International Service exemplifies our global reach in promoting peace and understanding. We support this service avenue by sponsoring or volunteering on international projects, seeking partners abroad, and more.
Art Building Children’s Dreams (Australia), known as the ABCD project, is a major international project of the Rotary Club of Templestowe which commenced in 2009. ABCD’s mission is to improve opportunities for children in developing countries to access education, utilizing art as a means of building connections and by facilitating sponsorship and volunteering through strategic partnerships and the global network of Rotary Clubs.
The Rotary Foundation is Rotary International’s financial “engine room”. Celebrating its centenary in 2016 with assets in excess of US$1bn, the Rotary Foundation provides a range of grants for humanitarian projects.
Rotary world wide is working hard to raise the 3.2 billion US dollars required to finish the job and eradicate Polio. Together with and it’s partners, World Health Organisation (WHO), United Nations and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation we will finish the job, but we need your help.