Rotary Voices

Stories of service from around the world
Rotary Voices
  1. By S.R. Yogananda, past governor of District 3190 and 2011-14 regional Rotary Foundation coordinator I had just come back from an assignment overseas in 1987 when I rejoined the Rotary Club of Bangalore East after an absence. I enjoyed the … Continue reading
  2. Editor’s Note: In September 2020, Rotary formed a taskforce charged with assessing the current status of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) in Rotary and shaping a comprehensive action plan to help us further value and live those principals throughout the … Continue reading
  3. By Alex Johnson, President of Rotary Club of Plano West, Texas, USA From my town of Plano, a suburb of Dallas, Texas, we see the virus devastating lives in India. Last year, COVID-19 affected people overseas, and then took hold … Continue reading
  4. By Rotary magazine staff Every month in Rotary magazine, we showcase answers to ethical questions that members might face in their Rotary clubs, to help members share best practices with each other as they make their clubs stronger. Below is … Continue reading
  5. By Meg Ramey and Duke Adams, Rotary Club of Harrisburg Keystone, Pennsylvania, USA Since I was first introduced to Rotary in 2016, I have experienced a month-long vocational study trip to Taiwan, became a Rotarian, and met my wife, Dr. … Continue reading
  6. By Liz Courtney, assistant public image coordinator for Zone 8 (Australia, New Zealand & Pacific Islands) Since the COVID-19 pandemic, we are working in a virtual world and it has created a huge upsurge in using technology to communicate. We … Continue reading
  7. By Dorothy Gilmour, Rotary Club of Melbourne, Australia As a grief therapist, I have assisted individuals impacted by suicide. My work as a therapist and as a lecturer in the areas of trauma, loss, and grief counseling included explaining to … Continue reading
  8. By Tom Gump, governor of Rotary District 5950, member of the Rotary Club of Edina/Morningside, Minnesota, USA My district has several new and vibrant clubs. They are all flourishing. Not just because they formed, but also, because they keep on growing.  A … Continue reading