Greater Rochester Rotary donates 1,600 dictionaries
The Greater Rochester Rotary donated 1,600 dictionaries to every Rochester third grader at the beginning of December.
Rochester third grade students, public and private, received a dictionary to take home and use as a reference. This is the eighth year the Greater Rochester Rotary has donated dictionaries.
The program is funded by grants from organizations and individuals, including: Sarah and Danny O'Brien; Thrivent Financial Rochester Group; Olmsted Medical Center; The Carl and Verna Schmidt Foundation; Minnesota Energy Resources; US Bank; ADB Advertising; The Rotary U.S. Bank Holiday Classic; Gus Chafoulias; Olmsted County Deputy Sheriff's Association; The Jim and Judy Sloan Foundation; and individual members of the Greater Rochester Rotary.