Sherwood Gazette Article

Rotary Literacy & Sherwood

By Doug Muller

When asked what you like about Rotary, I frequently fall back to “they’re a bunch of people always doing good.” This is not by chance, within Rotary, there are five areas of focus to help channel our “do good” energy, and they are: 1) PROMOTING PEACE, 2) FIGHTING DISEASE, 3) PROVIDING CLEAN WATER, 4) SUPPORTING EDUCATION, and 5) GROWING LOCAL ECONOMIES. The month of March is designated Literacy Month as part of the Supporting Education focus.

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50 Things Every Rotarian Should Know About Rotary

by Steve Garret, District 5300 Governor 1994-1995
1- DEFINITION OF ROTARY How do you describe the organization called "Rotary"? There are so many characteristics of a Rotary club as well as the activities of a million Rotarians. There are the features of service, internationality, fellowship, classifications of each vocation, development of goodwill and world understanding, the emphasis of high ethical standards, concern for other people an many more descriptive qualities.  Read more