Getting the most from Rotary’s social tools

By Chelsea Mertz and Rebecca Hirschfeld, Rotary Service Connections staff Is your club looking to implement a service project, but lacking funds or materials? Are you seeking specific expertise within the areas of focus to assist with planning and applying for a global grant? More than 25,000 Rotary clubs and members are using Rotary’s Project … More Getting the most from Rotary’s social tools

Lifecycle of a service project webinar lessons: Part 5

10 tips for monitoring, evaluating, and promoting service project By Hilary Leav, Rotary Strategy, Research & Evaluation staff In general, there are a few key principles to understanding monitoring and evaluation and establishing a good plan. Part 5 of the Lifecycle of a Service Project webinar series focused on helping the Rotary family compare project … More Lifecycle of a service project webinar lessons: Part 5

Lifecycle of a service project webinar lessons: Part 4

Implementing service projects By Kathryn Nichols, Rotary Learning & Development staff Part 4 of the Lifecycle of a Service Project webinar series provides helpful project management and implementation suggestions to help keep your project on track. Watch a recording of the webinar and read these practical tips: Delegate tasks to a skilled project team and … More Lifecycle of a service project webinar lessons: Part 4

Lifecycle of a service project webinar lessons: Part 3

10 tips for securing resources for a successful service project By Ellina Kushnir, Rotary Programs staff Imagine this scenario: your club has conducted a community assessment and identified which needs should be targeted through a service project, you have put together a project plan, and now you’re ready to roll up your sleeves and get … More Lifecycle of a service project webinar lessons: Part 3

Lifecycle of a service project webinar lessons: Part 2

Understanding the Community By Mary Jo Jean-Francois, Area of Focus Manager Before implementing a project, you will want to get to know the community you will be working with.  Community assessment empowers people by giving them a voice in the process. This will ultimately lead to higher impact, longer lasting change in the community and … More Lifecycle of a service project webinar lessons: Part 2

Lifecycle of a Service Project (Part 3): Acquiring Resources

By Ellina Kushnir, RI Programs staff Rotary International is pleased to present this five-part webinar series to support the Rotary family in producing sustainable service projects. The series will highlight different strategies, best practices, and Rotary resources available to help clubs and districts undertake successful, sustainable service initiatives, using real-life examples from Rotarians. In this … More Lifecycle of a Service Project (Part 3): Acquiring Resources