Service Accomplishments for 2013-2014

Sheila Chavez, President

The Casa Grande Daybreak Rotary Club was organized in 2006 for the sole purpose of being of service to community. To this day, providing meaningful service continues to be the overriding foundation and focus of activity among club members.


  • Give Kids a Smile in Casa Grande and San Manuel
  • Neighbors United community clean up – in partnership with many community partners
  • Stanfield Holiday Project – partnership with Casa Grande Rotary
  • Back to School Supply Drive
  • Toy Gift Exchange Donations for Against Abuse and CG First Responders
  • NAU student Dental Sponsorship - Ongoing
  • Boys and Girls Club Scholarships for two youth
  • Rotary Youth Leadership Award (RYLA)sponsorships for youth
  • Mission Valley Clean-Up  Project
  • Market on the Move
  • Clyde’s backyard


  • Water, computer literacy and access, and home refurbishing in the Dominican Republic
  • Water project in Uganda (WASRAG)
  • School water and sanitation project in Tanzania (WASRAG)

The Rotary Foundation

  • Goals:  Annual Fund -- $1,800   Actual: $3,050  Polio Plus: $3,925
  • Paul Harris Fellows: 7; Benefactors: 1; Major Donors 1  -- Added 1 PHF
  • Every Rotarian Every Year – Actual: 71% participation
  • Rotary Foundation Areas of Focus Addressed Through Projects: Disease prevention and treatment, Water and Sanitation, Maternal and Child Health, Basic Education and Literacy, and Economic and Community Development


  • Goal:  Net 5 New Members Actual: 4
  • Prospective Member Informational Sessions, Club Brochure
  • New Member Orientation and Mentoring Program
  • All members engaged in club leadership and service activities
  • Membership leadership development program

Leadership Development

  • Encourage full participation in district activities, training opportunities and leadership
  • Engage every club member in committee work and service project leadership

Public Relations

  • Use club meetings as a vehicle to meet with collaborators and partners
  • Develop a YouTube recruitment video highlighting service projects

Club Administration

  • Hold Club Assemblies once a month
  • Publish club bulletins weekly
  • Update and expand the club website
  • Monthly “themed” potluck suppers and other fellowship and family of Rotary activities