Do you know someone who is committed to learning more about how to promote peace in our world?  A Rotary Peach Fellowship might be the way forward!!

The 2023 Rotary Peace Fellowship application is now available, and we need your help finding the next "generation" of global peace and development leaders.

Up to 130 fellows are selected every year in a globally-competitive process based on personal, academic, and professional achievements.  Fellows earn either a master’s degree or a post-graduate diploma in peace and development studies at one of the seven Rotary Peace Centers, located at leading universities around the world.

Over 1,500 program alumni are working in more than 115 countries as leaders in national governments, nongovernmental organizations, education and research, law enforcement, media and the arts, and international organizations such as the United Nations.

Visit the Rotary Peace Fellowships page on this website for detailed information.

Candidates have until 15 May to submit applications to The Rotary Foundation.

Shop and "do good" at the same time!

Did you know you can shop, help small businesses around the world AND support Ripon Rotary all at the same time??

Well, that is just what you will be doing by shopping at SERRV. 20% of all purchases using the "Shop SERRV" button below will support the Ripon Rotary Foundation.  Our Foundation is used for high school scholarships, international projects and other charitable work around Ripon.

As for SERRV, it is one of the first fair trade organizations in the world.  It began its mission by helping displaced European refugees trade their handcrafts for income after the Second World War. Since then, SERRV has extended its reach to 24 countries worldwide, working to empower over 8,000 artisans and farmers every year by selling their beautiful handcrafts.

Take a look at the wonderful, handcrafted items at SERRV.  Just click on the link below!  Have fun shopping!
Do you have questions about the COVID-19 vaccines for adults and children?  Here are the answers!!
In case you missed it!
 
Participants in a recent virtual COVID-19 vaccine Q&A forum had the opportunity to explore more details about the vaccine from health care professionals at SSM Health Greater Fond du Lac Region and Fond du Lac County Health Department. In collaboration with the Ripon Rotary, more than an hour was spent fielding questions from community members. For those unable to join us, here is the presentation from October 28.
 
Click below to view the webinar!
Rotary has been working tirelessly to make sure no one else suffers the ravages of polio ever again!  Rotary's goal is eradicate this awful disease from our world!
 
We are 99% of the way there!  With your help, we can banish polio from our Earth!
For more information about Rotary's fight against polio, click on the following link:
https://www.endpolio.org/

 
Remember, the way to end polio is the same as the way to end COVID-19:  GET VACCINATED!!!

JOIN A PROJECT


Ripon Rotary has been working with Fr. Wally Kasuboski in Panama for many years to build a dam and provide water to hundreds of homes.  We continue this partnership to improve the quality of life for those in this area of Panama.

PARTNER WITH US


At Ripon Rotary, we are always looking to work with other groups to improve lives, help our community and work together.  Let us know if you have an idea for a project!
Our annual citrus sale will be coming again soon!  Watch this page and our Facebook page for more information!

DISCOVER NEW CULTURES


Rotary has clubs in over 200 countries around the world.  A recent speaker at a Ripon Rotary meeting is from India.  Rotary strives to bring the world closer together.  We celebrate all the ways we are similar, as well as what each of us can contribute to others!
We have added some beautiful benches to Rotary Square in downtown Ripon!  Now, everyone will have a spot to sit and take some time to enjoy Ripon!
At Ripon Rotary, we welcome everyone!  Period.