- the development of acquaintance as an opportunity for service;
- high ethical standards in business and professions, the recognition of the worthiness of all useful occupations, and the dignifying of each Rotarian's occupation as an opportunity to service society;
- The application of the ideal of service in each Rotarian's personal, business, and community life;
- the advancement of international understanding, goodwill and peace through a world fellowship of business and professional persons united in the ideal of service.
Colleen Kalscheuer at:
Rotary District 6270
P.O. Box 384
Hartland, WI 53029
(If you would like a phone call, please send
your name and phone number in an email)
February 2017 - Peace & Conflict Prevention/Resolution
DISTRICT GRANT SEMINAR for the 2017-2018 ROTARY YEAR
PETS Orientation Update
2017-18 District Grant Application Now Available
Rotary Releases $35 Million to Combat Polio
Rotary has released another $35 million in grants to support the global effort to end polio. Nearly half of the new funds, $16.15 million, will support emergency response campaigns in Nigeria and the Lake ChadBasin, where four cases were detected last year after Nigeria had previously gone two years without a case.
Rotary: Making a Difference
By Ryan Hyland, Rotary Weekly
Rotary International President-elect Ian H.S. Riseley made the case on Monday that protecting the environment and curbing climate change are essential to Rotary’s goal of sustainable service.
Riseley, a member of the Rotary Club of Sandringham, Victoria, Australia, unveiled the 2017-18 presidential theme, Rotary: Making a Difference, to incoming district governors at Rotary’s International Assembly in San Diego, California, USA.
RI Increases Membership Dues
$30 in 2017-18, $32 in 2018-19, and $34 in 2019-20.
FIVE REASONS TO ATTEND THE 2017 ATLANTA CONVENTION
1. Meet the most inspiring people in the world — Meet Rotarians from more than 130 countries . . . A unique opportunity to connect with old friends, make new ones, and share your club’s current and future projects.
2. Strengthen your club and your passion for Rotary— Speakers will help you to discover more ways to get the most from your Rotary membership and to make your club stronger. In the House of Friendship—where the Rotary world comes together— you’ll find new ideas, learn best practices, and share project successes
3. Join The Rotary Foundation celebration—Celebrate with thousands of your fellow Rotarians at The Rotary Foundation’s 100th Birthday Party.
4. Enjoy special events offered by the Host Organization Committee—
Go to http://www.rotaryconvention2017.org/welcome for information to and to register
for many special events including a 3K Run/Walk to End Polio Now, a Candlelight Vigil to
End Slavery & Human Trafficking, a Tour of the CDC and much more!
5. Attend the Zone 28-29 Party at the World of Coca-Cola—Join over 600 of your old and new friends for a fun celebration on Sunday evening where we will have this amazing venue all to ourselves for a night of food, fun and fellowship. Go to www.atlanta2829party.com to
New District Treasurer
ATTENTION: ALL PRESIDENT ELECTS (PE'S)
Early Bird Registration Deadline Approaching
Learn More About the Rotary Foundation's Centennial
Rotary Foundation Named World's
Outstanding Foundation For 2016
The announcement came on 15 November, known to industry professionals since as National Philanthropy Day. The award will be presented in early 2017 at the AFP’s annual conference in San Francisco.
Potawatomi in Milwaukee
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