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The power of combined effort knows no limitation

by John F Germ, RI President 2016-17 In the summer of 1917, only a few months after the United States entered the first world war, Rotary held its eighth annual convention in Atlanta. Although many Rotarians at the time thought … Continue reading

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100th Anniversary of The Rotary Foundation Starts with Seoul Convention

By Ray Klinginsmith Trustee Chair 2015-16 The 100th anniversary of The Rotary Foundation will occur in June of next year, and a full year of activities is planned leading up to it, starting with the 2016 convention in Seoul and … Continue reading

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On the Idea of “Rotary Chats”

Ray Klinginsmith, Trustee Chair 2015 – 16 When I joined Rotary many years ago, the fireside chat was a popular, simple, and effective method of communication among Rotarians. One Rotarian would invite a small number of fellow members to his … Continue reading

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