With a population in excess of 150,000, Paulding County is able to sustain two (2) Rotary Clubs: Dallas Rotary Club AND Rotary Club of Paulding County.
The Dallas Rotary Club is the newer of the clubs. It was established in 2003 and has 17 active members. This club currently has its regular meetings on Thursday mornings at Audrey’s Cafe. Please check Facebook for schedule.
The Paulding County Rotary Club, the first Rotary Club in Paulding County, was chartered in 1969. It has approximately 42 active members and meets regularly.
Although the clubs are different from one another, the common mission is the same – SERVICE TO COMMUNITY. We invite you to visit each club to determine which is the best fit for you. Please see each club on Facebook for current meeting schedule. FOUR WAY TEST: Of all the things we think, say or do…. Is it the truth? Is it fair to all concerned? Will it build good will and better friendships? Will it be beneficial to all concerned?
Mr. Scott Greene and his fellow speakers Ms. Ashmore and Ms. Lippmann and outlined the presentation for a more thorough explanation of the infrastructure planning going on in Paulding County. A comprehensive plan that outline how the county intends to grow and distribute infrastructure and resources to support that growth.
Vic Williams receives his plaque signifying him as a Will Watts Fellow. Ryan Hale presented Mr. Williams with this award as he gave a brief history of Will Watts and his vision and founding Georgia Rotary Student Program.
Guest speaker for the Paulding Rotary Club, Miss Mhairi Dunnett, an exchange student from Edinburgh Scotland, made her presentation for the GSRP program. The students live on campus as they attend school and participate in a cultural exchange with their adoptive host families.
McKenna Farms Therapy Services and the Rotary Club of Dallas both launched their organizations in 2001. It became apparent; although their Visions and Missions were distinctly different there was a common commitment to community service.
The Rotary club of Dallas enjoyed tutoring to the children at the Paulding Boys & Girls Club last Thursday! The kids there are such a joy! Support your local Boys & Girls Club.
Rotary member, Ken Thigpen introduced our guest speaker, Mr. Geof Hutton. Mr. Hutton, now retired, shared his personal testimony of how his life was affected in a positive way by members of the Rotary club in his hometown.
The Pauldng Rotary Club’s Fifth Annual Pigskin preview was held at the Dallas Civic Center. The Paulding Rotary Club is proud to host this meeting of all five Paulding County high schools.
Jason Ragsdale introduced guest speaker Ms. Tena Eddy, the Program Coordinator for the Paulding County Parks and Recreation Department. Find out what's going on with the Parks and Recreation department for Paulding County.
Truth in Nature is a volunteer program to help young men growing up without a father or in a single-parent environment. Many young men in middle school or high school are growing up in our society without a positive male role model. The strain of being a single parent leaves little time to communicate with and provide that role model that is so desperately needed in these young men's lives.
Recently, the Rotary Club of Dallas completed a service project for the residents of the Wellstar Paulding Nursing Center. The Club purchased a grill and grilling supplies requested by Center staff. The Rotary Club of Dallas is celebrating their 13th year of service to the Paulding community.
Individual security and how best to protect yourself was the focus of Mr. Edmonson's presentation. Mr. Edmonson provides a variety of services for his clients with their web-based business needs, also related IT support.
WellStar Hospital in Paulding County continues to grow and expand medical services to the community. Patients undergoing outpatient treatment and rehabilitation, such as pulmonary and cardiac rehab now have a place of respite as they exit the hospital to the parking lot.
The Rotary Club of Dallas was recently recognized by Rotary International District 6900 for Best Membership Retention in 2015. This award acknowledged the clubs strong membership base and the commitment of members to the Rotary ideal of “service above self.”
Our special guest today was Miss Presley Stover. Her attendance today with her father was to share with us her school report about Rotary founder Paul Harris. The Rotary Club started when Paul Harris called together a meeting of three business acquaintances in Chicago in 1905.