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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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‘This year, I have been the traveler’: Come join me in Seoul, Korea

K R Ravindran, RI President 2015 – 16 In life, sometimes the experiences that matter the most are the briefest. They pass in the blink of an eye: a few days, a few hours, a few moments. They are the … Continue reading

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Highlights & Memorable Moments from Bangkok 2012

David G. Newman, Rotary Club of Winnipeg, District 5550 Special Counsel & Peace Committee co-Chair Current Rotary leadership has learned through PolioPlus that measurable transformational change for the benefit of human kind is possible. The words of President Banerjee and … Continue reading

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R. I. President Encourages Rotarians to Visit Bankok Convention in May 2012

by Kalyan Banerjee, President Rotary International In the pages of this month’s magazine, you will be introduced to the marvelous city of Bangkok, Thailand, which will play host to our 2012 Rotary International Convention. Please consider this my personal invitation … Continue reading

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Peace is an inside job

By D. G. Harvey Hanson, District 5550 June 11, 2011 Editor’s Note: The following is an excerpt from D G Harvey Hanson’s closing remarks at the District 5550 Convention “Party in the Parkland”. When I started my journey a year … Continue reading

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