BEING A ROTARIAN
A MEMBER’S PERSPECTIVE
Rotary International is one of the world’s largest service organizations. It’s active globally being represented in almost every part of the globe (over 200 Countries). Becoming a Rotarian is an honor as one belongs to a fraternity of close to 1.2 Million people who represent an order of people who are recognized for their active role in community service. Belonging to a Rotary club gives men and women an enjoyable and organized way to make a contribution to their community.
What does it take to be a Rotarian? It takes sacrifice and commitment and also an active club. There are three major ingredients which are very necessary for one to be an active Rotarian. To be a good Rotarian practicing the Motto of Rotary of “Service above Self” a Rotarian must be ready to give their time and talents in the following areas:
In community work
In fellowship and social functions
In club and district activities.
Peace Fellowship 21-2022
Candidates are invited to apply for the Rotary Peace Fellowship 2021-2022. Through academic training, practice, and global networking opportunities, the Rotary Peace Centers program develops the fellows into experienced and effective catalysts for peace.Read More
More than a Library
After the genocide of 1994, Rotarians led a successful campaign to build Rwanda’s first public library. A bastion against ignorance and tyranny, it has become a gathering place where a culture of reading, the arts, and democracy thrives.Read More
Rotary is a leading partner in the Global Polio Eradication Initiative. With help from our partners, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the World Health Organization, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and UNICEF, we’ve made the world 99.9 percent polio-free.Read More