Rotary Club of Mount Pleasant holds 3rd Annual Silent Auction and 31st Annual Soccer Classic on March 6th and 7th. Our thanks go to the good people at Blackbaud Stadium and the Three Lions Pub for allowing us the use of their facilities.The Annual Soccer Classic serves our club’s major fundraiser and the kick-off to the high school soccer season. The Soccer Classic is a family event and has become a Lowcountry tradition. The Classic, along with the Silent Auction, allow the Mount Pleasant Rotary Club to provide:
- Funding for the Backpack Buddies program that fights childhood hunger in the East Cooper area
- Scholarships to local high school students going to college as well as for students attending Trident Tech.
- Free new shoes and socks to local children through Happy Feet
- Dictionaries for all local 3rd grade students through our Dictionary Project
- Support for local charities: Meals on Wheels, ECCO, One80Place (Crisis Ministry), ITN Charleston, LAPS, Maia Moms, Charleston ProBono, Boy Scouts, Coastal Crisis Chaplaincy and other organizations that are serving our community
- Support through Rotary International’s multimillion-dollar efforts to eradicate polio and fund Alzheimer’s research