Welcome to the Rotary Club of Henderson!
Chartered in 1917, the Club's membership focuses on service, fellowship, and education. Some of the Club's service projects:
The Club's major fundraiser is Trivia Night--an evening in January or February when teams from local businesses and interested individuals compete for cash prizes and recognition.
"Like" the Rotary of Henderson's Facebook page for lots of updates (remember, you don't have to log in to Facebook to see the page). Photos and stories are also shared through the links on this website (especially the History and Stories links).
Want to Join?
Here are the steps you should take:
Please come to one of our meetings--the meeting location is provided on the left-hand menu, but check club activities and the Facebook page in case we have changed the meeting for the week.
We also have special new member pricing available--ask us at a meeting!
Rotary Grants and Scholarships
Rotary of Henderson is pleased to offer these opportunities to support educational and organizational needs:
Deadline to apply is March 2, 2018
Rotary Club of Henderson will give out $5,000 in five, $1,000 scholarships in April of 2018. The scholarships are based both on current academic success and need.
Applicants should be graduating high school seniors or college students who live or attend school in Henderson, Kentucky, who have a record of successful high school work and/or college work and who will be applying to any accredited two-year community/technical college or four-year university. Students must demonstrate a need for additional funding to complete their programs of study.
To apply, complete the linked application, which covers fall and spring term 2018-2019. Include a cover letter describing the applicant’s goals to accomplish in college, progress in high school or college, and financial need for this scholarship (i.e. costs to attend the preferred institution, other scholarships received, etc.). Attach a resume and a transcript of high school or college classes. Mail the application packet to the Henderson Rotary Club of Henderson c/o Charitable Trust, P.O. Box 77, Henderson, KY 42419-0077 by the deadline of March 2, 2018, or email in PDF format to firstname.lastname@example.org.
2018 GRANT APPLICATION
Deadline to apply is February 15, 2018
Rotary will distribute grant funds in 2018. Applications will be received from nonprofit organizations that are deemed tax-exempt under sections 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code or from governmental agencies serving Henderson County. Please complete the linked application form and return either by email to email@example.com or by mail to Henderson Rotary Club of Henderson, C/O: Charitable Trust, P. O. Box 77, Henderson, KY 42420. The deadline to apply is February 15, 2018.