About Rotary

Rotary is a worldwide organisation of business and professional people that provides humanitarian service, encourages high ethical standards in all vocations, and helps build goodwill and peace in the world. Approximately 1.2 million Rotarians belong to more than 32,000 clubs in 168 countries.
The world’s Rotary Clubs meet regularly and are nonpolitical, nonreligious and open to all cultures, races and creeds.

Why Join Rotary?

Membership of the world’s most active and respected service organisation enables you to :

  • Be part of your community.
  • Work with others to address community needs.
  • Get to know people who make a difference.
  • Network with other professionals in your community.
  • Be part of Rotary’s international humanitarian service.
  • Develop leadership skills.
  • Be part of the international Rotary family.
  • Develop new friendships.

Avenues of Service

The main objective of Rotary is service – in the community, in the workplace, and throughout the world. Rotarians develop community service projects that address the critical issues of today, such as children at risk, poverty and hunger, the environment, illiteracy and violence.

The Avenues of Service are :

CLUB – Strengthening fellowship within the Club.

VOCATIONAL – Having high ethical standards in the workplace.

COMMUNITY – Improving life in the community.

INTERNATIONAL – Humanitarian support around the world.

YOUTH SERVICE – Providing communication channels between the generations and providing role models and opportunities for service.