Author Archives: Joyce Steward

Tips For Women To Get Financially Literate

Introduction: While financial literacy is important for everyone, this is even more important for women. Unfortunately, it is not an essential factor on the agenda for most women. Women might not be fully aware of the financial portfolio of the family. They might not have the complete information about the family’s income, assets, liabilities, expenses, […]

International Fellowship of Rotarian Physicians

We are a global group in 20 countries with good networking through a Google group. We are mostly doctors, but also have members in other health related professions such as hospital administration, nursing etc. We tend to support local health initiatives with our hands on efforts. Some groups undertake regular volunteering in overseas countries in […]


    Return to This section is   The history of Rotary, in Canada, was crucial to the spread of Rotary around the world. Rotary, in its centennial year of 2005, paid little attention to the brave work of James Wheeler Davidson & James Layton Ralston, The Calgary & Halifax Rotarians who carried […]


Everett W. Hill, 1924-25 (later moved to Polson, Montana USA) President Hill’s convention page <style=”font-size: 9pt”=””> Club 29 has been serving others for ninety years. Oklahoma City boasted a population of only 50,000 when, in 1909, a group of businessmen organized a club with membership made up of representatives of different businesses and professions. The […]


A Part of Our History of Rotary Fellowships Note that the name was changed from “Rotary International Drug Abuse Prevention Action Group” to “Fellowship of Rotarians for the Prevention of Drug Abuse”. The Rotary has always been known to do all that it takes to make the lives of others healthier and happier. In 1992, the […]


Skiing is enjoyed worldwide by thousands of Rotarians and their families of all ages and abilities. What better and more enjoyable avenue to build new friendships and international understanding than to join your fellow Rotarians and sharpen your skills on the slopes of the world or see the world on cross-country skis! Not only will […]


President’s Name Arch C. Klumph* Presidential Year 1916-1917 Theme none Home Town (Cleveland, Ohio, USA) Convention Host/ Convention History Atlanta, GA, USA June 17-21 (2,588) Other Information Listed as one of Rotary’s “Early Leaders” & considered the founder of today’s Rotary Foundation Lesson from an Old Memory: The story of The Rotary Foundation Klumph’s connection […]

Rotary International Fellowship – Old and Rare Antique Books and Prints

The Fellowship is open to: Rotary � Rotaract � Interact � Inner Wheel Its aims are: � Promoting friendship and the exchange of information on a global scale among those Rotarians who share a common interest for antique books and prints; � Transmitting the knowledge and love for old books to other Rotarians, especially the […]

RGHF’s list of Missing Fellowship Histories

The IF-RR is for Rotarians who have an interest in Railroading of any type! Steam! Diesel! Model RR! Rail Fanning! Collecting! Private Rail Cars, Trolley Cars! Share ideas, plans, photos! Visit and see Railroads both model and full scale! The International Fellowship of Railroading Rotarians is made up of Rotarians who have an interest in railroading in […]

Rotarian Home Exchange Fellowship

PDF of RHE History  Home Exchange� is the vacation alternative where two families agree to swap homes “you stay in my house while I stay in yours.” The exchange can be as short as a weekend or several months (two to three weeks is usual). The Rotary club understood that it is one of the best […]