Louis was greeted at the airport by Chris Arnold, Marty and Jim
Harris, and Vicki Foster (below).
Louis Willi Fricke is our club’s Rotary Youth Exchange student for 2016-2017. He is 16 years old. His hometown is Detmold, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. He has one sibling, a sister, Jamie, age 12.
He has studied English for eight years. Louis recently completed secondary school (10 grade levels).
On July 25, as an international service project, members of the Rotary Club of Lakewood and Rocky River prepared 50 Rotary-branded layette bags filled with products commonly available to new mothers in the United States for expectant mothers in Chinandega, Nicaragua.
The Rotary Club of Lakewood and Rocky River has awarded four college scholarships to graduating seniors.
Hannah Sawyer from Rocky River High School and Christin Donahoe, Nastia Kurylyuk, and John McDermott from Lakewood High School each received $2,500 awards from the Lakewood-Rocky River Rotary Foundation. This $10,000 scholarship program is part of over $52,000 that the local club donates to the community each year.