Rotary Club of St.Maarten Sunrise Awarded at District Conference

Rotary Club of St Martin Sunrise received five awards for their performance over the 2014 – 2015 Rotary year during the latest district conference held in Jamaica.



The awards received are:

The Club of the Month Gold Award;

The District Governor Award for Excellence-Bronze;

The Certificate of Merit for maintaining an outstanding club Facebook page and

The Zone 34 – Public Image Citation, in recognition of the work in developing a public image plan and the initiation of public relations activities that will enhance the visibility of the club in the community.



The club also received their first ever Area of Focus Platinum Award for service efforts in six Areas of Focus:

  1. ‘Promoting Peace’ – Peace and Conflict Resolution
  2. ‘Fighting Disease’ – Disease Prevention and Treatment
  3. ‘Providing Clean Water’ – Water and Sanitation
  4. ‘Saving Mothers and Children’ – Maternal and Child Health
  5. ‘Supporting Education’ – Basic Education and Literacy through Literacy
  6. ‘Growing Local Economies’ – Economic and Community Development


With these achievements, the club continues its award winning tradition.

The table below gives an overview of the awards received between 2012 and 2015


District Awards overview 2012 – 2015
Type of Award 2012 – 2013 2013 – 2014 2014 – 2015
Area of Focus     Platinum
Club of the Month Gold Platinum Gold
District Governor Award for Excellence Platinum Platinum Bronze
Zone 34 – Public Image Citation Yes Yes Yes
Certificate of Merit for outstanding Facebook page   Yes Yes
First Class Club   Yes  
Rotary Significant Yes    
Youth at Risk   Yes  
Literacy Yes Yes  
Hunger alleviation Yes