Supporting education, Club service, Awards, Community projects

In Jamaica, 11-year-old Jordan Allwood reads his classmates a story about a lonely puppy who finds a new family.

The puppy grows into a big dog, enjoys walks along the beach, and survives a frightening autumn day when he is caught in a... Read more >


Fighting disease, Providing clean water, Saving mothers and children, Growing local economies, Club service, International service, Humanitarian projects

When Marty Hatala, a member of the Rotary Club of Boaz, Alabama, first traveled to Ghana in 2010 to volunteer at a local orphanage, she saw how local communities struggled to find clean water.

Though at least 80 percent of the country's... Read more >


Avenues of service, Community service, International service, Products and services, Projects, Fundraising

In case you haven't heard, a man raised nearly $60,000 to make potato salad as a spoof on a popular... Read more >


Community service, International service, Leadership, RI president

Gary C.K. Huang never imagined he would become Rotary International's president when he joined in 1976, but now that he is in office, he hopes to increase membership to 1.3 million by the end of his term.

"It's simple. The more members we... Read more >


Areas of focus, Promoting peace, Peace Fellows, Peace Centers

As an agent for the U.S. Diplomatic Security Service, Justin Peele applies the education he received in conflict resolution as a Rotary Peace Fellow to a job that puts him in some dicey situations – including one in 2013 in which his actions won... Read more >