Interact Club of Horry County Scholars Academy new members proudly display their membership shingles at a recent club meeting and reception held in their honor.The Interact Club, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Carolina Forest Sunrise, added new members at their recent club meeting. Speaker and Rotarian Bob Squatriglia installed the members, and focused on the theme of baseball, consistent with the current World Series. On the front row, club officers display baseball items, including a baseball bat gavel, a Rotary hard hat for service above self, and a baseball bat with a ball attached as the new members were encouraged to ” step up to the plate to serve others and keep your eye on the ball to make a hit for service above self.” The Interact club is an award -winning service group sponsored by the Carolina Forest Club as part of their Service to Youth Program, which includes sponsorship of the Rotaract Club of Coastal Carolina University, distributing dictionaries to third grade classes in Horry County, new clothing and new shoes to needy grade schoolers, as well as weekly Smart Snacks to children in need, and scholarship assistance. The Rotary Club meets each Wednesday at 7:00 am at Beef OBrady’s , located in the Carolina Forest-Kroger Mall. Visitors are always welcome to share breakfast and learn about opportunities to serve our community.
photo by Ralph Jones