Rotary: The Bigger Picture
Rotary is one of the world’s largest and most successful global voluntary organisations with 1.2 million members, from all walks of life,in over 200 countries. Rotary Clubs and Rotary members are rooted within their own communities but with a global outlook. Rotary offers a combination of Fundraising, Community Service, Friendship and Fun.
Our differing occupations, cultures, and countries give us a unique perspective. Our shared passion for service helps us accomplish the remarkable.
One of Rotary’s global projects is the total eradication of Polio.
Great Britain & Ireland
Rotary’s 47,000 members in over 1,700 clubs in Great Britain and Ireland are volunteering their time and talents to tackle challenges at home and abroad. We are People of Action, ready to turn our ideas and vision into lasting change, by creating opportunities, supporting those who need it most and transforming their lives.Where others see problems, we see solutions: tapping into our professional skills, expertise and knowledge to make a difference. People of Action use their time, energy and passion to mobilise their communities to get the job done.
There are so many projects and activities for you to get involved in as part of Rotary. Our impact starts with our members and those who support us.
What makes us different?
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 at home and around the world: Our members can be found in your community and across the globe.
Being a Rotary member means being part of a worldwide network of people like ourselves, who give of our time and resources to make the world a better place for everyone.