What is the Alumni Association?
The Rotary District 9685 Alumni Association is an organization for former Rotary program participants from the district to stay connected with Rotary; network with Rotarians and other alumni; and remain engaged and informed of further opportunities with Rotary.
The Association and its members are part of Rotary's worldwide alumni association – the Rotary Alumni Network – which seeks to keep all alumni connected to Rotary.
Who can join the Alumni Association?
The Rotary District 9685 Alumni Association is for those who have experienced Rotary’s programs in or sponsored by clubs in the district, including Rotary Peace Fellows, Ambassadorial Scholars, Group Study Exchange participants, Global and District Grant scholars, Vocational Training Team members, Rotary volunteers, recipients of Grants for University Teachers and Discovery Grants, Interactors, Rotaractors, Rotary Youth Exchange and New Generations Service Exchange participants, Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA) and Rotary Youth Program of Enrichment (RYPEN) participants.
What is the purpose of the Alumni Association?
The purposes of the Alumni Association are:
- To establish and maintain a common bond among Rotary alumni in District 9685
- To enable alumni to network with one another and with Rotarians
- To provide alumni opportunities for involvement in Rotary service
- To facilitate alumni membership in Rotary and Rotaract clubs, including e-clubs
Why should I join the Alumni Association?
Benefits of joining the Alumni Association include opportunities to maintain Rotary connections and support Rotary’s mission of Service Above Self:
- Networking with professional leaders who share the Rotary experience
- Be informed of opportunities with other Rotary programs, such as scholarships, exchange programs and leadership programs
- Serving as mentors to current and future program participants
- Speaking at club meetings and district events
- Participating in local and international service projects
How do I join the Alumni Association?
You should also register for a My Rotary account here. Once registered, or if you already have an account, update your profile here to indicate which program/s you participated in.
How can I find out more about the Alumni Association?