Members of Rotary Club of Downtown Ormond Beach join with PTA to spruce up the grounds of elementary school

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By HENRY FREDERICK
Headline Surfer

ORMOND BEACH, Fla. - Members of the Rotary Club of Downtown Ormond Beach joined with PTA members to spruce up the grounds of Ormond Beach Elementary School prior to its opening for the school year.

Approximately 20 people participated in the work, which included pressure washing walkways, pulling weeds, transplanting shrubs and groundcover, moving raised garden beds and installing a truckload of mulch. Rotary is a global network of 1.2 million professionals, neighbors, friends, leaders, and problem-solvers who see a world where people unite and take action to create lasting change.

Approximately 20 people participated in the work, which included pressure washing walkways, pulling weeds, transplanting shrubs and groundcover, moving raised garden beds and installing a truckload of mulch. Rotary is a global network of 1.2 million professionals, neighbors, friends, leaders, and problem-solvers who see a world where people unite and take action to create lasting change.

Over 110 years, Rotary has worked to fight disease, including nearly eradicating Polio worldwide; provide clean water, sanitation, and hygiene; save mothers and children; support education, and promote peace.

The Rotary Club of Downtown Ormond Beach is looking for new members who want to join them in making a difference worldwide and locally. For more information about the club, please visit https://www.facebook.com/rotaryofdowntownormondbeach/.

 

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