Rotarians encouraged to get engaged

first_img “It’s not just showing up; it’s doing all we can to do good in the world,” she said. “Rotary membership has been at 1.2 million forever. We are losing as many members as we’re taking it. We have to find ways to keep our members engaged as well as bringing in new members.”Rotary’s purpose is that important.Franks said Rotary’s “Future Vision” pilot program has streamlined Rotary’s area of focus to six areas and three types of grant programs.“The idea is to do more good in the world without being so spread out and diverse,” she said. Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration By The Penny Hoarder Book Nook to reopen Rotarians encouraged to get engaged Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthMost 10 Rarest Skins for FortniteTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Carol Franks talks fast.That’s because she’s a “Yankee” of sorts and but mainly because she is passionate about Rotary.Franks, a past Rotary district governor, was the guest speaker at the Brundidge Rotary Club on Tuesday. Franks recently has been elected to serve on Rotary’s Council on Legislation and will attend the Council meeting in Chicago in April. Email the author You Might Like Hotels reach capacity as Trojan vs. Navy game nears Troy is preparing to play host to not only Navy football players, but also Navy fans. Hotel rooms at the… read more Published 11:00 pm Wednesday, November 7, 2012 Skip Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits The Council on Legislation will be attended by about 600 Rotary representatives from around the world.One hundred and ninety-nine items of business will be before that Council including changes in policies and procedures.Franks said a main issue facing many Rotary Clubs today is keeping members engaged. Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Sponsored Content By Jaine Treadwell The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Latest Stories Print Article Rotary is still fighting polio and the eradication of polio continues to be the worldwide organization’s main focus.“We are making progress in the eradication of polio but there are still four countries where polio is still prevalent,” Franks said. “And there is an applicable acronym for those counties PAIN – Pakistan, Africa, India and Nigeria. However, Nigeria has not had a case of polio in a year and has been taken off the list temporarily. A country has to been three years without a case of polio before it can be taken off the list permanently.”Rotarians around the world are working toward and looking forward to the day when all countries of off “the list” permanently.Franks expressed appreciation to the Brundidge Rotarians for the outstanding work they do and for their commitment to Rotary’s vision for the future.last_img read more