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Sycamore Rotary awards Paul Harris Fellowship to outgoing Mayor Ken Mundy

Published: Wednesday, March 15, 2017 11:01 a.m. CDT
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Sycamore Mayor Ken Mundy (center) receives a Paul Harris Fellowship from the Sycamore Rotary Club, during its Feb. 22 meeting at Blumen Gardens. Presenting him with the award is Rotarian Paul Stromborg (left) and Sycamore City Manager Brian Gregory.

The Sycamore Rotary Club paid tribute to outgoing Mayor Ken Mundy at its Feb. 22 meeting, by presenting him with an honorary Paul Harris Fellowship.

This award, named in honor of the founder of Rotary International, is made available to any contributor to the Rotary Foundation, as well as those that individual Rotary Clubs choose to honor.

Mundy is finishing up the last of three terms as mayor of Sycamore. Prior to that, he served as the city’s treasurer, and has been involved in a variety of civic projects and charitable efforts over the years.

The Sycamore Rotary Club meets at noon every Wednesday at Blumen Gardens in Sycamore; for more information about the Rotary Club, visit www.sycamorerotary.org or find the club on Facebook.

Rotary is an organization of business and professional leaders who provide humanitarian service and help to build goodwill and peace in the world. There are 1.2 million Rotary members in 34,000 Rotary clubs in more than 200 countries and geographical areas. Rotary clubs have been serving communities worldwide for more than a century. Rotary clubs around the world, initiate projects that address critical issues such as hunger, poverty, disease and illiteracy. For more information, visit www.rotary.org.