Torrey Pines High School senior Charlie Reed receives top Rotary honor

Charlie Reed receives the Fellowship from District Governor Dave Breeding on behalf of the Del Mar Rotary Club. Visit www.delmarrotary.org.

Torrey Pines senior Charlie Reed and the president of the school’s Interact Club was recently presented with one of Rotary International’s highest honors, a Paul Harris Fellow.

Paul Harris was the founder of Rotary and the award is “IN APPRECIATION OF YOUR TANGIBLE AND SIGNIFICANT ASSISTANCE GIVEN FOR THE FURTHERANCE OF BETTER UNDERSTANDING AND FRIENDLY RELATIONS AMONG PEOPLES OF THE WORLD.”

Charlie has raised more than $10,000 for Water For Sudan, a nonprofit that drills wells in Southern Sudan, and each year she puts on a theater workshop and raises money for El Faro Orphanage, Shelterbox, Sr. ethel’s work in Missionvale, South Africa , and Lance Armstrong’s Livestrong. Charlie was also this year’s TPHS homecoming queen.

She goes to UC Berkeley in the fall to major in development studies, society and the environment.

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  1. Congratulations Charlie! On behalf of the entire Board of Directors of Water for Sudan in Rochester NY, we appreciate and are humbled by your efforts to help people less fortunate than we are. Your significant contributions have helped thousands of people draw clean water from the newest country in the world, South Sudan. You have helped eliminate water borne diseases, allowed young girls time to go to school (Normally they would walk hours a day to bring back polluted water to their families), made possible the beginnings of commerce and a better health care system. Again, thank you for all you have done! The world is a better place with you in it. John Bevier – WFS/BOD Member

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