Rotary members contribute 47 million volunteer hours per year. Even more impressive is that each of these hours represents a real benefit to communities locally and internationally.
The Rotary Foundation taps into a global network of Rotary members who invest their time, money, and expertise into the seven areas of focus, such as eradicating polio and promoting peace.
The power of combined efforts knows no limitation, multiplies resources, and broadens our lives and perspectives.
Rotary members’ efforts are focused in seven key areas to maximise impact, to build international relationships, improve lives, and create a better world to support our peace efforts and end polio forever.
Rotary’s guiding principles serve as a foundation for relationships with each other and the action we take in the world.
Rotary members address local needs and work with their community to bring lasting improvements.
The Strategic Plan is clear-eyed about the challenges that Rotary and the world face and it protects the value of human connection in an age of technology.
The potential to do good in our community as a member of Rotary is far greater than it is as an individual.
Rotary is a GRASSROOTS organisation with our most meaningful service work through our Rotary clubs.
The first Rotary club quickly evolved to use the talents and resources of its members to serve the community.