Monday, January 12, 2009

Mid-Year Membership Reports for Zone 33- President D.K. Requests Contact & Analysis

The RI Membership Development staff has provided the following statistics calculated through December 2008. 

President D.K. is requesting that personal contact take place between the RRIMC or Director and each Governor during January 2009.   

President D.K. is further requesting an analysis of how economic and other factors may be effecting membership recruitment and retention numbers, and what "best practices" are being used successfully to increase membership results.

Governors & District Membership Teams- please be thinking about these issues in advance of the contact.

Please contact RRIMC Bevin Wall at if you have any questions. 

Monday, January 5, 2009

New RI Strategic Planning Guide Available

The new RI Strategic Planning Guide for Rotary Clubs is available  and provides worksheets and information to help clubs set goals and develop a plan to implement them.

Click here for the Strategic Planning Guide.

Thursday, January 1, 2009

Rotary Featured in Regional Virginia Magazine

In recognition of Rotary Awareness month in January, I thought I would share with you a very nice article on Rotary from the Winter 2008-2009 issue of Hampton Roads Executive Lifestyle Magazine. The magazine is direct mailed to over 65% of the Owners, Presidents, and Upper-Level Managers of the 45,000 businesses in the Hampton Roads, Virginia USA area. The article begins on page 4. 

Click here for the full article. (Note: large file)

Bill Pollard, District Governor, Rotary District 7600