Rotary District 5020 News

Learn about all the great work Rotary clubs are doing in our area through the latest news from Rotary District 5020, which spans Vancouver Island, BC and the western part of Washington State, USA.

  • FROM THIS DAY FORWARD | SEPTEMBER 2022 September 1, 2022
    Imagine you are in heavy traffic. A vehicle with company signage cuts you off and makes rude gestures toward you. What if instead that vehicle with company signage allows you to ease into traffic and gives you a friendly wave. How do each of those scenarios affect your opinion of that company? What if that […]
    Dale Roberts
  • HOW CAN WE BE INCLUSIVE AS A ROTARY CLUB? | AUGUST 2022 August 1, 2022
    One of the hot-button topics in society in general and Rotary clubs, in particular, is the concept of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI).  Rotary International has adopted DEI as a core value. The only problem is that almost everyone has a different idea of what DEI means. Diversity has always been a core value of […]
    Dale Roberts
  • WELCOME TO A NEW ROTARY YEAR | JULY 2022 July 1, 2022
    This is always an exciting time.  Club presidents and boards are stepping into their new roles.  Everyone is looking forward to a great year. We have additional excitement this year as we enter the first time in Rotary International’s 117-year history when we are led by a woman.  Female leadership is nothing new in Rotary […]
    Dale Roberts
  • PRESIDENTIAL MESSAGE – JANUARY January 1, 2022
    One of Rotary’s founding principles was to use your vocation — whether as a doctor, lawyer, engineer, or another profession — to do good in the world.  As we attempt to overcome and recover from the pandemic, this principle is vital in retraining people who have lost their jobs. In response, the Rotary E-Club of […]
    Shekhar Mehta
  • PRIVACY POLICY CANADA December 17, 2021
    Caleb Summerfelt
  • PRIVACY POLICY USA December 17, 2021
    Caleb Summerfelt
  • PRESIDENTIAL MESSAGE – DECEMBER December 1, 2021
    Public health is on everyone’s mind due to the global pandemic that still threatens the safety of ourselves and our loved ones. In a sense, COVID-19 has made all of us much more aware of the roles and responsibilities of medical professionals than we were before we had to wear masks and maintain social distance. […]
    Shekhar Mehta
  • PRESIDENTIAL MESSAGE – NOVEMBER November 2, 2021
    I first discovered the value of service when I saw how a few simple acts can immeasurably change lives. It began when I joined others in my club for a project to bring toilets and clean drinking water to rural villages near our city. It moved forward when we promoted sanitation and provided opportunities for […]
    Caleb Summerfelt
  • NOVEMBER 2021 POWERPOINT MESSAGE November 2, 2021
    The monthly District Governor PowerPoint message is ready for download, please share with your clubs during your meetings! TO DOWNLOAD PLEASE CLICK HERE
    Caleb Summerfelt
  • DACdb Training for ClubRunner Secretaries October 20, 2021
    Caleb Summerfelt