Dr. Susan Black Champion of Service Award
By:  Carolyn Johnson, Champion of Service, Committee Chair, Yarmouth RC
Awarded to a D7780 Rotarian who demonstrates a continued commitment to service in their own community or in communities around the world. 
The recipient must be a member of a Rotary Club in D7780.   Through ongoing active engagement through Rotary connected projects, this individual serves as a leader and a model for others in making a positive difference through Rotary service.  As a “Champion of Service” the recipient should also inspire and encourage others to get involved.  Nominations will be considered based on the Rotarian’s
  • demonstration of leadership in implementing service projects
  • engaging others in service
  • development of projects that have positive, long-lasting impact
  • commitment to Service Above Self
  • illustrating what it is to be a “Champion of Service”
D7780 Rotarians are invited to nominate a deserving Rotarian for this award.   The nomination should include a short description (500-750 words) explaining why this individual is deserving of recognition as a Champion of Service.  
Include your contact information (name, club, email and phone) as well as contact information for your nominee.  (name, club, email and phone)
Send nomination to:   champion@Rotary7780.org
A committee of Rotarians from District 7780 will review all nominations and make their recommendation to the Foundation Committee Chair.  The award will be presented at a District event.
2024 Timeline
  • Nominations accepted until 30 April, promoting through direct email to all district Rotarians and a call for nominations in the District Newsletter
  • Committee meets to recommend nominee prior to 15 May and inform DG and DRFC
  • Award announced at District Conference (29 June)
For more information, contact Carolyn Johnson, RC Yarmouth,
Champion of Service, Committee Chair