Youth Service (Projects)

Welcome to the District 1070 Youth Projects. Here you can find information about the exciting range of Groups and Activities with which Rotary are associated. Do have a browse and see what’s on offer.

Youth Services (Projects)

The list below sets out the Rotarian responsible for the following projects:

 Team Leader

 Maureen Gariff  RC Bailgate Lincoln


Ngaire Hall

RC Shepshed


Margaret Taylor

RC Skegness

Rotary Stars Award

Lesley Tyers

RC Loughborough Beacon

Senior RYLA

Sue O’Grady

RC Towcester

Young RYLA

Paul Wychel

RC Towcester

Youth Exchange


 If you would like more information on any of the activities just contact the Rotarian coordinating it. If you cannot find what you are looking for please email Richard Wells for information on competitions or Maureen Gariff for information about the various projects offered by Rotary. We look forward to your participation.

The  range of programmes for students and youth offered by the clubs of  Rotary District 1070  can change the lives of those who participate. Through these programmes and competitions, young people can:

  • Earn scholarships, 
  • Travel on cultural exchanges
  • Help a community through a service project. 
Rotary competitions & projects are designed to enable young people to demonstrate and develop their skills and talents and to build their levels of self confidence and life skills. The programmes and competitions take place at local, regional, national and international levels. Just click on the appropriate link  to see some of what Rotary has to offer.

    Click here to see a range of Programs Offered by Rotary International if you see something of Interest  please use this link to find your local Rotary Club and they will be able to find out more and facilitate you becoming involved.

    And latest updates here

    In view of the many Youth Opportunities which take place in Youth Services, please follow the links on the right for the area which interests you.

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    Youth Service (Projects) pages:

    Youth Exchange

    more Please read on if you are interested for 2023.

    Rotary Youth Leadership Awards 2023

    more This is an opportunity for young people between 18 and 26 to do a leadership course involving physical challenges. (2 pages below this)

    Iveshead Interact

    more In the early days of the Ukraine War this group got their wheels turning and raised funds. Read on below.

    Young RYLA  - aged 13-16years old. the course aims to assist young people discover skills that will help them through everyday life and their future careers.

    Young RYLA

    more Young RYLA is a 2½ days residential course designed for students 13-16 years of age. It is held at the Whitehall Outdoor Centre, Buxton, in the Peak District and is run by the Derbyshire County Council.


    more RotaKids is a fun and exciting way for children aged 7-12 to make friends and get involved with important activities in the community, all while having a great time in the process. (1 page below this)


    more Interact is a fun and lively organisation offering young people aged 12-18 amazing opportunities to broaden their horizons, make new friends and help the lives of others, Interact clubs are based in schools and colleges.

    Conference Showcase

    more This board was on display at the 2022 District Conference and features the Interact Club of Sleaford Kesteven

    Youth Services Latest News

    more Youth Services is a fast moving section within Rotary and this page will keep you up to date with the latest information.

    Rotary Stars

    more A District 1070 project which recognises and rewards Primary School age children for acts of good citizenship. To see the types of activity for which the Rotary Star awards have been given click on the information for teachers link below.