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How do I start?

Get the most out of your Oak Brook Rotary membership by participating in club projects and activities.

Here are some ideas:

  • Serve on a club committee where you can use your skills

  • Identify a need in your community and suggest a hands-on project to address it

  • Work with a youth service program sponsored by your club, such as Rotaract or Interact

  • Host a Youth Exchange student

  • Help organize your district’s Rotary Youth Leadership Awards programs

  • Recommend a colleague or friend for membership in your club


How can I meet other Rotarians?

Rotary’s global network provides a great opportunity to expand your contacts and friendships to other countries while creating a foundation of support with communities around the world.

Explore Rotary’s global opportunities:

  • Attend Rotary’s annual convention

  • Connect with Rotarians around the world who share your hobbies and personal interests or your service interests

  • Join a Discussion Group to exchange ideas on topics you're interested in

  • Get involved with your club’s international service projects

  • Participate in a vocational training team


Resources & reference



  • Take a course in the Learning Center

  • Enroll in a webinar

  • Watch features on Rotary projects

  • Check our discussion groups


Rotary support

  • Your sponsor

  • Club members

  • Club committees

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