A Madera Rotary member who joined the club in 1997 when she was executive director of the Madera Housing Authority has been named Rotarian of the Month for August.
“She has since retired from that position, but she didn’t retire from serving our community,” said club President Jim Pierce of Christine Richard.
Pierce presented Richard with the award to acknowledge and thank her for her leadership and service to the club and the community. Richard served as club president in 2011-2012 and led the club to achieving the Outstanding Large Club award at the annual District Conference.
Richard plays a major role in helping with many of the club’s service projects including the Netherton Relays, Love Madera, Relay For Life, and several fundraisers for local scholarships...