About Us


Rotary is a volunteer organization of 1.2 million business and professional leaders united worldwide to provide humanitarian services and help build goodwill and peace across borders. There are about 32,000 Rotary clubs in 200 countries conducting projects that address illiteracy, hunger, poverty, lack of clean water and disease.

Founded in Chicago in 1905 by business Paul Harris, Rotary has been given credit for eradicating polio around the world through its humanitarian interventions in 122 countries.

Rotary International and CT District 7980 sponsor a variety of projects to improve living conditions here and overseas which can be joined and supported.