"I attended my first Rotary club meeting as a 24-year-old guest of a member and sat in complete awe.
Students and members who had attended the Rotary Youth Leadership Awards program the weekend before were sharing their stories. I will never forget the feeling I had as I listened to the accounts of how lives were being changed.
I knew, at that moment, that I would be a lifelong Rotarian if I was able to participate in this program."
Read more from Mike Norkin's experience as RYLA camp director in District 5330, California, USA.