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Tree Planting Challenge

The best time to plant a tree was when Paul Harris was alive. The second-best time is now. Club members joined RI President Ian Riseley challenge to plant 1.2 million trees before Earth Day. On Friday April 13th, club members planted 150 trees and a Montezuma Bald Cypress tree at the Prax Uribe Park also know as the Sunrise Rotary Park. The project was made possible thanks to partners City of Brownsville, Tree City USA, Texas A&M Forest Service, and the club’s sponsored interact and rotaract clubs.

Ride for Polio 2018

Club members rode over 800 miles through District 5930 to end Polio and raise funds for Hurricane Harvey Relief in our Rotary District. The ride began at Laredo, Texas and passed through Victoria, Corpus Christi and stopped in cities along The Rio Grande Valley including Brownsville. Sunrise club members greeted the riders at The Brownsville Convention and Visitors Bureau on Saturday, March 24th 2018.