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How does Rotary International put your RI dues to work for you?

Rotary International is dedicated to enhancing your experience by providing you and your club with the tools you need to make a difference in the world and to connect with others. Your dues help make that happen. Here’s how to make the most of what RI offers:

The challenge: Our club needs to grow

Discover resources to help engage current members, connect with prospective members, welcome new members, and develop your club at rotary.org/membership.

The challenge: Our club wants to connect with prospective members

Through the Manage Membership Leads tool, RI connects clubs and districts with people who have expressed an interest in Rotary. Visit rotary.org/membership.

“We did a branding campaign at San Diego International Airport that was incredibly successful. The campaign brought together People of Action videos, backlit posters, and social media,” says Scott Carr, Rotary Club of San Diego Downtown Breakfast.

The challenge: I want people in my community to know more about our club and what we do

Rotary’s People of Action campaign offers resources to tell stories about the impact your club is making in your community. You’ll find easy-to-use messaging, ideas for local events, social media ads, and print and video advertising materials, as well as how-to guides. Learn more at rotary.org/brandcenter.

The challenge: I’m moving and want to find a new club to join

Find the club that best suits you through Club Finder on rotary.org or download the Club Locator app for Apple or Android. The form to change clubs is at my.rotary.org/member-center/member-relocation.

The challenge: I know someone who would make a great Rotarian

Consider inviting them to join your club or refer them to another club by submitting their information at my.rotary.org/member-center/member-referral.

The challenge: I want to spread the word about a successful club project

Describe your project and share photos and impact via Rotary Showcase: rotary.org/showcase.

The challenge: I want to apply for a grant or check the status of an application

Get started at Rotary’s Grant Center at rotary.org/our-programs/grants. Regional grant officers are also available to provide one-on-one support in Rotary's languages.

The challenge: My club has an idea for a project, but we need to find a club to partner with on a global grant

Visit ideas.rotary.org to view other clubs’ project pages. Club and district leaders can create a page to solicit partners.  

The challenge: We are planning to host a fundraiser for polio and would like to engage potential donors in an innovative way

Rotary’s virtual reality films allow viewers to experience the lengths we go to in the fight to end polio. Learn more at rotary.org/VR.

The challenge: I’m looking for materials about Rotary to take to a local event.

Visit shop.rotary.org to find ready-to-use resources that can build awareness of Rotary and your club.

The challenge: I want to know whether it’s safe to give Rotary my personal information

Rotary complies with applicable laws to ensure that our members’ personal information is safe and secure. Learn about RI’s privacy policy at my.rotary.org/privacy-policy.

The challenge: I would like to offer discounts on my company’s products and services to other Rotarians

Through Rotary Global Rewards, Rotarians, Rotaractors, and alumni can post offers and take advantage of savings on vehicle rentals, hotels, shopping, and more. Many offers also give a portion of your purchase back to Rotary. Find out more at rotary.org/globalrewards.

The challenge: I am taking on a leadership role in my club and would like to learn how I can make the most of it

Rotary’s online learning center is open to all members. Club leaders can dive into information about their roles, and new members can learn more about Rotary. Get started at rotary.org/learn.

The challenge: We need to update our club’s bylaws

Reach out to your local club and district support team. These representatives are regional experts who provide advice, training, and support on Rotary’s online tools, governing documents, and club and district operations. Find your contact at my.rotary.org/contact/representatives.

The challenge: I need to track my club’s goals for the year

Sign in to Rotary Club Central through My Rotary to set goals and plan for the future.

The challenge: I still have a question

Call Rotary’s multilingual regional support staff at +1-866-976-8279, toll free.