Helping Schools and developing Young People

Encouraging Young people in a wide variety ways is major activity in our club in competitions often lead to district and national finals which is a highly developmental experience

 Chairman Patrick Simpson

Mendip RC supports a number of local initiatives designed to give school aged young people a wide range of extra curricula experiences. These include:

·         Young Chef

·         Young Writers

·         Young Artists

·         Youth Speaks

·         Young Musicians

·         RYLA (Rotary Young Leadership Awards)

·         Mock Interviews and 6th Form Mentoring

Mendip RC is involved with the Kings of Wessex School in the early stages of sponsoring a Rotary Interact Club at the School, which will give young people the opportunity to develop their social responsibility skills and widen their organisational and community experiences.