Service activities and resources: Taking your service project to the next level

By Rotary Service and Engagement staff This post is part of the ‘Making the Most of Your Membership’ series celebrating Rotary Membership and Club Development Month throughout August. Rotary is founded on the ideal Service Above Self. It’s rooted within our guiding principles and at the core of club activity. Every day, you take on …

Connection activities: How to make new friends all over the world

By Rotary Service and Engagement staff This post is part of the ‘Making the Most of Your Membership’ series celebrating Rotary Membership and Club Development Month throughout August. Rotary is a global community of 1.2 million members. That means you have 1.2 million Rotary friends all over the world! You regularly attend club meetings and …

Find inspiration at the Atlanta Convention

If you’re joining us at the 2017 Rotary International Convention, 10-14 June, expect to hear inspirational keynote speakers, participate in a variety of service-related breakout sessions, and make new friends in the House of Friendship! Preconvention events: Join President John Germ for his Presidential Peace Conference on 9 and 10 June. We’ll celebrate our success …

What makes a Rotaract project outstanding?

By Molly Friend, Rotary Programs for Young Leaders Staff Rotaract clubs bring together people ages 18-30 to exchange ideas with leaders in the community, develop leadership and professional skills, and have fun through service. In communities worldwide, Rotary and Rotaract members work side by side to take action through service. Every year, Rotaract clubs around …

Celebrating Rotary’s youngest leaders!

By Molly Friend, Rotary Programs for Young Leaders Staff Youth Service recognizes the importance of empowering youth and young professionals through leadership development programs like Interact. Every year, Interact clubs take action to make a positive difference in their communities through service projects. Join us as we celebrate 54 years of service and leadership through …

How to make the most of your Rotary membership?

By Azka Asif, Rotary Service Connections Staff August is Membership Month, a time to celebrate your club, your members, and the good you do in your community and around the world. Many Rotarians join Rotary to give back locally and globally. Rotary allows members to make a difference while building friendships and fostering international understanding. …