- Friendship :
In an increasingly complex world, Rotary provides one of the most basic human needs. the need for friendship and community. This is one of two reasons Rotary started in 1905.
- Business Development :
The second original reason for starting Rotary is business development. Everyone has to network. Rotary is a cross-section of every business world. The members come from all walks of life. Rotarians help one another and together help others.
- Personal growth and development:
Membership in Rotary promotes growth and education in human relationships and personal development continues.
- Leadership Development :
Rotary is an organization of leaders and successful people. Serving in Rotary is like studying at college. Leadership: – Learn how to motivate, influence, and lead leaders.
- Community Citizenship :
Rotary club membership makes you a better citizen the community. The average Rotary club is made up of the most active citizens in a community.
- Continuing Education :
Every week Rotary has a program to keep you informed about what’s going on in the Keeping community, in the nation and in the world informed. Each meeting offers an opportunity to listen to different speakers and different hot topics.
- Fun :
Rotary is fun, great fun. Every meeting is fun. Social activities are fun. The service is fun.
- Speaking Skills :
Many people who join Rotary have feared speaking in public. Rotary develops confidence and skills in public communication and the opportunity to practice and perfect those skills.
- Citizenship in the World :
Every Rotarian wears a pin that says “Rotary International”. There are some places in the world that don’t have a Rotary club. Every Rotarian is invited – even encouraged – to attend any of the 34,000+ clubs in over 200 nations and geographic areas. This means instant friends both in your own community and in the world community.
- Travel Assistance :
Because Rotary clubs are everywhere, many Rotarians who need a doctor, attorney, hotel, dentist, advice, and more while traveling have Rotary assistance found.
- Entertainment :
Every Rotary club and district has parties and activities that add variety to business life. Rotary hosts conferences, meetings, and institutes that provide Rotary information, education, and service as well as entertainment.
- Developing Social Skills :
Rotary develops personality, social skills, and abilities every week and at various events and functions. Rotary is for people who like people.
- Family Programs :
Rotary offers one of the world’s largest youth exchange programs. High school and college clubs for future Rotarians; Possibilities for participation of the spouse; and a variety of activities designed to help family members grow and develop family values.
- Professional Skills :
Every Rotarian is expected to participate in the growth and development of their own profession or calling. Serving on committees and teaching youth about their job or calling. Rotary helps make a better doctor, lawyer, teacher, etc.
- Developing Ethics :
Rotarians practice a 4-way test that sets their ethical standards. Rotarians are expected to be ethical in business and personal relationships.
- Cultural Awareness :
Rotary around the world has virtually every religion, country, culture, race, creed, political belief, language, color, and color of Rotary any ethnic identity. It is a cross-section of the world’s most famous citizens from all areas. Rotarians become aware of their culture and learn to love and work with people everywhere. In doing so, they will become better citizens of their country.
- Prestige :
Rotary members are prominent figures: business, professional, artistic, government, sports, military, religious, and all disciplinary leaders. Rotary is the oldest and most prestigious service club in the world. Its ranks include executives, managers, professionals – people who make decisions and influence politics.
- Nice people :
Rotarians are first and foremost nice people – the nicest people on earth. They are important people who follow politics. It’s nice to be important, but it’s important to be nice.
- The lack of an “official creed” :
Rotary has no secret handshakes, no secret politics, no official creed, no secret meetings or rituals. It is an open society of men and women who simply believe in helping others.
- The Opportunity to Serve :
Rotary is a service club. Business is humanity. His product is service. Rotarians provide community service to local and international communities. This is perhaps the best reason to become a Rotarian: the chance to do something different and feel the self-actualization that comes with it and bring that satisfaction back into your life. It’s very rewarding.
(Source: https://portal.clubrunner.ca/1433/stories/20-benefits-of-rotary-membership 18.08.2020 )