Feature Archive

29-May-2015

As president of the Rotary Club of High Point, North Carolina, USA, Joel Gentry wanted to lead by example.

He and his executive board set a goal for 2014-15 of having five more members join the Paul Harris Society. The society recognizes Ro... Read more

19-May-2015

For Nigerian philanthropist Michael Olawale-Cole, understanding Rotary's positive influence in the world requires imagining the world without Rotary.

"How many millions of people's lives would not have been affected by Rotary's good work?"... Read more

15-May-2015

According to a 2012 report by UNICEF and the World Health Organization, Ghana has made great strides in providing its people with clean drinking water. But access to better sanitation has lagged.

Only about 14 percent of Ghanaians have acce... Read more

8-May-2015

In the Esmeraldas Province of Ecuador, Rotary members have teamed up with a microfinance organization to provide small loans to poor women, teaching them to sew and bake so they can start or expand businesses.

The Rotary Club of Marin Eveni... Read more

30-Apr-2015

When it comes to Rotary, Mitty Chang is practically a lifer – and he's only 26. Chang joined Interact 10 years ago in Fremont, Calif., where almost a quarter of the 2,000 students at his high school were Interactors. He went on to organize two Rot... Read more

27-Apr-2015

On the third-largest island in Fiji, 17-year-old Asenaca Sepa dreams of becoming a nurse. Her classmate, Laisenia Kidia, wants to study marine biology. The teens are students at Bucalevu Secondary School on Taveuni Island. Its rich soil and abunda... Read more

24-Apr-2015

This year's observance of World Immunization Week, 24-30 April, signals a renewed effort to prevent an estimated 2 to 3 million deaths worldwide from vaccine-pre... Read more

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