Rotary Club of Tulsa Photo Gallery
Toni Morrison Society Bench by the Road Dedication Ceremony
The Rotary Club of Tulsa is proud to have partnered with the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Centennial Commission in sponsoring two Toni Morrison Society benches that will be placed in Tulsa’s historic Greenwood District. We believe when people work to create peace in their communities, that change can have a global effect.
Rotary Centennial Plaza on Williams Center Green
The Rotary Plaza is our centennial gift to the people of Tulsa. Rotary Plaza is located at 3rd and Boston on Williams Center Green. The 90-foot granite plaza celebrates the 2015 Centennial of the Rotary Club of Tulsa and recognizes Tulsa's volunteer spirit and the contributions of Rotary in Tulsa and around the world. The $1 million plaza was funded entirely by the club and its generous members.
Week after week the Rotary Club of Tulsa provides outstanding programs of interest and entertainment. Nationally recognized speakers, politicians, authors, educators, entertainers and business leaders have sought the podium before the club's audience of influential and successful community leaders. Rotary meetings are a place to strengthen connections to friends and form meaningful relationships that last a lifetime.
Nicaragua Water Well Project
Since 2002, the Rotary Club of Tulsa with its extended Rotary partners has drilled more than 600 successful water wells in Nicaragua. Our club has been the catalyst, joining hearts and hands with over seventy Rotary clubs, several districts, hundreds of individual donors, in an International Water Well project that has provided clean water to thousands of people living in the poorest communities in Nicaragua.
Mike Chittom Partners in Education
Celia Clinton Elementary, our partner in education, has seen marked improvement, empirical and ancillary, due to direct involvement of Rotarians who provide mentoring, clothing, food, financial support and countless volunteer hours.
Camp Enterprise is an executive-style, four-day retreat at which qualified high school juniors explore the fundamental challenges, opportunities, and obligations of the free enterprise system. Established in 1976, this unique camp was originally developed with the help of the American Management Association and the Rotary Club of Tulsa, using tools available from Junior Achievement.
Crescendo Music Awards Grants
The Crescendo Music Awards Grants is a program of the Rotary Club of Tulsa. The purpose of this program is to assist in the pursuit of music education by making financial contributions to young music artists, students, and music programs.
Above and Beyond Service Awards
Established in 2008 by the Rotary Club of Tulsa, the Above and Beyond Service Awards annually recognize service above self by one Firefighter and one Tulsa police officer for outstanding acts of character, commitment and compassion to both their profession and community.
Shop With A Cop
A fun and heart-warming holiday experience, Shop With A Cop is a cooperative youth intervention program funded by both the local Fraternal Order of Police and the Rotary Club of Tulsa Foundation. At-risk youth are selected to participate in holiday shopping for their families with police officers and Rotarians.
Salvation Army Bell Ringing
Since the mid-1930's, members of the Rotary Club of Tulsa have fanned out across the city, manned the kettles, rung the bells and raised thousands of dollars for the Salvation Army.
Rotary Club of Tulsa through the years
See what a difference the Rotary Club of Tulsa and Rotarians have made in over 100 years. Celebrating our milestones and other Rotary initiatives that have helped make Tulsa and the world we serve healthier, safer, better educated, more attractive and secure.
Henry P. Iba Citizen Athlete Awards
The Rotary Club of Tulsa created the Henry P. Iba Citizen Athlete Awards in 1993, an annual fundraising gala benefitting the Rotary Club of Tulsa Foundation. The Iba Awards honor the memory and legacy of Henry P. Iba, a stellar coach, leader, and citizen. Since the inception, the Iba Awards have recognized an influential male and female sports figure for their athletic prowess and, more importantly, their demonstrated commitment to community.