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District & Club Events

May 14th 2021 at 10:00 am
First Capital Rotary Presents Fairway For Friends Golf Outing
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May 15th 2021 at 8:30 am
District Four Way Test Speech Contest
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May 18th 2021 at 1:30 pm
DACdb University- Navigating Rotary International's Brand Center
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May 19th 2021 at 7:00 pm
Utilize Rotary Action Groups to Enhance Your Club's Impact/PI
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May 21st 2021 at 6:00 pm
Virtual Bourbon Happy Hour
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May 25th 2021 at 5:00 pm
Rotarians On The Rise - Leadership Development Opportunity
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May 26th 2021 at 7:00 pm
Global Grants and the Role of the Rotary Foundation Cadre
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May 28th 2021 at 11:45 am
Dublin-Worthington Memorial Golf Classic
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June 1st - June 30th 2021 at 12:00 am
Virtual Marathon
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June 7th 2021 at 9:00 am
Tri-Village Annual Near and Far Golf Outing
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June 9th 2021 at 7:00 pm
Highlights of 2019-2020-Past RI President Mark Maloney
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June 12th - June 16th 2021 at 8:00 am
Rotary International Convention - Virtual
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June 16th 2021 at 7:00 pm
Conversation with Carol Pandak, RI Polio Plus Director
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June 23rd 2021 at 7:00 pm
Our Rotary Foundation Gives Hope--Trustee Chair Elect John Germ
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June 26th 2021 at 2:00 pm
District Governor Installation - Maryjane Shackelford
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June 28th 2021 at 6:30 pm
Virtual District Celebration
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June 30th 2021 at 7:00 pm
LAST CALL--When did you beome a Rotarian--Floyd Lancia
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August 27th 2021 at 8:30 am
Westerville Sunrise Golf Outing in Memory of Mike Beres
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September 11th 2021 at 9:00 am
District Fall Rotary Foundation Training
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Virtual Rotary District 6690
2019-2020 Awards

Thursday, January 28, 2021
6:00 PM

SAVE THESE DATES

Master Class Series

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June 8, 2021
5:00 pm Zoom

Monthly learning opportunities for anyone in the district

Bi-Monthly Membership Meeting

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May 11
“Building an Effective Membership Committee”
Next mtg May 11

Rotary Convention

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12-16 June 2021

2021 Rotary Convention will now be Virtual

125 Club

% to Goal

Our goal is to have 1000 members as part of the 125 club by June 30.
$100 to Annual Fund and
$25 to PolioPlus

District Assembly
Virtual Event

April 10, 2021
9:00 am – 12 noon

For all incoming club officers and club committee chairs

District 6690 Conference

Service Project Blitz

Rotarians want to help!

As part of the District Conference, we are planning a Rotary Service Project Blitz in District 6690.

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP TO HELP!

In the months of April and May, we would like to dispatch Rotarians to any club in the District that needs manpower help for any project. This is your opportunity to help and support a project that your club has always talked about but did not want to “bite off more than you can chew” (so to speak).

Review this list of projects that you can help with.

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July 10-12, 2020
Outbound Orientation

Otterbein University

Home of The Youth Exchange Scholarship

UPCOMING Monthly EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES

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July 16-18, 2020

Ohio University, Athens

Rotary Clubs Sponsorship Agreement Form
due by March 15, 2020.

Our Clubs

Welcome to Rotary District 6690, consisting of 59 clubs and over 3400 members in central and southeastern Ohio.
We are neighbors, community leaders, and global citizens uniting for the common good.
With you, we can accomplish even more. Yes, you can make a difference!

Who we are

We are people of action, motivated to improve our communities by making a direct and lasting impact through service.

We are problem solvers, working together to find solutions to global challenges.

We promote integrity through our fellowship of business, professional, and local leaders.

Together we transform communities, ourselves, and the future of Rotary in many ways.

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Steve Heiser

District Governor 2020-21
Rotary Club of Columbus
The Opportunities are Endless in Rotary

Our Causes

Rotary is dedicated to causes that build international relationships, improve lives, and create a better world to support our peace efforts and end polio forever.

PEACEBUILDING AND CONFLICT PREVENTION

Rotary encourages conversations to foster understanding within and across cultures. We train adults and young leaders to prevent and mediate conflict and help refugees who have fled dangerous areas.
Rotary encourages conversations to foster understanding within and across cultures. We train adults and young leaders to prevent and mediate conflict and help refugees who have fled dangerous areas.

DISEASE PREVENTION AND TREATMENT

We educate and equip communities to stop the spread of life-threatening diseases like polio, HIV/AIDS, and malaria. We improve and expand access to low-cost and free health care in developing areas.
We educate and equip communities to stop the spread of life-threatening diseases like polio, HIV/AIDS, and malaria. We improve and expand access to low-cost and free health care in developing areas.

WATER, SANITATION, AND HYGIENE

We support local solutions to bring clean water, sanitation, and hygiene to more people every day. We don’t just build wells and walk away. We share our expertise with community leaders and educators to make sure our projects succeed long-term.
We support local solutions to bring clean water, sanitation, and hygiene to more people every day. We don’t just build wells and walk away. We share our expertise with community leaders and educators to make sure our projects succeed long-term.

MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH

Nearly 6 million children under the age of five die each year because of malnutrition, poor health care, and inadequate sanitation. We expand access to quality care, so mothers and their children can live and grow stronger.
Nearly 6 million children under the age of five die each year because of malnutrition, poor health care, and inadequate sanitation. We expand access to quality care, so mothers and their children can live and grow stronger.

BASIC EDUCATION AND LITERACY

More than 775 million people over the age of 15 are illiterate. Our goal is to strengthen the capacity of communities to support basic education and literacy, reduce gender disparity in education, and increase adult literacy.
More than 775 million people over the age of 15 are illiterate. Our goal is to strengthen the capacity of communities to support basic education and literacy, reduce gender disparity in education, and increase adult literacy.

COMMUNITY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

We carry out service projects that enhance economic and community development and create opportunities for decent and productive work for young and old. We also strengthen local entrepreneurs and community leaders, particularly women, in impoverished communities.
We carry out service projects that enhance economic and community development and create opportunities for decent and productive work for young and old. We also strengthen local entrepreneurs and community leaders, particularly women, in impoverished communities.

PROTECTING THE ENVIRONMENT

Rotary members are tackling environmental issues the way they always do: coming up with projects, using their connections to change policy and planning for the future.
Rotary members are tackling environmental issues the way they always do: coming up with projects, using their connections to change policy and planning for the future.

OUR IMPACT

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WE CONNECT PEOPLE

WE CONNECT PEOPLE

Rotary unites more than a million people

Through Rotary clubs, people from all continents and cultures come together to exchange ideas, and form friendships and professional connections while making a difference in their backyards and around the world.

WE TRANSFORM COMMUNITIES

WE TRANSFORM COMMUNITIES

We take action locally and globally

Each day, our members pour their passion, integrity, and intelligence into completing projects that have a lasting impact. We persevere until we deliver real, lasting solutions.

WE SOLVE PROBLEMS

WE SOLVE PROBLEMS

No challenge is too big for us   

For more than 110 years, we’ve bridged cultures and connected continents to champion peace, fight illiteracy and poverty, promote clean water and sanitation, and fight disease.

TOGETHER, we see a world

where PEOPLE unite and take action

to CREATE lasting

CHANGE across the globe,

in our communities, and in ourselves.