations and individuals who require financial support. The application process is straightforward, and interested parties can download the Idyllwild Rotary Charitable Fund Grant Request Form listed above. The eligibility criteria vary depending on the nature of the request.
Looking towards the future, the IRCF has set ambitious goals and objectives. The fund aims to increase outreach and support to underserved groups and individuals in the community. Additionally, they aim to expand their reach and create partnerships with other nonprofit organizations in the region.
Interested in getting involved with the IRCF? The fund welcomes donations from individuals and businesses in the community. The easiest way to contribute is through the IRCF website*. If you're looking for other ways to get involved, consider volunteering or attending IRCF events.
Your support and contributions will enable us to meet our goals and improve conditions. Your generous donation will fund our mission.