The Fayette Ministerial Alliance
is a local organization which helps needy persons
in the community.
Fayette Rotary supports their work with a monetary gift to their
Benevolence Fund. The Ministerial Alliance is composed of
pastors from most of the local churches. Anyone knowing of a
person in need may contact the pastor of a community church.
The Local Rotary Club Contributes to Polio Plus
It is the goal of Rotary International to eradicate polio in the
world. Rotary members throughout the world are assisting with
this project through gifts, service and time. To learn more
about this project, visit
http://www.rotary.org/myrotary/endpolio The goal is $25
per club member.
Fayette Rotarians Support Holiday House
Holiday House is a program where local groups
and individuals raise money throughout the year to make it possible
to purchase presents for children who might not otherwise have any
presents under their tree on Christmas morning. This year the
Fayette Rotary Club provided $100 to Holiday House.
Rotary Supports Howard County Wellness
Rotary supports Howard County Health and Wellness Council and their
Rotary Donates to the Fayette Music Boosters
Once each four years the Fayette High School Marching Band travels
to Chicago, IL, where they perform and explore. The cost
of the trip is covered by fundraisers and donations. Every
student who plays in the band all four years, will have an
opportunity to take this trip. $100.
Scholarship to Central Methodist University
Each year the Fayette Rotary Club awards a $500 scholarship to a
deserving Fayette High School graduate who plans to attend Central
Methodist University. The 2017-18 recipient is Tyler
Click the link to view past
of this scholarship.
Fayette Rotary Club Supports Local Youths
Each year the Fayette Rotary Club supports Rotary District
and local youth (Girls State/Boys State) programs.
Budgeted amounts are $900 for RYLA and $700 for Boys/Girls State.
Business Leader of the Year
We support the
Fayette High School Interact Club
with a $600 contribution
Fayette Rotary Club Supports Quilts of Valor
There is a group of women in the community called the Peacemaker
Quilting Group who have chosen to join the national group providing
Quilts of Valor to men and women who have served our country in
combat zones. This group honors our service persons with
quilts free of charge. Rotary supports their cause by making a
donation to the cost of the quilts. $100.
Fayette Rotary Club Supports PET
Personal Energy Transports (PETs) are constructed in Columbia,
Missouri, (and other places) by volunteers. These PETs are for
persons who have the use of the arms, but not their legs. They
are like an arm operated bicycle. These vehicles are shipped
all over the world to help the handicapped. Our Rotary Club
supports their vision by making a donation for materials. $100.
Fayette Rotary Club Supports Fayette Pool Passes
Each summer the Fayette Rotary Club joins together with other
community groups to purchase family pool passes for those in the
community who might not otherwise be able to enjoy the city swimming
pool on hot summer days. $160.
Fayette Rotary Club Supports Scouts
The Fayette Rotary Club makes equal contributions to the local Boy
and Girl Scouts. Total is $100.
Fayette Rotary Club Supports Fayette Athletic
The FHS athletic programs are supported by an energetic and talented
group of persons. Rotary supports their projects by making it
possible to buy needed materials. $100.
Fayette Rotary Club Supports 4th of July Fireworks
Each year the Club contributes to the City of Fayette fund which
makes possible the fireworks display at the City Park on the 4th of