Rotary Voices

Stories of service from around the world
Rotary Voices
  1. By Rotary International President Holger Knaack For many years in Rotary, we have talked about the importance of Rotaract and how young people have the potential to reshape our organization. Thankfully, in the last few years we have gone beyond … Continue reading
  2. By Bonnie F. Sirower, past district governor of District 7490 (New Jersey, USA)  A lot of Rotary members are not aware of the opportunities they have to dramatically increase their friendships and connections through a Rotary Fellowship. I first joined … Continue reading
  3. By Grant Godino, president-elect of the LGBT Rotarians and Friends Fellowship and member of the Rotary Club of Strathmore, Australia As I have started to share my ideas, opinions, and stories about LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and gender diverse, … Continue reading
  4. By Laura Spear, assistant Rotary Public Image Coordinator for Zone 32 How can your club promote your activities and service projects if almost all of it is virtual today? Your club’s website and social media channels are now more important … Continue reading
  5. By Janel Breen, member of the Rotary Club of Cupertino and Rotaract Club of Silicon Valley, General Secretary of Big West Rotaract Multi-District Informational Organization Let’s play a game. I’m American. What assumptions have you just made about me? My parents … Continue reading
  6. By Favour Madu, president of the District 9110 alumni association Reconnect Week 5-11 October reminds us to keep the many participants and beneficiaries of Rotary programs close to us so we can all enjoy the benefits of this extended Rotary … Continue reading
  7. Through The Rotary Foundation, we invest in emerging leaders who are using their skills to make the world a better place. We have the amazing opportunity in Rotary to participate in this work by offering scholarships that enable these young … Continue reading
  8. By Jon Blauvelt, president, Rotary District 6970 Alumni Association  In the spirit of Reconnect Week, I am proud to share how our alumni association is engaging with Rotary alumni and area Rotary clubs through service projects and social outings. Chartered … Continue reading