Rotaract empowers students and young professionals to create positive change in their local communities and around the world. Rotaract provides unique opportunities that assist its members in becoming the business and professional leaders of tomorrow.
Sponsored by Rotary International, Rotaract Clubs across Australia are part of a worldwide organisation of 210,000 individuals in 9,100 clubs covering 170 countries.
♦ 18-30 years old
♦ A community service organisation for young people which provides them with an opportunity to enhance knowledge and skills in personal development, community activities and international understanding.
♦ Rotaract members aim to improve the world around them through a broad range of service activities with the approach “Help-Learn-Enjoy”.
♦ While most students will not be eligible while still at school, it is worth alerting community minded students to these opportunities for after they leave school.
Benefits for participants:
♦ Develop personal and leadership skills
♦ Recognise and promote ethical standards
♦ Develop understanding of needs and challenges in local communities
♦ Provides members with the knowledge and skills to make a difference in the world around them
♦ Meeting others with shared interests and having fun while contributing locally and internationally
♦ Membership fees are decided by the Rotaract Club
♦ Establishment costs would normally covered by the sponsoring Rotary Clubs
For further information, download the Guide for Rotary Club Sponsors and Advisers.