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Local Rotaries sponsor student

Published: Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013 1:15 a.m. CST
Krits Jedjinda of Thailand meets his first host family, Suellen and Tanner Girard of Morrison, Aug. 16 at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago. He is a Rotary exchange student. Photo submitted by Kathy Schmidt.

MORRISON – Rock Falls and Morrison Rotary sponsored a student through the Rotary International Youth Exchange Program.  

Krits Jedjinda of Thailand will be a student at Morrison High School this year. 

He will stay with three host families during his time in Morrison, including Tanner and Suellen Girard.  

He was on a soccer team in Thailand, and will join the Mustang football team.

He also performs traditional Thai dances and speaks Japanese and some Chinese.

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