The Object of Rotary
THE OBJECT of Rotary is to encourage and foster the ideal of service as a basis of worthy enterprise and, in particular, to encourage and foster:
FIRST. The development of acquaintance as an opportunity for service;
SECOND. High ethical standards in business and professions, the recognition of the worthiness of all useful occupations, and the dignifying of each Rotarian’s occupation as an opportunity to serve society;
THIRD. The application of the ideal of service in each Rotarian’s personal, business, and community life;
FOURTH. The advancement of international understanding, goodwill, and peace through a world fellowship of business and professional persons united in the ideal of service
The Four-Way Test
OF THE THINGS we think, say or do:
- Is the TRUTH?
- 2. Is it FAIR to all concerned?
- Will it build GOODWILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS?
- 4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?
Rotarian Code of Conduct
As a ROTARIAN, I will
- Act with integrity and high ethical standards in personal and professional life
- 2. Deal fairly with others and treat them and their occupations with respect
- Use my professional skill through Rotary to mentor young people, help those with special needs, and improve people’s qualify of life in my community and in the world
- 4. Avoid behavior that reflects adversely on Rotary or other Rotarians
- Not seek special business or professional advantages from other Rotarians
Rotary Club of Brooks
Meetings – 4X time per month
– 12 noon – 1:00 pm
– The Heritage Inn
– 1 business meeting / month
– 3 guest speakers each month
P.O. Box 4, 333-2nd Street West, Brooks T1R 1G4
Current members include representatives from education and post-secondary education, accountant, counsellor, investment advisor, insurance agent, banking industry, media, farmer, lawyer, dentist, municipal politician, small business owners, graphic and printing, fast food industry, real estate, agricultural consultant, funeral director, and retired professionals and business people.
The Rotary Club of Brooks supports a variety of local community and international projects, with funding coming from proceeds raised during
– Rotary Radio Day, an ‘on-air – Q105.7, on-line’ auction of donated goods and services every
– Pump It Up Run, a 5 & 10 Km, walk and run event
held at Dinosaur Provincial Park every May
– AGLC’s casino service
– Alberta Community Initiative Partnership grants
– grants from Rotary International Foundation