Gateway Rotary is proud to participate in the TOGETHER! annual Champions for Kids dinner, 5:30 pm, on March 11, 2013 at Saint Martin's University, Marcus Pavilion.

TOGETHER! has been serving the residents of Thurston County since 1989 with youth violence and substance abuse prevention activities.

The Champions for Kids Celebration is an annual event in which TOGETHER! and its community partners recognize those individuals in our community who go above and beyond in their dedication to youth and children.  TOGETHER!  been celebrating the community's Champions for Kids each winter since 2002!

Champions are individuals who help us make our community one in which children and youth are supported, healthy, safe and valued.  They provide a direct service to youth, are a positive role model, volunteer or exhibit a dedication beyond their employment.

Gateway Rotary has submitted Lowell Gordon as an individual to be recognized as a Champion who has made a positive difference to kids.

Gateway Rotary has committed to filling two to three tables of our club members in recognizing Lowell for his contributions.  The cost is $50 per person.  Please let Jerry Wilkins know if you intend to attend the event and the number.  You can provide him a check made out to Gateway Rotary to ensure a place at the event.  Payments can be consolidated to TOGETHER!.

You can contact Glen Cramer or Jerry Wilkins for additional information.