Seven representatives from the Laredo Next Generation Rotary Club visited Clark Elementary School to donate 75 backpacks filled with school supplies such as notebooks, crayons, pencils and erasers. The supplies were obtained through Next Generation Rotary Club sponsors, fundraising activities, individual club member donations and sponsors.This year, the Laredo Next Generation Rotary Club is celebrating a decade of service to our community. “We take every opportunity to help kids in any way we can, and the school supplies we are donating to the students at Clark Elementary is a small example of what we do for children in our area”, said club President J.J. Gonzalez.
Group photo: Back Row L-R: Laredo Next Generation Rotary Club members, Bethany Lira, Treasurer; Rachel Lirio, Co-Chair: Corina Martinez, Chair for School Supplies Drive; J.J. Gonzalez, President and Lt. Governor for Marketing Promotions in District # 5930; Edward Ochoa, V.P. of Foundation for Rotary Club; Vickie Gonzalez, Member, and Rudy Morales, Board Director. Clark Elementary Principal Gabriela N. Perez and 3rd grade teacher Lisa Garcia.
2nd photo: Club President J.J.Gonzalez presents a backpack third grade student Armando Antunez.