Confucius once said: "It is better to light a single candle, than to sit and curse the darkness." Although the Chinese philosopher died nearly 2,400 years before Rotary was founded, RI President-elect Gary C.K. Huang calls him "the world's first Rotarian." Inspired by his teachings, Huang chose Light Up Rotary as his theme for 2014-15.
Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School (AVRTHS) has proudly produced the “Reality Check” financial literacy event for the past three years. It was deemed such a success by students, faculty and volunteers, that the program has attracted even more students each year – this year, the entire sophomore class!