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.
|Nov 12, 2019||6 humanitarians honored for their work with refugees|
|Nov 11, 2019||Hoops on the Hudson|
|Oct 31, 2019||World Polio Day cheers major achievements toward global polio eradication|
|Oct 30, 2019||Rotary provides millions in polio funding as wild poliovirus type 3 is eradicated|
|Oct 21, 2019||Join us for Rotary’s World Polio Day Online Global Update|
|Oct 21, 2019||The plus in PolioPlus|
|Oct 21, 2019||The price of polio|
|Oct 21, 2019||The Rotarian Conversation: Denis Mukwege|
|Oct 17, 2019||The grief that does not speak|
|Oct 17, 2019||The Rotarian Conversation: Alex Kotlowitz|
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Stories about Rotary as told by our membership.
October 24 was no ordinary Thursday night in South Georgia. The Rotary Club of Americus held a Networking Event and used the event to court prospective members, as well as share information about World Polio Day and explain Rotary’s involvement in the eradication of the disease. The event was a registered World Polio Day event and the Americus … [more]
The Rotary Club of Americus made a special presentation of nine computers on Monday, October 21st in Plains at the Carter Unit of the Boys & Girls Club of Albany.Rotary Club President Rene Smith shared with those attending that one of Rotary’s six areas of focus is Basic Education and Literacy, and that Rotarians believe supporting … [more]
On August 27, the Rotary Club of Americus held a joint meeting with the Sumter County Chamber of Commerce featuring Scott Hilton, Executive Director of the Georgians First Commission. Rotary Club president Rene Smith welcomed the crowd and introduced Mr. Hilton, informed everyone assembled that for over 100 years Rotarians in Americus have practiced … [more]
It was no ordinary club meeting for Americus Rotarians on August 20! District Governor Jim Squire and his lovely wife Donna were in the house, along with AG Brenda Hodges-Tiller. He began with congratulating our club on its 100 years of exemplary service to the community and its rich history that included four District 6900 Past District Governors … [more]
Though flight delays and bad weather tried to hamper his arrival, Martin Bech finally arrived in the US on Wednesday, August 7. As his host family this year, Rene and Angela Smith were eager to meet the young man they had been communicating with over Skype and email. Within hours of greeting him in the Atlanta airport, it was if they had all known … [more]
Since 1985, Rotary has invested hundreds of millions of dollars in the effort to rid the world of the polio virus.