What is Rotary?

We are 1.2 million neighbors, friends, and community leaders who come together to create lasting change in our communities and around the world.

Rotary International is an international service organization whose stated purpose is to bring together business and professional leaders in order to provide humanitarian services, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and help build goodwill and peace in the world. It is a secular organization open to all persons regardless of race, color, creed, religion, gender, or political preference.

Our distinct point of view and approach gives us unique advantages:

We See Differently

Our multidisciplinary perspective helps us see challenges in unique ways.

We Think Differently

We apply leadership and expertise to social issues—and find unique solutions.

We Act Responsibly

Our passion and perseverance create lasting change.

We Make A Difference

Our members can be found in your community and across the globe.