Rotary club sponsors students’ attendance at leadership conference

Apr. 12, 2013 @ 10:08 PM


Three area students attended the Rotary Youth Leadership Award Conference held at Camp Kanata near Wake Forest on April 5-7.

Attending the conference were Beverly Foster, daughter of Al and Lynn Foster; Beth Hilburger, daughter of Peter and Angela Hilburger; and Leeah Robinson, daughter of Melvin and Teresa Robinson. 

Foster and Hilburger attend Kerr-Vance Academy. Robinson is enrolled at Northern Vance High School.

They were sponsored by Rotary Club of Henderson.

RYLA is a conference for high school juniors sponsored by the Rotary Clubs of District 7710, which represents the north-central portion of North Carolina. The delegates chosen to attend the conference are students who have demonstrated leadership potential in scholastic, athletic and civic activities. Sessions at the conference focused on the qualities of leadership, team building activities, and time and stress management.