Category Archives: Support & Strengthen Clubs – Membership

Kissing frogs at Rotary meetings

Networking at Rotary meetings has received an undeserved bad rap.  I have even been told it violates Rotary policy.  It does not.  Some clubs fine members for doing business or exchanging business cards at meetings.  This is unfortunate. Networking at … Continue reading

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NEW Million Dollar Dinner Manual now online

A new Million Dollar Dinner manual written by Zone 24 – E/MGA Chris Offer and Zone 24 – MGO Carolyn Ferguson is now available. A Rotary Million Dollar Dinner (MDD) is the celebration of a nine to twelve month fundraising … Continue reading

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Working Together for the Good of Rotary: A Membership Initiative

The Vancouver Metropolitan-Area Membership Strategy By Gayle Knepper, Rotary Coordinator, Z24W When District 5040 (BC) leaders held the annual strategic planning meeting for the 2014-15 year, a topic discussed in depth was the health of clubs and the membership decline … Continue reading

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Social Media How- to Vignettes

With the current need for “how-tos” on social media, Rotary International has created short, video vignettes focused on using social media strategically.  This is a new approach and the vignettes are intended for more experienced learners who already know the … Continue reading

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Top 5 Reasons To Get A Vehicle Wrap

I like the following blog post from http://www.SpeedProDigital.com/about/blog. The 5 reasons to get a vehicle wrap applies to Rotary as much as any no- for-profit or commercial enterprise. Using a vehicle as a mobile bill board is an efficient, effective … Continue reading

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Buttons that push Rotary

In a world where digital media dominates as a marketing tool and new electronic strategies seem to roll out weekly, I find one very old promotional tool still very versatile – the pinback button. You’ve seen custom pinback buttons at … Continue reading

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The New Rotary Brand Center

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