Several members of the Caldwell County Rotary Club filled backpacks full of food to assist students at West Lenoir Elementary school. Working in partnership with Aldi and the school, the Rotarians periodically assist with this effort. From above right to left, front row, Charles Beck, Chris Cole, Courtney Wright. Second row, Bill Sproul, Kay Crouch, Kevin Miller, Kent Spears. In the back, Dr. Jeff Church. Caldwell County Rotary meets each Tuesday at 6:44 a.m. at Clarence’s Friendly Lunch.


Members of Caldwell County Rotary Club periodically assist staff at West Lenoir School with the delivery of food items that are distributed to students via backpack for consumption at home during weekends. Bob and Kate Esch, local benefactors who volunteers at the school, ( not pictured) work with the Lenoir Aldi grocery store to collect the food items. This delivery included six pallets of food. About $6000 of food feeds the students on weekend for the full school year. Rotarians involved in the food delivery from above left to right: Kevin Miller, Seth Nagy, Kent Spears, Chris Cole, and Bill Sproul. Not pictured, but also assisting was Kent Greer.




Saturday, September 30th, members of the Caldwell County Rotary Club assisted with the transport and unloading of food for the West Lenoir Elementary School Weekend Food Partners program. The food items were picked up from Aldi and transported to West Lenoir Baptist Chruch. Kate Esch, along with husband Bob, coordiantes the food partners program and assisted as well.