Features

10-Feb-2015

Fighting disease, Saving mothers and children, Community projects

The recent Ebola outbreak in West Africa, the worst ever, has claimed several thousand lives and generated worldwide concern. But its impact pales in comparison to that of AIDS, which, despite advances in treatment, still kills more than a... Read more >

12-Feb-2015

Fighting disease, Club service, International service, Global grants

After decades dreaming about the Himalayas, Rotary member George Basch went on his first trek through the mountains in 2001, when he was 64. A member of the Rotary Club of Taos-Melagro in New Mexico, USA, Basch found that the experience was even... Read more >

10-Feb-2015

Fighting disease, Matching gifts, Leadership, End Polio Now, Polio, Fundraising

For six staff members from Rotary headquarters in Evanston, the fight to eradicate polio has become personal. Together, they biked the physically grueling 104-mile (167-kilometer) Tour de Tucson in Arizona, USA, collectively raising more than $20... Read more >

10-Feb-2015

Supporting education, International service, Global grants

Two years ago, U.S. Rotary members in Maine set out to improve the education system in Bikaner, Rajasthan, an Indian city near the border of Pakistan.

The Rotary Club of Kennebunk Portside chose Bikaner because club member Rohit Mehta was... Read more >

10-Feb-2015

Supporting education, Growing local economies, Community service, New Generations, Vocational service

Before college, business school, or their first jobs, more than 2,000 U.S. high school students are learning what it takes to become tomorrow's brightest business leaders.

Each year, nearly 25 Rotary clubs and districts conduct three-day... Read more >

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