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Rotary 101. by Joyce Campbell, Assistant Governor. The Beginning. Paul Harris. Motto . Rotary International (RI). World’s First Service Club 1,215,392 Rotary members 34,430 clubs 223,629 Rotaract members 9,723 clubs 351,325 Interact members 15,275 clubs. Dec. 31, 2012.

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Rotary 101

by Joyce Campbell, Assistant Governor

the beginning
The Beginning

Paul Harris

rotary international ri
Rotary International (RI)

World’s First Service Club

1,215,392 Rotary members

34,430 clubs

223,629 Rotaract members

9,723 clubs

351,325 Interact members

15,275 clubs

Dec. 31, 2012

the organization of rotary
The Organization of Rotary

Grassroots organization

Service at the club level

District and International support clubs

ri board
RI Board

19 members

RI president and president-elect

Meet quarterly to establish policies

ri director
RI Director

Bryn Styles & Randy - Barrie-Huronia Club

the secretariat
The Secretariat

RI headquarters Evanston, Illinois

7 international offices

Argentina, Australia, Brazil, India, Japan, Korea, Switzerland,

Great Britain and Ireland in England

Chief operating officer

RI general secretary

740 member staff

John Hewko

vision of rotary international

Vision of Rotary International

We will be the service organization of choice with dynamic, action oriented clubs whose contributions improve lives in communities worldwide.

mission of rotary international
Mission of Rotary International

We provide service to others,

promote integrity

and advance world understanding, goodwill and peace

through our fellowship of business, professional and community leaders.


Rotary’s Guiding Principles

The Object of Rotary

FIRST. The development of acquaintance as an opportunity for service;

SECOND. High ethical standards in business and professions, the recognition of the worthiness of all useful occupations, and the dignifying of each Rotarian's occupation as an opportunity to serve society;

rotary s guiding principles
Rotary’s Guiding Principles

The Object of Rotary

THIRD. The application of the ideal of service in each Rotarian's personal, business and community life;

FOURTH. The advancement of international understanding, goodwill and peace through a world fellowship of business and professional persons united in the ideal of service.

the four way test
The Four-Way Test

Of the things we think, say or do

  • Is it the TRUTH?
  • Is it FAIR to all concerned?
  • Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?

Herbert Taylor

rotary s world and our rotary family
Rotary’s World and our Rotary Family

34 Zones

530 Districts

34,000 Clubs

1.2 Million Members

zone 24
Zone 24

Eastern Russia, Alaska, Canada

Effective 1 July 2009

district 7010
District 7010
  • District administration includes:
  • Assistant Governors
  • Committees

Rotary 101

Learning Academy

Rotary Leadership Institute


District 7010

District Governor Marilyn Hanson

2013 - 2014

district 70101
District 7010

44 Clubs




district mentorship
District – Mentorship
  • You can become involved by:
  • Becoming a Rotary Mentor through individual, club or on-line mentorship
  • Advertise the Rotary Mentorship Program at your business
  • Hire a Rotary Mentorship Protégé
  • Identify new potential partners (business, organizations serving people with disabilities) to the Rotary Mentorship program.

Refer a job seeker with disability to the website for more information.

  • We are members of a Rotary Club
  • Belong to Rotary International
  • RI constitution and bylaws
benefits and responsibilities of membership
Benefits and Responsibilities of Membership

Active - Honourary



Membership recruitment and engagement




  • 50% club meetings in 6 months
  • 30% of your own club meetings in 6 months


Cannot miss 4 consecutive meetings



Visit another club

E-club makeups

Club approved committee or board meetings

classification principle
Classification Principle

Business or profession

Professional diversity

avenues of service
Avenues of Service

Club Service

Vocational Service

Community Service

International Service

New Generations

rotary international programs
Rotary International Programs

EarlyAct - 5 – 13 years

Interact - 12 – 18 years

Rotaract - 18 – 30 years

rotary international programs1
Rotary International Programs

Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA)

Rotary Youth Exchange – Long & Short

rotary international programs2
Rotary International Programs

Rotary Friendship Exchange

Rotarian Action Groups (RAG’s)

Rotary Volunteers

rotary international programs3
Rotary International Programs

Rotary Fellowships

Rotary Community Corps (RCC)

World Community Service (WCS)

moving toward the future
Moving Toward The Future

Keep Rotary Simple

Take Pride In Our Work

Do What Has To Be Done

the rotary foundation
The Rotary Foundation

In 1917, an endowment was set up “for the purpose of doing good in the world”.

Arch Klump

mission of the rotary foundation
Mission of The Rotary Foundation

to enable Rotarians to advance

world understanding, goodwill and peace through the improvement of health, the support of education and the alleviation of poverty.

the rotary foundation programs
The Rotary Foundation Programs
  • Annual Programs Fund

Every Rotarian Every Year (EREY)

  • Permanent Fund
  • Polio Plus Fund
educational programs
Educational Programs
  • Ambassadorial Scholarships
  • Rotary World Peace Fellowships
  • Vocational Training Teams VTT)

Every dollar contributed to the Rotary Foundation funds the humanitarian, educational cultural programs and programs operations.

paul harris fellows
Paul Harris Fellows

Donors of $1,000 US or more


Annual Programs Fund


Paul Harris Society


Beneficiary of $1,000 or more

bequest society
Bequest Society

Beneficiary of $10,000 or more

major donors
Major Donors

Donate a gift of $10,000

Donate a gift of $250,000


RI Strategic Plan

TRF Future Vision

grant structure
Grant Structure

District Grants

Global Grants

Packaged Grants

trf future vision plan
TRF Future Vision Plan

6 Areas of Focus

Peace and conflict prevention /resolution

Disease prevention and treatment

Water and sanitation

Maternal and child health

Basic education and literacy

Economic and community development

peace and conflict prevention resolution
Peace and Conflict Prevention/Resolution
  • 42 million people are currently displaced by armed conflict or persecution
  • 90% of casualties in armed conflicts are civilians and at least 50% are children
disease prevention and treatment
Disease Prevention and Treatment
  • 1 billion people suffer from neglected tropical diseases each year
water and sanitation
Water and Sanitation
  • 884 million people do not have clean drinking water
  • 2.6 billion people lack access to adequate sanitation
maternal and child health
Maternal and Child Health
  • 8.9 million children die before the age of 5
basic education and literacy
Basic Education and Literacy
  • 1 in 5 adults cannot read
  • Women account for 2/3 of this group
  • 72 million children are not in school
economic and community development
Economic and Community Development
  • 1.4 billion or 1 in 4 people live on less than $1.25 a day
key meetings
Key Meetings

Rotarians share ideas and enjoy fellowship

learn more
Learn More