Rotary Club of Hilton Head honored at district conference

newsroom@islandpacket.comApril 9, 2014 

District Rotarian of the Year David Tirard and Hilton Head Island club president Paul Walter with the club's multiple awards for 2013-14.


The Rotary Club of Hilton Head Island was recognized with several awards at Rotary District 7770's Annual Conference in Charleston.

The awards were: top large club of the year, which they have won twice in three years; best website; best "House of Friendship" exhibit; Presidential Citation with Distinction; Club Leadership Citation; and Rotary Foundation District Service Award.

In addition, member David Tirard was named District Rotarian of the Year and member Sandee Brooks was designated District Governor for the 2016-17 Rotary year.

The club, which has 150 members, is always seeking new members who are committed to volunteering their time and talents. Details: Joe Chappell at

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