Supporting the environment

The Rotary Foundation Trustees and Rotary International Board of Directors have both unanimously approved adding a new area of focus: supporting the environment.

More than $18 million in Foundation global grant funding has been allocated to environment-related projects over the past five years. Creating a distinct area of focus to support the environment will give Rotary members even more ways to bring about positive change in the world and increase our impact.

RI President Mark Maloney says that during his travels around the world as a Rotary senior leader he encountered many Rotary members and Rotaractors who advocated for the environment to be an area of focus.

“I believe strongly that our Rotary Foundation programs now have a valuable added dimension to our efforts,” says, Maloney.

Foundation Trustee Chair Gary C.K. Huang says that with the global population reaching near eight billion, protecting the environment is increasingly important.

Membership Rotary Service Projects Volunteering What is Rotary

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Imagine a club that is totally flexible to your time demands and allows you to take part in service projects when you can.

Sunshine Coast Passport Rotary meetings are an effective use of your time.  These get togethers will constructively discuss the service projects we want to get involved with and how we are going to achieve our plans.

The meetings are not formal, and could be online, face to face, or in a more social setting. 

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