Interact is Rotary International's service club for students ages 14-18. The Richwoods' Interact Club is sponsored by Peoria Rotary North, which provides support, guidance, and funding.LEAD...CONNECT...SERVE!Interact is your chance to ...--make new friends--improve your community--develop your leadership skills--make a difference in the world!Membership fee: 7 canned good items or 7 gently used clothing donationsWe participate in numerous service opportunities, such as Operation Santa, Toys for Tots, the Center for Prevention of Abuse, Midwest Food Bank, PAWS, the Peoria Zoo, and international awareness projects as well. This year we are adding a ton of new activities, including an elderly home project--WE THROW A SENIOR PROM FOR LOCAL AREA SENIOR CITIZENS AND CROWN A HOMECOMING QUEEN AND KING! We're a very excited and motivated group! Join us! Look into some of our projects by clicking on our project pages!
Club, Group, or Activity:
Sponsor: Maegan Skahill
Meeting Time: 1st Tuesday of the month (unless otherwise mentioned) during lunches
Place: IB Room (419)
Purpose: To lead our student body, serve the community, and connect with others. A personal goal for Interact “credit” is 2 events of participation per semester.
Membership is two bags of candy and $5. Dues contribute to the biggest Interact event of the year: Halloween Knight, however service projects are year-round.
“High School Interact Club is a service organization for high school students who desire to volunteer their time and aid school and community. Interact is an international organization sponsored by the Rotary Club of Peoria and Rotary International. The word Interact stands for international action.”
Our motto is service above self.