Youth Service recognizes the positive change implemented by youth and young adults involved in leadership development activities, community and international service projects, and exchange programs that enrich and foster world peace and cultural understanding.
Irvine Rotary Youth Service Projects
Irvine Valley College Mock Interviews
Irvine Rotarians hold mock job interviews to prepare students for entering the job market.
Project Leader: Linda Fontanilla / Sheila Steinberg
Building Youth Leadership
Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA) is Rotary's leadership training program for young people.
RYLA emphasizes leadership, citizenship, and personal growth, and aims to
- Demonstrate Rotary's respect and concern for youth
- Provide an effective training experience for selected youth and potential leaders
- Encourage leadership of youth by youth
- Recognize publicly young people who are rendering service to their communities
Project Leader: Anabella Bonfa / Danielle Fowler / Cisca Stellhorn
Irvine Rotary has long been a supporter of the Special Olympics and the Irvine Eagles team.