Which of the following Ivy League schools did Paul Harris attend? University of Chicago Princeton University Harvard University. Which political party claimed that Rotary letters were disguised as TORA- meaning the Torah and banned party members from membership in Rotary? Green Party
Which of the following Ivy League schools did Paul Harris attend?
Which political party claimed that Rotary letters were disguised as TORA- meaning the Torah and banned party members from membership in Rotary?
What former South African President received the Rotary Award for understanding and Peace?
From which school did Paul Harris graduate with his law degree?
Rotary is typically made up of middle class leaders and business people but in Italy Rotary has a reputation for members from what types of circles?
Why did Paul Harris come up with the name Rotary?
In which city did Rotary first meet?
In what city was the second Rotary club formed?
Rotary’s first convention took place in which year?
Who is credited with Rotary’s slogan “He profits most who serves best?”
What year was the 1000th club added to Rotary?
How many men were at the inaugural Rotary meeting?
What is the name of the first Secretary for the National Association of Rotary Clubs of America?
During the first 100 years of Rotary, how many women served as an RI President?
How many years did the first Secretary of the National Association of Rotary Clubs serve?
On the District level, there is a Governor, a Governor Elect and a Governor Nominee.
In what year was the second club formed?
In what year did Rotarian magazine become a monthly publication?
March 1911 is the official date of the first Rotary club in which European city?
How old was Paul Harris when he wed?
In which state did Paul Harris grow up with his grandparents?
After his second term as President of International Associations of Rotary Clubs ended in 1912 how long was Harris’ hiatus from Rotary?
Jim Davidson who worked for the U.S., Japanese and Russian governments traveled for 2.5 years in the late 1920’s as an International Rotary Ambassador, starting clubs all over the globe. Approximately, how many miles did he cover during that time?
What is Jean Thomson Harris’ (Paul’s wife) birth country?
What tradition did Paul and Jean Harris establish in honor of visiting Rotarians to their home in Morgan Park?
In what city was Rotary’s first National Conference?
How old Was Paul Harris when he died?
Which U.S. president was in office when Rotary began?
What Rotarian made this statement as part of a speech in 1923, “If I could plant a Rotary in every community in the world, I would…guarantee the tranquility and the forward march of the world. If you could plant the spirit of Rotary…and turn it into practical application, there would not be so much wrong with the human procession.”?
What are the two ideas that Paul Harris said were symbolized by using the wheel as the emblem?
In 1909 which city was home to the first Rotary club to start on the east coast?
How many cogs or teeth are on the rotary wheel?
When did Paul Harris die?
In what year was the current emblem made official?
Observance of the first Rotary months began in July 1983, when special weeks were designated as well as special months. What is special in January?
After about a year how many members were in the first club?
The Rotary Flag has been flown at the South Pole, the North Pole, on a space flight to the moon and 6000 feet beneath the earth’s surface.
Where was the first international club established?
After which war did clubs first sprout up everywhere internationally?
Who is known as the Father of Community Service within Rotary and responsible for changing the direction of Rotary?
J. C. Penney was a Rotarian. What does the C stand for in his name?
Was Paul Harris ever a Freemason?
Did the Vatican ever ban Priests from joining Rotary?
Which Pope received the Rotary Award for World Understanding and Peace?
In what Sinclair Lewis novel does he poke fun at Rotary?
What British playwright said, “Where is Rotary going? It is going to lunch.”?
The Paul Harris Fellow was created in 1957. By 1995 how many Paul Harris fellows were there?
What is the world’s largest privately funded international scholarship program for university studies?
In which country was the first non-English speaking club chartered?
Rotary Foundation offers 3H grants. One H stands for Health, another for Hunger. What does the third H stand for?
Approximately how many Ambassadorial Scholarships have been granted?
What is the approximate total value of Ambassadorial Scholarships?
Approximately how many matching grants have been awarded?
How many countries have received matching grants?
A Rotary member has two weeks before and two weeks after a missed meeting to make up?
Initially the group charged:
Wearing your business name badge and greeting someone by title, Mr. Ms. Dr. during Rotary meetings is contrary to Rotary custom.
What was one of the first act of community service by the Chicago Rotary club?
Before the Four Way Test was created Rotary had a Code of Ethics.
From the beginning, in the teens when the National Society for Crippled Children was first being formed, which later became known as Easter Seals, it had ties to Rotary.
RYLA roots start in 1959 in Queensland, Australia. It is now an official Rotary youth program. What does it stand for?
Where was the first Interact club launched?
Which group was formed first?
What age range does Rotaract serve?
Approximately how many students are placed through RI’s Youth Exchange annually?
In 1921 Women of the Rotary Club of Chicago established themselves as a nonprofit organization. It was comprised only of wives, daughters, sisters or mothers of Rotarians. How many were in the club?
Early Rotary partners were endearingly called Rotary Marys.
Interact, a club modeled after Rotary is for 14-18 year olds in secondary school. The name is a contraction of which two words?
