The Rotary Club of Americus unites leaders from all walks of life, amplifying their individual contributions to make our community and the world a better place to live and work.
|Jul 2, 2020||Rotary’s first virtual convention inspires members to innovate and stay connected|
|Jul 2, 2020||3D printers to the rescue|
|Jul 2, 2020||Young at heart|
|Jul 2, 2020||Supporting the environment becomes a new area of focus|
|Jun 26, 2020||Watch: Italian clubs aim to protect hospital workers responding to COVID-19|
|Jun 26, 2020||Kenyan Rotarians take action to prevent spread of COVID-19 |
|Jun 26, 2020||Italian club uses expertise to aid in coronavirus fight|
|Jun 25, 2020||Clem Renouf, the RI president who inspired Rotary’s polio eradication efforts, dies|
|Jun 23, 2020||Rotary provides $20 million to help communities worldwide respond to COVID-19|
|Jun 16, 2020||Winners of the 2020 Rotarian magazine photo contest|
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Stories about Rotary as told by our membership.
The Rotary Club of Americus, in conjunction with other clubs in our District 6900, sought and received a disaster relief grant. Recognizing that the Southwest region of Georgia was hit especially hard by the Covid 19 pandemic, Mary Ligon of Albany led the effort to secure disaster relief funding to meet the needs of first responders, nursing homes … [more]
The Rotary Club of Americus is proud to recognize local high school seniors who have chosen to enlist in the United States Armed Forces following graduation. Recognizing that over 70% or our nation’s youth are not eligible for recruitment into the armed forces, Americus Rotary sought to recognize those high school heroes from Sumter County who … [more]
Who knew a great little brewery in downtown Albany would be the saving grace for a region in Southwest Georgia that was a major coronavirus outbreak hotspot? The number of COVID-positive patients escalated at an alarming rate, leaving devastation in its wake. Everything closed down and shelves were emptied of the very supplies needed to disinfect … [more]
DGE Kirk Driskell once told me when I mentioned we were having to think out of the box, that in these unprecedented times, there “is no box”. That being said, the Rotary Club of Americus has found itself working on creative ways to engage our members, as well as, how to serve our community (which is just over 30 miles north of one of the major … [more]
On Wednesday, February 26, Americus Rotarians joined with the 20/40 Young Professionals group to provide mock interviews for high school juniors and seniors. The students from Americus-Sumter High School were encouraged to attend by the school's faculty, and the participation was phenomenal! There were 128 students who participated in the opportunity … [more]
Since 1985, Rotary has invested hundreds of millions of dollars in the effort to rid the world of the polio virus.