WHO ARE AND WHAT IS ROTARY

                                                                   


Rotary was founded by a gentleman called Paul Harris in 1905 in Chicago.
The world headquarters are in Evanston, Illinois, USA.

R.GB.I.
The Secretariat of Rotary International in Great Britain and Ireland is at Kinwarton Road, Alcester, Warwickshire,B49 6PB
For more information please visit www.rotary-ribi.org

DISTRICT 1100
For Information on District 1100 - The District covering Gloucestershire
Herefordshire, Worcestershire and North Bristol Go to http://www.rotary1100.org/DistrictHome.aspx

Rotary is a service organisation of business and professional leaders united worldwide who help those in need.
Rotary encourages high ethical standards in all vocations and works towards world understanding and peace
Rotary is approximately 1.2 million service-minded men and women belonging to more than 33,000 Rotary
clubs in 200 countries. Membership is by invitation.

Rotarians meet weekly to enjoy each others' fellowship and discuss ways to serve others
Rotary is compassion for the underpriviledged, the ill and the disabled who benefit from over 50,000 Rotary
club service projects in the world each year. Rotary runs the biggest non-government scholarship in the world.

THE ROTARY FOUNDATION
Rotary's own charity which gives more than 58 Million every year to educational and
humanitarian programmes which promote international understanding

                                                            

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