What is the event the Rotary Club of Duarte California is known for in 1978?
Who made the decision to admit women to Rotary?
Approximately what %of Rotarians worldwide are women?
In what year did Rotary in the USA permit women membership?
Rotary Centers for International Studies in peace and conflict resolution are located in the following countries, plus which other one: Australia, England, France, Japan, USA.
In what town is RI headquarters located at One Rotary Center?
Approximately how many people work at RI headquarters?
During the first 100 years how many General Secretaries served?
At RI headquarters in Illinois, how many countries are represented by staff?
At RI headquarters how many languages are spoken by staff?
The Rotary year runs from when to when?
Why are there 4 directors as part of the club officers?
One Rotary district covers 6.5 million square miles. Which countries does it cover?
A District typically has how many clubs?
An Assistant Governor is a liaison between the Governor and local clubs. How many clubs does an assistant usually cover?
At least four Rotarians all from the same club have served as Prime Minister for their country. Which is?
Name the doctor who first developed and licensed the polio vaccine.
Name the doctor who developed the oral polio vaccine.
Rotary International was the first organization to be awarded UNICEF’s Audrey Hepburn Child Advocate Award in 1995.
What program was the catalyst after 80 years for Rotary to solicit major gifts?
In 1985 RI set a fundraising goal of US$120 million for Polio Plus. On May 24, 1988 at RI convention in Philadelphia, the results were tallied. What was the approximate total?
During the Polio Plus campaign there were National Immunization Days and Days of Tranquility. What is a Day of Tranquility?
Before PolioPlus in 1988, how many new global cases were diagnosed each year?
By the end of 2002 what was the world wide % decline of new Polio cases?
It is estimated that if PolioPlus had not started in 1985, then by Rotary’s 100th birthday there would have been how many more afflicted children?
If you are a pilot you might know what IFFR stands for.
An RI team went to Manila, Philippines for the kick off of Polio Inoculations. Approval had to be granted by the Interior Minister who stood them up for the first appointment and finally, yet reluctantly gave her consent. What’s her name?
What are the four Avenues of Service?
Name the first African RI President. He served from 2003-04 and is from Nigeria.
Before taking office, District Governors are required to spend a week in Anaheim, California at which Rotary training and leadership program?
In what year did Rotary membership reach 1 million?
Warren G. Harding, a Rotarian was the first head of state to address a Rotary convention in 1923 in St. Louis MO with 6779 registered attendees.
All of the following were Rotarians or honorary Rotarians.
Prince Ranier III of Monaco
Prince Frederick of Denmark
King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden
Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh
Aside from the 57 USA RI Presidents in the first 100 years, which country’s boast the most?
Which US state produced the most RI Presidents in the first 100 years?
During the first 100 years of RI, how many US states produced an RI president?
In 1978, Rotary International convention registration ballooned to 39,834. What city hosted the convention?
What former US President received the Rotary Award for Understanding and peace?
In what nationally televised parade has Rotary had a themed float entered more than 25 times?
Of the 95 RI Presidents in the first 100 years, how many served more than one term?
Which of the following was not a Rotarian or an honorary Rotarian?
Which of the following was not a Rotarian or honorary Rotarian?
The following were all members of Rotary or honorary Rotarians:
Sir Winston Churchill
Churcri Kouatly, President of Syria
How many districts does Ireland have?
In 1912 approximately how many members were in the Los Angeles club?
The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International was initially called the Rotary Endowment Fund. How much money was initially deposited?
What U.S. President & honorary Rotarian said thinking of Rotary, “I visualize a series of concentric circles, which starting with the smallest and going to the largest, I denominate as community, national and international influence. I see Rotary International as a generating force of incalculable value.”?
What nickname is district 6970 known by?
A.“Florida’s First District”
B.“Florida’s Sunrise District”
C.“Florida’s Crown District”
When was Edwin W. Peck, Sr., a Rotary member of Daytona Beach, District Governor?
As of July 2006, how many Rotary members are in District 6970?
How many spokes are on the Rotary wheel?
How many Rotary Districts are there in Florida?
Approximately how much money has Rotary Club of Daytona Beach donated to Easter Seals through 2005?
Which Rotary Club sponsored the Daytona Beach Rotary Club?
What is the Rotary club number assigned to the Rotary Club of Daytona Beach?
How many women have been president of the Rotary Club of Daytona Beach?
What is the Rotary Club of Daytona Beach’s web site address?
The following members of Rotary Club of Daytona Beach have been awarded Rotarian of the Year.
Rhoda GoodsonGordon Whitley
Where does Rotary Club Daytona Beach store the name tags?
What is the name the Rotary Club of Daytona Beach’s centennial project pre-school?
The Rotary District 6970 conference was most recently held in Daytona Beach in which year?
In what year did the Daytona Beach Rotary Club receive its charter?
How many counties are in Rotary District 6970?