April is Maternal and Child He...

Last month we highlighted the efforts of Rotarians to provide clean water and sanitation to areas of the world lacking these basic necessities.  In many of these same regions poor living conditions contribute to an alarming rate of mortality among […]

March is Water & Sanitati...

From the various water projects in which our club has participated (thanks to the leadership of our own Tom O’Connor), we have come to know the obstacles that many people across the globe face when it comes to some of […]

February is Peace & Confl...

One of the six areas of focus of Rotary we don’t seem to talk about as much is peace and conflict resolution and prevention, which happens to be the theme for the month of February.   It is often, however, the […]

January is Vocational Service ...

At the beginning of every Rotary meeting I ask club members to take a few seconds to reintroduce themselves to those around them and become familiar with each others’ classification on their name badges.  There is a reason that we […]

December is Disease Prevention...

During the month of December we recognize all that Rotary International and Rotarians are doing to combat diseases through effective treatment and prevention.  It was certainly no small task that RI decided to take on in 1985 when we pledged […]

November is Rotary Foundation ...

Many people decide to become a part of Rotary because they see in this organization a real opportunity to live out the motto of “service above self.”  They are seeking truly meaningful ways to give back to their community.   Rotary […]