Rotary International District 7470
"Service Above Self"
50 local Rotary Clubs serving, Essex,
Morris, Sussex, Warren Counties and Bernardsville
 
Frank Geraghty, District Governor
Proud Member of the Rotary Club of Phillipsburg
 
 

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Rotary is the world's oldest established international volunteer charitable organization.  It's over a hundred years old is located in over 200 countries and has 1.2 million members.  It is made up of people from all walks of life that do projects in our own communities and around the world, and have a good time doing it. As an active Rotarian, you'll develop skills like public speaking, project management, and event planning.  For more information or to find the Rotary Club closest to you call 1-844-ROTARY-3 (1-844-768-2793)
 
 
 
Bob Conley of the Madison Rotary Club has been selected to receive the prestigious Vocational Service Award.  Bob will be honored and receive his award at the state-wide New Jersey Vocational Service awards dinner to be held October 6, 2015 at the Pines Manor in Edison.  Plan now to attend this dinner and help celebrate and honor Bob for his vocational service achievements.
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Each year, Rotary Day at the United Nations invites more than 1,300 Rotarians including many Rotary International Directors, Foundation Trustees, past Senior Leaders, and guests to come together at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. The program is designed to inspire and educate all participants as well as provide insight into the relationship between Rotary International and the United Nations. 
 
 
The Rotary International Directory contains a wealth of information about Rotary.  Dowload the directory and check out the information.  It also includes a listing of all of the Rotary Clubs in the World, their meeting locations, day and time.
 
 

 
Eradicating polio is a complex It has been Rotary's top priority since 1988, we have collaborated with the World Health Organization, The Centers for Disease Control and UNICEF to tackle the disease through our Global Polio Eradication Initiative.  Polio has been 99.8% eliminated.  So far in 2015 there have been 47 cases of Polio from the wild virus. Click Read More to learn how the various partners are working together in the different roles.
 
 
John F. Germ
President 2016 - 2017
Rotary Clkub of Chattanooga, TN
 
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The Rotary Foundation has continued its steady growth, moving up 35 spots to 85th in The Chronicle of Philanthropy's of the top 400 nonprofit organizations in the United States. The ranking is based on monetary contributions from private sources and reflects the increasing generosity of those who support Rotary's mission.
 
 

Rotary International presents a member benefit program too good to keep to yourself.  With discounts on travel, hotels, dining, services and more, Rotary Global Rewards is designed to help you get more good work done and build Rotary friendships.  Rotary Global rewards is our way of giving back to those who do so much.
 
 

 
If you shop online at Amazon, you can support The Rotary Foundation with a few extra clicks.
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The Rotary Foundation is the charitable arm of Rotary.  It is a non-profit that is supported solely by voluntary contributions from Rotarians and friends of The Rotary Foundation who share its vision of a better world.   Its sole mission is to support the efforts of Rotarians through Rotary’s mission, and the achievement of world understanding and peace through local, national and international humanitarian and educational programs in your back yard and around the globe.
 

 
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The first four Rotarians. From left: Gustavus Loehr, Silvester Schiele, Hiram E. Shorey, Paul P. Harris. Between 1905 and 1912. Courtesy of Rotary International.
 
 
RI President-elect K.R. "Ravi" Ravindran chose Be a Gift to the World as his theme for 2015-16. Ravindran urges Rotary members to give the gifts of time, talent, and knowledge to improve lives in communities across the globe. "Through Rotary, we can take these gifts and make a genuine difference in the lives of others and in our world."
 
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RI President-elect K.R. "Ravi" Ravindran chose Be a Gift to the World as his theme for 2015-16. Ravindran urges Rotary members to give the gifts of time, talent, and knowledge to improve lives in communities across the globe. "Through Rotary, we can take these gifts and make a genuine difference in the lives of others and in our world."

Link to Theme Announcement Speech

 
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RI President-elect K.R. "Ravi" Ravindran chose Be a Gift to the World as his theme for 2015-16. Ravindran urges Rotary members to give the gifts of time, talent, and knowledge to improve lives in communities across the globe. "Through Rotary, we can take these gifts and make a genuine difference in the lives of others and in our world."
 
- See more at: http://portal.clubrunner.ca/4063#sthash.tMOiZIO9.dpuf
RI President-elect K.R. "Ravi" Ravindran chose Be a Gift to the World as his theme for 2015-16. Ravindran urges Rotary members to give the gifts of time, talent, and knowledge to improve lives in communities across the globe. "Through Rotary, we can take these gifts and make a genuine difference in the lives of others and in our world."
 
- See more at: http://portal.clubrunner.ca/4063#sthash.tMOiZIO9.dpuf
 

 
May 28 - June 1, 2016
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