Rhonda Renz

Youth Service Director


Rotary Club of Tulsa’s Youth Service Avenue focuses projects that support the fundamental needs of young people: health, human values, education and self development. The Rotary Club of Tulsa is actively involved in a wide range of youth programs.

Dana Birkes

Camp Enterprise co-chair


An intensive four-day seminar/camp to explore fundamental challenges, opportunities and obligations of the free enterprise system, the Camp Enterprise Committee brings together about 100 of the Tulsa area’s outstanding high school juniors. Participation on the committee provides an opportunity to invest in our future potential leaders.

Brandi Bynum

Camp Enterprise co-chair


An intensive four-day seminar/camp to explore fundamental challenges, opportunities and obligations of the free enterprise system, the Camp Enterprise Committee brings together about 100 of the Tulsa area’s outstanding high school juniors. Participation on the committee provides an opportunity to invest in our future potential leaders.

Chris McKeown

Shop With A Cop®


Plans and oversees this cooperative youth intervention program involving the local Fraternal Order of Police, the Rotary Club of Tulsa and Wal-Mart. At-risk youth are selected to participate in a Christmas shopping trip for their families, including wrapping of gifts, and sharing lunch with police officers and Rotarians. A fun and heart-warming holiday experience!

Time Commitment: October through early December

Phil Armstrong

Crescendo Music Awards


Plans and implements an annual competition with a division for high school juniors/seniors and a separate division for undergraduate college students for outstanding performance in Piano, Orchestral Instruments, Brass Instruments and Vocal. Crescendo Music Awards provides an opportunity for you to invest in the continued development of outstanding musical talent.

Time Commitment: Ongoing

Brian Bovaird

iNTERACT


Interact is Rotary International’s service club for young people ages 14 to 18. Interact committee members provide support and guidance for the self-governing and self-supporting club which meets monthly. Each year, Interact clubs complete at least two community service projects, one of which furthers international understanding and goodwill.

Time Commitment: As needed, all year

John D. Hair

Mike Chittom – Celia Clinton Elementary Partners In Education


Celia Clinton Elementary has seen marked improvement in its students through the direct efforts of Rotarians providing mentoring, clothing, food, financial support and countless volunteer hours. It also provides support to Preschool Childhood Centers in the neighborhood of Celia Clinton.

Time Commitment: School year, August – May

Stay Connected

Kindergarteners at Celia Clinton Elementary welcome members of their adopt-a-school partner, the Rotary Club of Tulsa. We're fortunate to work with such a great group of students, teachers and administrators at Celia Clinton. ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Have you met Robert Jones?
Originally from Tulsa, and a graduate of Jenks High School, Rob received a BS in Finance from Oklahoma State University. While attending OSU, Rob held multiple chair positions in his fraternity. Rob is an Eagle Scout with Troop 26. He spent his summers in Spiro, OK, and Van Buren, AR, working as a Roustabout in the oil & gas fields.

Currently, Rob is a Commercial Lender with @First Oklahoma Bank. Rob enjoys working on projects that help revitalize the Tulsa area whether it be on a downtown development or residential flips. He is serving on the Board of Directors for Rebuilding Together Tulsa which is an organization that provides repairs and maintenance to Tulsa neighbors who cannot afford to do it themselves.

Rob joined Rotary Club of Tulsa earlier this year after being introduced to Rotary through Camp Enterprise where he served as a counselor. In addition to Camp Enterprise, Rob is volunteering on the Visitor and Interact committees.
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Ever since the MIT-sanctioned Fab Lab Tulsa was started in Tulsa, area businesses have benefited from renting costly research and development time, while thousands of elementary students have been exposed to fun STEM activities presented at FabLab or the organization’s mobile FabLab.

Join the Rotary Club of Tulsa on Wednesday, September 20th at 11:30 to learn more about the exciting things happening at FabLab!
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

The Each One Bring One Membership Drive is in full swing for the month of September!

We have started off the month with 2 new applications who will get to take part in the reduced initiation fee! Great job sharing about Rotary! Let’s keep it going by inviting guests to join you this week at our meeting.
What You Need to Know:
• Goals: 100 guests in September
o 7 applications for new members in September
• Incentive for New Members: $200 initiation fee waived if application is received in September
• Incentive for Guests: During the month of September, guests will receive gifts just for attending
• Incentive for Rotarians: During the month of September, Rotarians will be eligible for weekly prizes for bringing a guest
• Grand Prize: Each Rotarian that sponsors a new member in September will have their name entered into the Grand Prize Drawing for a Weekend for 4 at Shangri-La Condo on Grand Lake!
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Have you met Hannibal B. Johnson?

Hannibal B. Johnson, a Harvard Law School graduate, is an author, attorney, and consultant specializing in diversity and inclusion issues, human relations, leadership, and non-profit leadership and management. He has taught at The University of Tulsa College of Law, Oklahoma State University, and The University of Oklahoma. His books, including Black Wall Street, Up From the Ashes, Acres of Aspiration, and Apartheid in Indian Country, chronicle the African American experience in Oklahoma and its indelible impact on American history. Johnson’s play, Big Mama Speaks—A Tulsa Race Riot Survivor’s Story, was selected for the 2011 National Black Theatre Festival and has been staged in Caux, Switzerland.
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Upcoming Meetings