2014 - 2015 Rotary Theme
RI President Gary C.K. Huang announces Light Up Rotary
as his theme for 2014-15.
Rotary is the world's oldest established international volunteer charitable organization. It's over a hundred years old is located in over 200 countries and has 1.2 million members. It is made up of people from all walks of life that do projects in our own communities and around the world, and have a good time doing it. As an active Rotarian, you'll develop skills like public speaking, project management, and event planning. For more information or to find the Rotary Club closest to you call 1-844-ROTARY-3 (1-844-768-2793)
Margit Rahill of the Jefferson Club has been selected to receive the prestigious District Award as the Vocational Service Award Winner. Margit will be honored at the state-wide Vocational Awards Dinner to be held on October 7, 2014. All members of the district are invited to attend. Click "read more" for complete biography.
Months of physical therapy have allowed Samir to keep active with his siblings. He loves to play outside, and his favorite game is chase. Since 1995, when India held its first national polio immunization campaign, 2.3 million vaccinators have visited 209 million households to immunize 170 million children every year. Their efforts will help provide a polio-free future for generations to come throughout Southeast Asia.
Every club in our district participates in the Dictionary Project program.
DO CHILDREN STILL NEED PAPERBACK DICTIONARIES?
In this day of online dictionaries and smartphone apps, is a paperback dictionary still a necessity? We receive questions like this from time to time from clubs in our district some of whom are unfortunately giving serious thought to stopping a highly satisfying club literacy project for third grade students which some began and have enjoyed for over 10 years.