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Service Projects Completed by the Rotary Club of Three Creeks
Since November of 2016 - less than a month after the club's charter by Rotary International - we have completed 33 service projects in the Clark County community.
- November 2016 - "Pass the Hat" which raised nearly $250 at one meeting for Water Buffalo Project (International Service)
- December 2016 - Santa's Posse Toy Drive for Clark County Sheriff
- March 2017 - Smoke Detector Installation at Ridgefield Marina with Clark County Fire & Rescue
- May 2017 - Rotarians at Work Day at Silver Buckle Ranch
- June 2017 - Healing Garden Plantings at Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center
- September 2017 - Whipple Creek Hollow Trail Rehabilitation in Ridgefield on Clark County Connects Day
- September 21, 2017 - Raised $2,100 for Rotary Disaster Relief (including a $1,000 match from Steve Pash) at club meeting
- October 26, 2017 - Members served the Frassati Dinner at St. James Catholic Church to more than 150 needy people
- November 14, 2017 - Members repacked food at the Clark County Food Bank
- December 6, 2017 - Members donated a barrel full of toys to the Clark County Sheriff's Office Santa's Posse during a Toy Drive at club meeting.
- December 14, 2017 - Members volunteered to wrap gifts and handle logistics for Clark County Sheriff's Office Santa's Posse program
- December 17, 2017 - Members volunteered time to deliver gifts and food boxes for Clark County Sheriff's Office Santa's Posse program
- January 25, 2018 - Members volunteered time to paint two rooms at Share's Hazel Dell shelter
- February 28, 2018 - Members volunteered time, and donated items, to Every28Days providing feminine hygiene items to homeless women
- March 10, 2018 - Members planted 26 trees (one for each club member) at Columbia Springs Environmental Education Center
- April 28, 2018 - Members assembled numerous pieces of IKEA furniture for the Clark County YWCA
- May 12, 2018 - Members prepared garden plots and spread wood chips on paths at Beacon Farm for North County Community Food Bank
- May 31, 2018 - Members served meals and helped with setup and clean up at Rotary Club of Camas-Washougal Charter Night event
- July 21, 2018 - Members placed approximately 2,400 square feet of sod in the "Freedom Fence" outdoor dog area at the Humane Society for Southwest Washington
- August 14, 2018 - Members installed a Rotary Peace Pole at Luke Jensen Sports Park.
- September 8, 2018 - Ten members and two guests pulled weeds from garden beds at Heritage Farm on Clark County Connects Day
- September 27, 2018 - Nine members and three guests performed final harvest and cleaned up garden beds with Partners In Careers' Roots to Roads Veterans Program
- October 27, 2018 - Nine members and a spouse painted a large room with high ceilings at Shared Hope International's Vancouver, Wash. headquarters
- November 3, 2018 - Six members and a spouse volunteered to rake leaves, eliminate moss, pressure wash, pull weeds, etc., at the Clark County Veterans War Memorial in Vancouver, in preparation for Veterans Day ceremonies
- November 10, 2018 - Eight members and a family member volunteered to complete outside tasks including installing siding, spray insulation, fire blocking, and caulking in preparation for paint at Habitat for Humanity's McKibbin Commons
- December 19, 2018 - Eleven members of the Rotary Club of Three Creeks volunteered, in two shifts to help with gift-wrapping, cleanup and distribution of gifts during the Clark County YWCA's Holiday Shop for less-fortunate families.
- December 28, 2018 - Members installed the club's first Rotary Book Nook in Ridgefield's Lark Park.
- January 19, 2019 - Eight members, three family members, and two prospective members volunteered to sort and repack more than 7,500 pounds of food at the FISH Vancouver pantry.
- February 16, 2019 - Seven members and one family member volunteered to help Clark County Fire & Rescue install smoke detectors in mobile homes in Woodland, Wash.
- April 20, 2019 - Five members helped plant trees to restore habitat around Salmon Creek in partnership with Clark Public Utilities' Stream Team efforts.
- May 4, 2019 - Members of the Rotary Club of Three Creeks assisted the North County Community Food Bank with its "Stuff The Bus" Food Drive.
- May 7, 2019 - Members installed the club's third Rotary Peace Pole, this one at Ridgefield Outdoor Recreation Complex.
- May 7, 2019 - Members installed the club's second Rotary Book Nook, this one at a private residence in East Vancouver.