“The first emphasis is to grow Rotary — to grow our service, to grow the impact of our projects, but most importantly, to grow our membership so that we can achieve more,” RI President Mark Maloney said.  He believes that connection is at the heart of the Rotary experience.

How do you grow Rotary?

Create a list of all the great things about your club,  Keep a list of potential members,  Know your club’s strengths

Make membership growth your club’s top priority,  Look to young Rotarians for fresh perspectives

Appeal to local volunteers,  Talk about Rotary wherever you go,  Realize there is no finish line, Get them in the door

Celebrate when you get a new member. Be persistent,  Be vibrant,  Embrace diversity

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