Some years ago, a new acquaintance asked me what should have been a simple question: “What is Rotary?” I opened my mouth to reply and then stopped short with the realization that I simply did not know where to begin.
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You have had a great Rotary year. We are fortunate to serve during the 100th year of the founding of the Rotary Foundation and to have a celebration of that centennial in Atlanta, virtually our back yard. And you turned out in record numbers – 355 registered – 16.2%, the highest percentage registration by a district anywhere in Rotary. We have included some of the photos and commentary elsewhere in this newsletter.
Rotary International and a host of other international organizations (Gates Foundation, UN agencies for example) are working daily to improve the life expectancy and quality of life of mothers and children around the world. “Saving Mothers and Children” is one of Rotary’s Focus Areas and our theme for April.