Rotary Newsfeed 2016-12-07T22:02:27+00:00

Rotary Newsfeed

  • A place to call home September 22, 2017
    In the suburbs of Atlanta, Rotarians are filling a gap in social services to help struggling families get back on their
  • From country doctor to crusader September 22, 2017
    What made Gates Foundation polio eradication director drop his country doctor dream to become an international polio
  • Rotary 2017 peace champions September 22, 2017
    Meet 6 champions of
  • Rotary helps disaster victims September 22, 2017
    Rotary helps disaster victimsThe Rotary Foundation and Rotary clubs are helping communities battered by severe weather and
  • Rotary pilots new approach to peace and spotlights six peacemakers September 22, 2017
    Rotary pilots new approach to peace and spotlights six peacemakersEVANSTON, Ill. (September 21, 2017) — Rotary has entered a new partnership with the
  • Five things to know about polio September 19, 2017
    5 things you might not know about ending polio The road to eradicating polio has been a long and difficult one, with Rotary leading the fight since 1985. Going from nearly 350,000 cases in 1988 to just 10 so far this year has required time, money, dedication, and
  • Feeding farming and families September 16, 2017
    Rotary, Heifer program helps farmers provide healthier food to people in their own
  • Rotary connects food banks and farmers September 13, 2017
    Rotary connects food banks and
  • Rotary clubs raise $304 million during Foundation centennial year September 13, 2017
    Rotary clubs raise $304 million in one year to strengthen communities and improve lives around the world EVANSTON, IL (August 10, 2017) — As part of Rotary’s year-long centennial celebration of The Rotary Foundation – the global membership organization’s
  • Paralympian Dennis Ogbe on eradicating polio September 12, 2017
    Paralympian Dennis Ogbe takes his best shot at eradicating
  • Rotary clubs help wildlife September 7, 2017
    Rotary clubs go wild for wildlife
  • Greening the desert September 6, 2017
    Check dams increase farm incomes and reverse migration in India’s semidesert
  • Help honor Sam Owori's legacy August 23, 2017
    Sam F. Owori was elected to serve as president of Rotary International in 2018-19 and would have been the second African Rotarian, and the first Ugandan, to hold that office. He died on 13 July, at age 76, from complications after surgery.  Owori is largely credited with the
  • Eight Rotary donors changing the world August 18, 2017
    People donate money to good causes for all sorts of reasons; it could be a personal connection to a community in need, a debt of gratitude for a past kindness, or a desire to leave a legacy. We asked eight people around the world what motivates
  • Rotary partners with International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness August 9, 2017
    Rotary partners with International Agency for the Prevention of BlindnessEVANSTON, IL (August 7, 2017) — About 80 percent of the world's 285 million visually impaired people have treatable eye diseases, according to the World Health Organization. Rotary and the
  • 2018-19 Rotary president selected August 9, 2017
    Barry Rassin selected to be 2018-19 Rotary
  • 2019-20 Rotary president selected August 8, 2017
    Mark Daniel Maloney selected to be 2019-20 Rotary
  • $1.3 billion pledge to end polio August 4, 2017
    At the Rotary International Convention, global leaders and key donors affirm their commitment to ending
  • It takes a community August 1, 2017
    Rotary Community Corps lets local volunteers tap into our organization’s
  • Remembering Sam July 31, 2017
    Rotary remembers Sam Owori for his ‘quiet confidence,’ integrity, and