That's not my grandfather's Rotary Club! The strongest Rotary Clubs today have dedicated members. Members with many consistent years of service keep a club strong. The change is the new members are starting to look different. And, it's working. Here's what happened.
The Future of Rotary is Opportunity
Rotary Clubs have been very traditional and structured groups around the world. The future of Rotary is evolving into a more nimble and diverse network of Rotary Clubs. The changes in Rotary Clubs are happening now:
This Saturday 28 May 2016 is the Rotary's Walk for Peace
Rotary International is starting their annual convention in Seoul, South Korea next week. The event starts with a Rotary Walk for Peace. Peace has a different meaning depending on where you are from and what you have experienced. Before I get too deep into my story telling, you are invited to meet up with us if you are in Seoul on Saturday.
What is a global-local community leader?
A global-local community leader is a person who thinks globally and acts locally. I believe that Rotary is a great place to give to your local community. And Rotary is an excellent organization to belong to if you travel globally. No matter where you are, you have a network of people to connect with. Even when you have worked and lived in the same town for many years, Rotary often introduces you to parts of the community that you have not connected with.
Wanted: Leaders for Rotary Summit in Seoul
The Rotary Club of Seoul is looking for young leaders from around the globe to participate in a Youth Leadership Summit in Seoul, Korea.
My 2015 Fundraising Gang
** Update! I'm in Seoul for the 2016 Convicts for a Cause and sending a possé of locals to the event. Email me for the secret plans to rustle up some donations. **
In 2015, I asked people to meet up with me and "my gang" to raise money for charity. You'll find us at:
Feeling a little detached? Want to belong to a community, and do good things for other people? Try online volunteering (microvolunteering). Find connection to meaningful projects, and a network o caring people.
Are you the type of person who connects with people across generations? Continue reading “Wanted: Marketing Volunteer for Online Rotary Club”
Just a quick post for those of you who are DIY (Do It Yourself) for your business (not just DIY writers), but DIY business development. One of my best sources of:
- Professional development
- Quality leads to new clients
- Personal satisfaction and belonging
has been my work with Rotary Clubs!