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 Then 2013-14 District 7670 Governor-Elect Ronnie Thompson attended the October 3rd, 2012 Rotary Club of Franklin meeting.  Ronnie, who's home club is the Rotary Club of Valdese, talked to members about the importance of contributing to the blue buckets. Monies donated to the buckets each week goes toward alzheimers research. Ronnie, is past district head of the C.A.R.T. fund. 



Rotary Club of Franklin C.A.R.T. Fund Project

Each week Rotary Club of Franklin members are asked to donate any spare change they may have toward the blue buckets that are placed at each table during the regular meetings as well as our annual roy Rickman Fundraiser. It may be just small change each week, but it all adds up. Monies donated goes toward research for a cure for Alzheimers. Recently Rotary District 7670 paid out more than $350,000 toward Alzheimer;s research. 

Vic Greene, Janet Greene, Fred Lindstrom, Dick Ellsbury, Sean Gibson and Barbara Lawrence were all recognized for contributing $100 toward CART September 7, 2016. 


2016-17 CART 7670 District Chair Dennis Sanders displays the giant Rotary Club of Franklin CART Bucket where members can dump in their contributions from their small blue jars each quarter.


Rotarian Wayne Swank (L) drew the winning card on the September 11th, 2013 50 50 pot. Wayne donated his earnings to the club's C.A.R.T. fund. 


 The Blue Bucket-placed at each of the Rotary Club of Franklin meeting tables.