Rotary International

Rotary International is a worldwide organisation of service clubs which brings together professional, business and community leaders to provide humanitarian services, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations and help build goodwill and peace in the world.

Volunteers from United States Rotary clubs joined members of the Rotary Club of Bahia de Jaltemba-La Penita, high school students, and their parents for a week renovating the Escuela Preparatoria 20 de Noviembre in Las Varas, Mexico. It was organized by the Rotary Clubs of Berkeley, California, USA, and Bahia de Jaltemba-La Penita, Nayarit, Mexico. GG1524310.

For 114 years, Rotary members have been addressing challenges around the world.

Grassroots at the core, Rotary today links over 1.2 million members to form an organisation of international scope with nearly 35,000 Clubs around the world serving communities and providing for good causes wheever they are.

The Original Social Network

Rotary’s name came from the group’s early practice of rotating meetings amongst the offices of its members.

The organisation adopted the maxim “Business is the science of human service and a person profits most who serves his fellow best.” Later the adopted motto of the Rotary organisation beame the much simpler “Service above Self.”

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