ROTARY CITATION, 2018-2019

DISTRICT GOALS

SUPPORT AND STRENGTHEN CLUBS 
Achieve at least 3 of the following goals: 
  •     Achieve a net gain of 1 member
    -- 55 members as of July 1, 2018; goal of 60 members minimum by June 30, 2019
  • Maintain or improve your club’s retention of current and new members:
    • Improve your club’s retention rate by 1 percentage point
      or
    • If your club’s retention rate was 90 percent or more in 2017-18, maintain it
  • Achieve a net gain in female members 
  •     Have at least 60 percent of club members report their birth dates through My Rotary
    -- Members already reported birthdays in DACdb, just need to add to My Rotary
  • Sponsor or co-sponsor a new Rotary club
  •     Conduct a classification study of your members’ occupations, and work to align your membership with the mix of businesses and professions in your community
    -- Distribute survey and work withOzSBI, GOCAT, and SBTDC to align with local businesses and professions
FOCUS AND INCREASE HUMANITARIAN SERVICE 
Achieve at least 3 of the following goals: 
  • Sponsor a Rotary Community Corps
  • Sponsor or co-sponsor an Interact or Rotaract club 
  • Contribute at least $100 per capita to the Annual Fund 
  •     Increase the number of members involved in service projects 
    -- Majority of members participate in packing backpacks
  •     Hold an event to raise funds for, or to increase awareness of, Rotary’s work toward polio eradication 
    -- Greater Ozark Duck Dash
  •     Conduct a significant local or international service project in one of Rotary’s six areas of focus 
    -- Rotary Backpack Program for Youth
ENHANCE PUBLIC IMAGE AND AWARENESS 
Achieve at least 3 of the following goals: 
  • Post successful club projects, with details about activities, volunteer hours, and funds raised, on Rotary Showcase 
  • Use Rotary’s brand guidelines, templates, People of Action campaign materials, and related resources 
  •     Arrange for the club’s members to talk with the media to tell your club’s, and Rotary’s, story 
    -- West Plains Daily Quill's article published to share community wide with 100% member contribution to PolioPlus
  •     Host an event for Rotary alumni, and highlight Rotary’s networking opportunities
    -- Rotary BBQ with active and former Rotarians with guest from regional clubs
  •     Continue or establish a partnership with a corporate, governmental, or nongovernmental entity and work on a project together
    -- Galloway Park cleanup and event support in partnership with the City of West Plains
  • Sponsor a Youth Exchange student or RYLA participant 

GOVERNOR'S CITATION

To win the Governor's Citation, a club must satisfy each of the requirements listed below.

MEMBERSHIP
Add two Rotary Members to your club by 06/30/2019.

ROTARY FOUNDATION
  • A club will give $100.00 per capita to Annual Fund and
  • A club will hold a PolioPlus fundraiser and give all the proceeds to PolioPlus
SERVICE
A club will have 50% of their membership participate in a service project in 2018/19.


PRESIDENTIAL DISTINCTION

Achieve these goals in addition to earning the Rotary Citation to receive SILVER (1 goal), GOLD (2 goals), or PLATINUM (3 goals) distinction. 

  • Achieve a net gain of 5 or more members
  • Show how your club's members are People of Action by promoting your club and its service activities on social media at least 4 times per month.
  • Initiate or continue a leadership, personal, pr professional development program to enhance members' skills and the value of their membership.

https://my.rotary.org/en/news-media/office-president/rotary-citation

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