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Rotary Club of Tryon in Action:

Red Rubber Ball Foundation

The Rotary Club of Tryon hosted their first international speaker of 2021 at last week’s meeting. Club members were very fortunate to hear from Neil Kirby about the work being done by the Red Rubber Ball Foundation in Africa. Anyone who has ever started a philanthropic venture soon realizes the need is much greater than…

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Take Out Polio Now!

Thanks to your donation and those of your fellow Rotary Club of Tryon members, 11,400 children will be vaccinated against Polio! 31 of the Rotary Club of Tryon’s 43 members have already contributed to the Rotary District 7670’s Take Out Polio Now campaign! That’s the difference just one club can make in the world. There…

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Hursey Visits Rotary Club

Tryon’s resident author, Sally Hursey, visited the Rotary Club of Tryon a few months ago to share the story of her latest book: Heroes of the Heart. The book is about seven dogs that rescued seven veterans and the one man who made it happen! Sally contacted Bill Brightman, a Vietnam veteran and founder of…

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Wildfire Safety Around Your Home

With the wildfires fires on the West coast in the news, the Rotary Club of Tryon invited Polk County Ranger Ryan Searcy & Mountain Valleys RC&D Outreach Coordinator Jen Haas to discuss fire safety in our area. During his presentation, Ranger Searcy let the Rotarians know that wildfires aren’t just a problem for the West…

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