Rotary was founded in 1905 as the world’s first volunteer service organization and now includes 35,000 clubs and 1.2 million members in more than 150 countries. Our motto – Service Above Self – conveys our humanitarian spirit. Rotary brings dedicated professionals together to exchange ideas, build relationships and take action. To date, Rotary has donated $3.2 billion to fight poverty and disease and sponsored countless non-profit programs worldwide. Beyond Borders Rotary E-Club, is partnering with Rotarians around the globe in a “Countdown to History.” With your help, we will end polio for good.