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10-Feb-2015

Areas of focus, Providing clean water, Supporting education, Community service, International service, Global grants

Blighted schools in the mountain city of Peja in western Kosovo are a reminder of the ethnic strife and war that ravaged this area in the 1990s.

To restore ruined sanitation facilities in some of those schools, local Rotary members... Read more >

11-Feb-2015

Promoting peace, Club service, Peace Centers

Students from Israel and Palestine sat together at a local art studio in Encinitas, California, USA, one day last summer, drawing portraits of one another and learning how to live in peace.

Kelly Mellos, an organizer of the project from... Read more >

11-Feb-2015

Club service, End Polio Now, Polio

One might think a man living with polio in an iron lung would know about Rotary. But it wasn't until Paul Alexander had a business meeting with a member in Duncanville, Texas, earlier this year that he learned Rotary fights to eradicate the very... Read more >

10-Feb-2015

Fighting disease, Awards, Alumni, The Rotary Foundation

Dr. Geetha Jayaram has dedicated her life to helping people in her native India and the United States overcome the torment of severe depression, bipolar disorder, panic attacks, and other mental illnesses.

Jayaram is a psychiatrist and... Read more >

10-Feb-2015

Fighting disease, Leadership, End Polio Now, Polio

To eradicate polio in India, Rotary members displayed impressive coordination and commitment. So it should come as no surprise that Rotary members in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, were able to mobilize more than 40,000 people to create the world's... Read more >

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