What Is The Rotary Club

The Object of Rotary is to encourage and foster the ideal of service as a basis of worthy enterprise and, in particular, to encourage and foster the ideal of 'Service above Self'- putting others first.

The Object of Rotary is to encourage and foster the ideal of service as a basis of worthy enterprise and, in particular, to encourage and foster the ideal of 'Service Above Self'- putting others first.

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;

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.

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The Object of Rotary

more The Object of Rotary is to encourage and foster the ideal of service as a basis of worthy enterprise and, in particular, to encourage and foster:

Avenues of Service

more Rotary’s commitment to Service Above Self has been channeled through the Avenues of Service, which form the foundation of club activity.

The Four-Way Test

more The test, which has been translated into more than 100 languages, asks the following questions of the things we think, say or do

Diversity and Rotary

more Rotary International recognizes the value of diversity within individual clubs.

Why join Rotary

more Club members come from all backgrounds across the town with the aims of educating themselves about key issues affecting their town, region, nation and the world in general.