We are very proud to share some of the awards and accolades our club and our individual members have achieved.
"Service Above Self"
The purpose of this award is to recognize individual Rotarians who have demonstrated exemplary humanitarian service in any form and at any level, with an emphasis on personal volunteer efforts and active involvement in helping others through Rotary. This is Rotary International's highest honor for individual Rotarians.
The Rotary Foundation
"Distinguished Service Award"
This award is The Rotary Foundation's highest service recognition. Presented to a Rotarian whose outstanding record of service to The Rotary Foundation is on a much broader basis and spreads beyond the district level and continues over an extended period of time. The Trustees of The Rotary Foundation bestow this honor in recognition of outstanding efforts to promote the Foundation's many programs dedicated to international understanding. It acknowledges the sustained service of a Rotarian who has already received the Citation for Meritorious Service. All nominations are considered on a competitive basis and only fifty Distinguished Service Awards are approved by The Rotary Foundation trustees each year.
"Citation for Meritorious Service"
The Rotary Foundation Citation for Meritorious Service recognizes significant and dedicated service by a Rotarian to promote the programs of The Rotary Foundation and thus advance the Foundation's goal of better understanding and friendly relations among people of the world.
"Rotarian of the Year"
This award is in honor of the charter president of the Rotary Club of East Cobb, William E. Carver, Sr., and is presented on behalf of the district and the Rotary Club of East Cob. The award is presented to a Rotarian who exemplifies "Service Above Self" by his or her outstanding work at the District level.
"Sheffield Leadership Award"
Presented by the Rotary Club of Americus in honor of three Past District Governors of the same family from the Rotary Club of Americus. It is awarded on behalf of the district to the club president who exemplifies extraordinary leadership traits and executed their responsibilities in an exceptional manner as judged by the District Governor, the Assistant Governors and confirmed by the president of the Rotary Club of Americus.
DeKalb Rotary Council
"You are the Key"
This award is given in honor of PDG Bob Grant for his many years of leadership and dedicated service to the DeKalb Rotary Council and District 6900. This award is presented to one Rotarian in DeKalb County who has demonstrated dedication and quality of service to a project and/or a program where children, youth or adults have received significant benefit. They set an example of leadership, attitude, enthusiasm and commitment to serving others.
"Show Rotary Cares"
This award is given in honor of PDG Bill Mulkey for this many years of leadership and dedicated service to the DeKalb Rotary Council and District 6900. This award is presented to one Rotarian in each Rotary Club in DeKalb County. Each recipient is recognized for quality commitment to his/her club, community and district. They exhibit a "Show Rotary Cares" attitude folled by action and demonstrate a high level of "showing Rotary cares" in all "Four Avenues of Service".
Rotary Club of Dunwoody
Rotary International "Four Avenues of Service" citation for individual Rotarians
Recognizing that the strength of the Rotary ideal is founded on the service carried out by club members worldwide, this citation program provides a means for Rotary clubs to personally recognize a member of the club for outstanding efforts in the four Avenues of Service. The citation commends the service carried by an individual Rotarian in the club, thereby reinforcing the importance which Rotary places on the personal involvement of each member in Rotary service activities.
During our first Thirty years of service to the local, national and international community the Rotary Club of Dunwoody has provided the QUALITY OF SERVICE and demonstrated the CHARACTER OF FRIENDSHIP that has resulted in our Rotary Club being recognized by Rotary International District 6900 with the "Best All Around Club" and "Best All Around Club Runner Up" "Club of the Decade" awards listed below.