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Rotary Club Orientation

  1. 1. This is RotaryRotary District 3060
  2. 2. Rotary is an International Organization Rotary is a worldwide network of inspired individuals who translate their passions into relevant social causes to change lives in communities. Our motto, Service Above Self , exemplifies the humanitarian spirit of the 1.2 million Rotarians worldwide . Service efforts are directed toward our areas of focus:Rotary District 3060
  3. 3. Rotary is an International Organization Six areas of focus: •Peace and conflict prevention/resolution •Disease prevention and treatment •Water and sanitation •Maternal and child health •Basic education and literacy •Economic and community developmentRotary District 3060
  4. 4. Rotary Membership Rotary membership is by invitation , open to people of all cultures and ethnicities and are not affiliated with any political or religious organizations. Membership in a Rotary club brings many opportunities, including friendship, professional development, and humanitarian service within your community and internationally. While each club is unique, you’ll find all Rotary clubs have these qualities in common:Rotary District 3060
  5. 5. Rotary Structure Rotary International – Head quarter at Evanston U. S. A. Rotary Zone - 34 Rotary District - 538 Rotary Club - 34216 Rotarian - 1.2 MillionRotary District 3060
  6. 6. Rotary Structure Rotary International President District Governor Assistant Governor Club PresidentRotary District 3060
  7. 7. Rotary Foundation T he mission of The Rotary Foundation is to enable Rotarians to advance world understanding, goodwill, and peace through the improvement of health, the support of education, and the alleviation of poverty. The Foundation is a not-for-profit corporation supported solely by voluntary contributions from Rotarians and friends of the Foundation who share its vision of a better world. Rotary Foundation is heart of Rotary InternationalRotary District 3060
  8. 8. The Object of Rotary The object of Rotary is to encourage and foster the ideal of service as a basis of worthy enterprise 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 by each Rotarian of his or her occupation as an opportunity to serve society; Third. The application of the ideal of service by every Rotarian to his or her personal, business and community life; Fourth. The advancement of international understanding, good will, and peace through a world of fellowship of business and professional people united in the ideal of service.Rotary District 3060
  9. 9. The Object of Rotary We implement the object of Rotary through the Five Avenues of ServiceRotary District 3060
  10. 10. Avenues of Service Club Service Club Service focuses on strengthening fellowship and ensuring the club’s effective functioning. Vocational Service Vocational Service encourages Rotarians to serve others through their vocations and to practice high ethical standards. Community Service Community Service covers the projects and activities the club undertakes to improve life in its community.Rotary District 3060
  11. 11. Avenues of Service International Service International Service encompasses actions taken to expand Rotary’s humanitarian reach around the globe and to promote world understanding and peace. New Generation New Generations Service recognizes the positive change implemented by youth and young adults through leadership development activities, service projects, and exchange programs.Rotary District 3060
  12. 12. The Privileges in Rotary The Privilege of FRIENDSHIP WITH LEADERS: - in your community -in neighbouring cities and towns -throughout India -around the worldRotary District 3060
  13. 13. The Privileges in Rotary • The privilege of GIVING SERVICE to your community. • The privilege of DEVELOPING INTERNATIONAL GOODWILL and understanding. • The privilege of helping BUILD HIGHER ETHICAL STANDARDS within your vocation through the common bond of Rotary.Rotary District 3060
  14. 14. Your Obligations in Rotary Participation To be a Rotarian you must give of your time and talents: - in community work - in social functions - in Club and District activities - Attend weekly meetingRotary District 3060
  15. 15. Your Financial Obligations Dues: To be a Rotarian you must pay your dues on time : - International Dues - District Dues - Club Dues - Monthly Magazine Dues - Contribution to The Rotary Foundation (Optional)Rotary District 3060
  16. 16. THE FOUR-WAY TEST of the things we think, say or do 1. Is it the TRUTH? 2. Is it FAIR to all concerned? 3. Will it build GOOD WILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS? 4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?Rotary District 3060
  17. 17. ROTARY CLUB OF RAJKOT - Formed on 9th December 1938 - Current membership strength 60 - Meets on every Wednesday at 8.30 p.m. -Rotary District 3060
  18. 18. Presentation courtesy of : District Secretary PP Vijay Badani Rotary International District 3060Rotary District 3060