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Rotary International is a service organization which has bridged cultures and connected continents to champion peace, fight illiteracy and poverty, promote clean water and sanitation, and fight disease.

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District Happenings

Congratulations to Michael Desplaines, 2017-2018 D7600 Rotary Alumni Association President for being selected to receive the 2018-19 Alumni Association of the Year Award. This award recognizes the leadership and service of Michael, his leadership team, and the entire membership of our Alumni Association. Michael was invited to receive the award at the 2019 Rotary International Convention in Hamburg, Germany but will be unable to attend. DGE Clenise Platt will accept the award on his behalf.  To read the letter from RI President Barry Rassin and Ron Burton, Chair of Rotary Foundation click Message to winner – Desplaines7600.


A Different Kind of Event – October 24, 2019 at the Virginia Museum of History and Culture from 10am – 5:30 pm. focuses on bringing awareness to the public of Rotary’s efforts to eradicate polio. To hearColleen Bonadonna’s interview go HERE.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Rotary Edition of the Writer's Block

WHRO-FM will host a Rotary Edition of the Writer's Block during the Rotary District Conference, which will be recorded! Rotarians can sign up to express themselves through a written work (to be read by the Rotarian at the Writer’s Block).  Performances can be a storytelling, poetry, spoken word artists and authors with interludes of music by musical performer Doug Wilcox. Topics of the Rotary Edition will focus on truth, friendship, goodwill, local and global service and service above self. The works can range from somber and thought-provoking to lighthearted and comical. Performances shall be limited to 3 to 9 minutes maximum.  For more information and to sign up-link is here:  https://whro.submittable.com/submit/144317/writers-block-rotarian-edition

Upcoming District Events

RLI - Myrtle Beach, SC - D7770
Requires Registration
October 19th 2019
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RLI - North East, MD - D7630 - This event is cancelled
October 19th 2019
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RLI - Sparta, NC - D7680 - Cancelled
October 19th 2019
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Club Assembly
October 23rd 2019
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WORLD POLIO DAY PURPLE PINKIE PROJECT
October 24th 2019
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District 7600 World Polio Day
October 24th 2019
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RLI - Clarksburg, WV - D7545
Requires Registration
October 26th 2019
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RLI - Harrisonburg,VA - D7570
Requires Registration
November 1st 2019
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Deadline for Applications for DGND due to IPDG
November 1st 2019
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RLI - Fredricksburg, VA - D7610
Requires Registration
November 9th 2019
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RLI - Asheville NC - District 7670
Requires Registration
November 9th 2019
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DGND INTERVIEWS
November 9th 2019
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2019 Foundation Awards Banquet
Requires Registration
November 14th 2019
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RLI - Sanford, NC - D7690
Requires Registration
November 15th 2019
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RLI - Frederick MD - D7620
Requires Registration
November 16th 2019
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Zones 33-34 Rotary Leadership Summit
Requires Registration
November 19th - November 24th 2019
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RLI Annual Meeting - Kannapolis
Requires Registration
January 10th - January 11th 2020
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RLI - Kannapolis, NC - D7680
Requires Registration
January 11th 2020
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RLI - Clayton, NC - D7710
Requires Registration
January 18th 2020
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Rotaract - Spring District Officer Meeting
January 18th 2020
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The Five Avenues of Service

Club Service

Club Service focuses on making clubs strong. A thriving club is anchored by strong relationships and an active membership development plan.

Vocational Service

Vocational Service calls on every Rotarian to work with integrity and contribute their expertise to the problems and needs of society. Learn more in  and the .

Community Service

Community Service encourages every Rotarian to find ways to improve the quality of life for people in their communities and to serve the public interest. Learn more in and this .

International Service

International Service exemplifies our global reach in promoting peace and understanding. We support this service avenue by sponsoring or volunteering on international projects, seeking partners abroad, and more.

Youth Service

Youth Service recognizes the importance of empowering youth and young professionals through leadership development programs such as , , , and .