Rotary Club Blog

District Governor Welcomes Alexandria Central

On Wednesday, October 17, the Rotary Club of Alexandria Central held its First Charter Night and New Club Member Celebration, welcoming 18 charter members, including 13 new Rotarians.  Club President, John Renner, thanked 7610 District Governor, Glenn Yarborough, and Past District Governor Tin Tin Raschid for their guidance, encouragement and support in helping to get [...]

District Governor Welcomes Alexandria Central 2018-10-18T15:52:50+00:00

110th Rotary International Convention in Hamburg, Germany

Join Rotary President Barry Rassin at the 110th Rotary International Convention in Hamburg, Germany, 1-5 June 2019. The historic port city of Hamburg offers something for everyone. Germans call it “The Gateway to the World” — and the 2019 convention will be your gateway to the world of Rotary. At the convention, you’ll connect with [...]

110th Rotary International Convention in Hamburg, Germany 2018-08-27T23:47:58+00:00

Alexandria Central Rotary Club Confirms New Meeting Location

On August 20, Glory Days Grill opened its doors and served its first customer in Alexandria Commons.  A VIP crowd was on hand to enjoy the celebration, including Alexandria Central President, John Renner, and Alexandria Central President Elect, George Valenzuela.  In addition to great food and a sports-themed atmosphere, the family friendly restaurant has welcomed [...]

Alexandria Central Rotary Club Confirms New Meeting Location 2018-08-22T14:39:30+00:00

Alexandria Central Update – August 21, 2018

Hello Rotarians:  we had a good second club meeting this past Wednesday.  With vacation schedules, it was a small group, but we had a good time. In groups, we each learned three things we have in common. We watched a funny video about “what is Rotary” and an inspiring short video about “what Rotary means [...]

Alexandria Central Update – August 21, 2018 2018-08-27T23:50:35+00:00

Alexandria Central Helps Fill Backpacks for Alexandria Students

On August 16, Alexandria Central Rotarians, John Renner (Renner & Company) and George Valenzuela (Intelligent Evolution) stuffed backpacks for the Alexandria City Public Schools, along with other volunteers sent by Alexandria Central Rotarian, Joe Shumard.  Taneika Taylor Tukan, the Community Outreach Manager from Alexandria City Public Schools Office of School, Business and Community Partnerships, organized [...]

Alexandria Central Helps Fill Backpacks for Alexandria Students 2018-08-22T14:38:00+00:00

Alexandria Central Rotary Club – 1st Club Meeting

August 8, 2018 We had a good first club meeting last night! John Renner kicked off the meeting and we each introduced ourselves to the group. We viewed a short video about Rotary called People of Action. You can watch it on our Club website: https://www.alexcentralrotary.org/why-become-a-rotarian/. Taneika Taylor Tukan, the Community Outreach Manager from Alexandria City [...]

Alexandria Central Rotary Club – 1st Club Meeting 2018-08-09T16:48:58+00:00

Top 10 Reason Why You Should Become A Rotarian

Below are the top 10 reasons on why you should join the Alexandria Central Rotary Club: Friendship / Fellowship / Community: In an increasingly complex world, Rotary provides one of the most basic human needs: the need for friendship and fellowship. It is one of two reasons why Rotary began in 1905. Business Development: The [...]

Top 10 Reason Why You Should Become A Rotarian 2018-06-02T00:04:29+00:00

What is a Rotary Club?

CHANGE CONTENT   A Rotary club is a group of local businessmen and professionals who form part of Rotary International, a community service organization founded in Chicago in 1905. Members of a Rotary club are called Rotarians. The purpose of a local Rotary club is to connect people who then work together to solve community [...]

What is a Rotary Club? 2018-06-02T00:04:29+00:00

How does one become a Rotarian?

Change Content Become a Rotarian What is Rotary? Rotary is a leadership organization. We’re made up of local business, professional and civic leaders. We meet regularly, get to know each other, form friendships, and through that, we’re able to get things done in this community. There are over 33,000 Rotary clubs in more than 200 [...]

How does one become a Rotarian? 2018-06-02T00:04:29+00:00
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