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RGHF’s History Matters

RGHF – Rotary’s Memory since 11 October 2000    History Matters: Enlighten, lest we perpetuate process, not purpose. Another perspective on the life of Paul Harris*     DGs and club presidents please pass forward this issue to your grass-root Rotarians.  It is important that all Rotarians read our RGHF features. “RGHF’s Our Foundation Newsletter,” […]

RGHF’s Our Foundation Newsletter #148

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RGHF’s OUR FOUNDATION NEWSLETTER #147 Dear Colleagues: It’s 26 years since the 79th RI Convention in Philadelphia, PA USA (May 1988) when then RI President Charles C. Keller announced that Rotarians raised $247 Million dollars for their rallying and initial PolioPlus fund raiser.   The goal was $120 million.  Keller’s theme that year was “Rotarians — […]

RGHF’s Our Foundation Newsletter #147

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RGHF’s OUR FOUNDATION NEWSLETTER #147 Meet RGHF at booth #73 Sydney  Choose the winning book title and win a trip to the Convention Rotary International has commissioned Rotary member and author David Forward to write the definitive history of our Foundation to celebrate 100 years of Doing Good in the World in 2016-17. From now […]

What Paul Harris Said and RGHF History Day #230

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What Paul Harris Said RGHF History Day Make your own history Play Rotary Global History Fellowship’s fun history quiz Match wits with the fellowship of Rotary Historians. Rotary Global History Fellowship has two open groups on the new Rotary International website: (First you must be registered with RI, at www.rotary.org/myrotary) One group is for Rotary’s Global History at  […]

Spirit of 7600 September 2013

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A Message From Our Chair My Fellow Rotarians: Wow! We’ve had a busy August.  We received our District Grant funds from The Rotary Foundation and approved grants to 18 Rotary Cubs across the District for a total of $89,000.  Three of these grants were for multiple club projects.  Most of the grant checks have been […]

Every Rotarian Every Year – A new Rotary record for Foundation giving!

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A new Rotary record for Foundation giving! 2012-13 contributions to the Annual Fund reached an all-time high, exceeding US$115  million for the first time ever! Achieving annual contributions of this magnitude is a reflection of the extraordinary work of Rotary leaders, like you, around the world. Thank you! Please spread the word about how every […]

Polio Immunization and West Africa Project Fair Trip for Rotarians – October 2013

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Trip Dates:                         October 15 – 24, 2013 Travel to:                            Lomé, Togo, West Africa Per Person Price:              $1,689, double occupancy Program includes:            Hotel accommodations, transfers, most meals, polio immunization exercise, hands-on community service field work, West Africa Project Fair registration, special Rotary and fellowship events, sightseeing, etc. In October 2013, North American Rotarians will travel to […]

What Paul Harris Said RGHF History Day

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Greetings! RGHF – Rotary’s Memory since 11 October 2000 What Paul Harris Said RGHF History Day Make your own history What Paul Harris Said, a feature of RGHF since December 2001.  Ron Burton, RIP 2013/14 At the 2013 International Assembly, San Diego, CA, USA, RI President Elect, Ron Burton, USA, told his districts governors that […]