"Service is the rent we pay for the priviledge of living on this earth."
- N. E. Tanner

Rotary is a global network of 1.2 million neighbors, friends, leaders, and problem-solvers who see a world where people unite and take action to create lasting change – across the globe, in our communities, and in ourselves.

People of Action

Rotary is where neighbors, friends, and problem-solvers share ideas, join leaders, and take action to create lasting change.

Our Mission

We provide service to others, promote integrity, advance world understanding, goodwill, and peace through our fellowship of business, professional & community leaders.

Our Motto is "Service Above Self"

Our Vision

Together, we see a world where people unite and take action to create lasting change — across the globe, in our communities, and in ourselves.

RI Theme 2021-22

RI President Shekhar Mehta's theme for 2021-22, Serve to Change Lives, asks members to become more involved in service projects, saying that caring for and serving other is the best way to live because it changes not only other people’s lives, but also our own.

Recent Projects

Rotary projects engage communities and make a long lasting impact.
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Peoples' Water Conclave

The Club organised Peoples' Water Conclave to observe World Water Day.

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Peace Conclave

Peace Conclave was organised to foster harmony, acceptance and togetherness.

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Multi-tap Handwash Unit

The Club installed a multi-tap hand-wash unit at Seng Khasi LP School, Wahkhen, Meghalaya.

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Each One, Plant One

The Club President, Secretary & Members participated in the initiative to strengthen the lungs of planet.

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Distribution of Food Trays

The club on the eve of Maha Navmi distributed sponsored food trays at Ferrando Shelter Home.

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Honouring Security Forces

The Club felicitated 67 BN CRPF for their efforts in ensuring security to the state even during pandemic.

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Handwash Unit Installation

The club installed hand-wash units at several public places under COVID sanitation initiative.

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Our Causes

Rotary is dedicated to causes that build international relationships, improve lives, and create a better world to support our peace efforts and end polio forever.

Promoting Peace

We refuse to accept conflict as a way of life. Rotary encourages conversations to foster understanding within and across cultures to establish peace.Rotary is taking action to bring about social change.

Fighting Diseases

We educate and equip communities to stop the spread of life-threatening diseases and improve and expand access to low-cost and free health care.

Providing Clean Water

When communities have access to clean water and hygiene facilities, people live healthier lives. Rotary is committed to a sustainable approach to sanitaiton and hygiene.

Saving Mothers and Children

We protect mothers and their children to live and grow stronger. We expand access to quality healthcare, protect children from disease and build sustainable health solutions.

Supporting Education

Teaching and learning are powerful drivers to enable better future. Our goal is to strengthen the capacity of communities to support basic education and literacy.

Growing Local Economies

We create opportunities and a chance for change. Rotary carries out service projects that enhance economic and community development and provide opportunities for decent and productive work.

Protecting the environment

Supporting Environment Rotary members are tackling environmental issues the way they always do: coming up with projects, using their connections to change policy and planning for the future.

Ending Polio

Rotary has been working to eradicate polio for more than 35 years. Our goal of ridding the world of this disease is closer than ever.

Disaster Response

Rotary members and The Rotary Foundation play a unique role in disaster recovery and rebuilding efforts. Rotarians on ground are ready to help communities recover when disasters strike.


Our Upcoming Events/Projects

Webinar on 'Rotary Speaks Green'

Join us in a Webinar on ' Rotary Speaks Green'. Notable Environmentalists will be Awarded with " Environmental Champion Award".

RY 2020-21 has been very challenging due to ongoing pandemic and related restrictions, but nothing could stop Rotarians from reaching-out to people with help. A thank giving event(virtual) to thank all the members for their extraordinary support during RY 2020-21 by President, Secretary & team 2020-21.
On 1st July, pledge to Know Your Numbers, an event organised to welcome RY 2021-22. Free check-up of Blood Sugar, Bloof Pressure & BMI Weight Height will be conducted by PP Rtn (Dr.) Judita at 11.00 AM, Julian Chambers, GS Road, Shillong.
A Ceremonial installation seminar of Club Officers for RY 2021-22 is scheduled in the second week of July where the Outgoing President, Secretary & team will handover the Club responsibilities & charge to ncoming President, Secretary & team. Be a part of this wonderful event.

The best way to find yourself is to loose yourself in service of others.

- Mahatma Gandhi

Have a question or wish to join?

If you have any query or you wish to join us and/or collaborate/contribute in your different projects/activities, feel free to write to us at contact@rotaryorchidcityshillong.org