What Is Rotary?

Rotary is a worldwide network of inspired individuals who translate their passions into relevant social causes to change lives in communities.

Made up of over 34,000 Rotary clubs around the world, Rotary International forms a global network of business, professional, and community leaders who volunteer their time and talents to serve communities locally and around the world – and form strong, lasting friendships in the process.

Our motto, Service Above Self , exemplifies the humanitarian spirit of the 1.2 million Rotarians worldwide . Service efforts are directed toward our areas of focus:

The Object of Rotary

The Object of Rotary is to encourage and foster the ideal of service as a basis of worthy enterprise and, in particular, to encourage and foster:

Avenues of Service

For years, Rotary’s commitment to Service Above Self has been channeled through the Avenues of Service, which form the foundation of club activity.

Becoming a Member of Boulder City Sunrise Rotary

An important distinction between Rotary and other service organizations is that membership into any Rotary Club is by invitation only.

Potential new members are typically invited by a current member to attend one or more club meetings to learn more about Rotary, after which they may be considered for membership. If you are interested in becoming a Sunrise Rotarian, but do not know any current members, please feel free to contact us by clicking here for more information!

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