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Welcome!

More than a Century of Service Above Self

We meet Wednesdays at 12:30 PM
University Club
1135 16th Street, NW
2nd Floor
Washington, DC  20036
United States
 
Contact Us
P.O. Box 58027
Washington, DC  20037
Phone: 202-331-8686
 
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Latest News
Join Rotary International and the World Bank for a morning of discussion, education, and inspiration as we celebrate International Women's Day. The session will highlight the stories of everyday women who, through their humanitarian work, have helped change the world, and the role of women in society today.
 
March 7, 2018
9:00 – Noon
 
World Bank Headquarters
Preston Auditorium
 
Organizer:
Clara Montanez
Senior Director – Investments
 
For more information, contact Clara at
Sergeant-at-Arms Sterling Hoffman is looking for volunteers at our weekly lunches to serve as Greeters and to run the raffle. Both of these activities are required for new red badge members, but all members are encouraged to volunteer! 
 
It's easy - signup online today! 

 

Hurricane María created health, medical, safety and security hazards, plus additional environmental and socio-economic issues in Puerto Rico. Now it lacks electricity, ICT (cell, Internet) and water services; and is suffering supplies and fuel shortages. Floods and debris are blocking roads. Life went on in darkness, isolation and little means of communication.

To complement first-responders’ efforts, the LIGHT FOR PUERTO RICO PROJECT (LFPR)  will provide 100 vulnerable families in hurricane-devasted Puerto Rico with  3-in-1 solar and crank powered devices (Flashlight, USB enabled cell/tablet charger, night lamp) which runs from 7 to 48 hours on a single charge, providing light and enabling mobile communication from affected people   with  first-responders, medical services and police, as well as their community and individual support systems. The donation has been possible thanks to DCDuckRace funding.  (http://www.dcduckrace.org/)

This week, a team of Rotarians from the Rotary Club of Washington, D.C.  and the Rotary Club of Arecibo, Puerto Rico worked together to procure the items and  participate in a packaging event in Pentagon Row Mall . Next week, the donations will be sent to Puerto Rico to be distributed to most-in-need families in the rural areas close to Arecibo.

 

 

The Rotary Club of Washington DC and, in conjunction with Rotary International, has been honored Nyumbani-USA in recognition of our humanitarian support to HIV+ Orphans Children in Kenya during the past years. Rotarian Maria Nelly Pavisich was the project lead for this Global Grant. 
 
 
 
Interested in Membership?
Are you interested in joining our Club? New Rotarians and transferring Rotarians welcome! Please click here to complete the Membership Inquiry form and a member of our Membership Committee will be in touch. 
 
 
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Upcoming Speakers
Judge Michael S. Nachmanoff
Feb 28, 2018
Magistrate Judge, US District Court For The Eastern District Of Virginia
Steve Hocker
Mar 07, 2018
Executive Director, Teens Run DC—Major Grant Recipient
Rotaract Week
Mar 14, 2018
Karl Racine
Mar 21, 2018
Attorney General of the District of Columbia
Caryn Kerstetter Reeves
Mar 28, 2018
Executive Director, Washington Concert Opera
 
Upcoming Events