What is Rotary?

What Is Rotary - organization of professional men and women united worldwide who provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and help build goodwill and peace in the world.
Rotary Mission Statement.  The mission of Rotary international, a worldwide association of Rotary Clubs, is to provide service to others, to promote high ethical standards, and to enahnce world understanding, goodwill, and peace through its fellowship of business, professional and community leaders.
Rotary's Vision.  Together, we see a world where people unite and take action to create lasting change across the globe, in our communities, and in ourselves.

Rotary's Vision

So Who Are We and What Do We Do?

Who We Are:

Rotary is a global network of 1.2 million neighbours, friends, leaders, and problem-solvers who see a world where people unite and take action to create lasting change – across the globe, in our communities, and in ourselves.

Solving real problems takes real commitment and vision. For more than 110 years, Rotary's people of action have used their passion, energy, and intelligence to take action on sustainable projects. From literacy and peace to water and health, we are always working to better our world, and we stay committed to the end.

What We Do:

Rotary members believe that we have a shared responsibility to take action on our world’s most persistent issues. Our 34,000+ Rotary and Rotaract clubs work together in these seven areas of focus:

  •          Promote peace

  •          Fight disease

  •          Provide clean water, sanitation, and hygiene

  •          Save mothers and children

  •          Support education

  •          Grow local economies

  •          Protect the environment.
     

Who takes Action:

Our 34,000+ Rotary clubs throughout the world work on individual and multi-club projects to help their local and international communities.  See what Mooloolaba Rotary does in: 

At the International level our primary vehicle for "doing good" in the world is: 

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