Rotary Club of Boracay
Alkan, Boracay, Philippines
Boracay Rotary Club : Service Above Self, this is the official motto and guiding principle of all Rotary Clubs in the world and it is taken to heart by the Rotary Club of Boracay in its tireless efforts to help their assigned communities while simultaneously promoting the island as one of the most amazing tropical destinations anywhere in the world. The club is at the forefront of all endeavors to improve life for the residents and sustain the bio-diversity of the island through their concerted efforts with other organizations. The group does not only wish to help the people, but the places they live in as well.
Rotary Club of Boracay
In July 2 of 1997, the Rotary Club of Boracay was officially created and began its work. This is one of the numerous branches of the well known organization which is known as Rotary International. From its inception, the Rotary Club of Boracay had twenty-five members who worked on serving the community and protecting the environment. Currently, there are more members and the community service endeavors they have accomplished are wider in scope. Apart from Boracay itself, they have helped communities in other parts of Malay, Nabas and Buruanga towns.
Similar to its mother group, the Rotary Club of Boracay has the objectives of becoming a significant factor of positive change in this region while simultaneously endeavoring within Rotary’s motto of “Service Above Self”. The group is very active in their efforts to the betterment of their area.
The Rotary Club of Boracay also adheres to the 4 avenues of service that all Rotary Club branches stick to in all their undertaking and missions. The effectiveness of their services is based on the rapport and camaraderie that members share. The Rotary Club of Boracay is constantly spearheading activities for the members like the periodic general assemblies, commemorating Rotary International events and also Rotary Family Month.
Rotary Club of Boracay’s vocational service concentrates on serving other people while adhering to the best moral guidelines. This is in line with the club’s community service which deals with improving the lives of the people in their locales of jurisdiction. The Rotary Club of Boracay organizes efforts to rehabilitate and sustain aquatic life safe havens in their assigned locales.
The group is also very active in assisting public education facilities in terms of repair and maintenance. Even qualified pupils are given 1-year vocational courses by the Rotary Club of Boracay. And for those really in need , the club is one of the first to sponsor feeding efforts, programs for independent livelihoods and funding construction of multi-purpose facilities to help the community further.
Finally, Rotary Club of Boracay’s international service is concentrated on sharing the beneficial effects of peace and understanding for all fellowmen and women. The club organizes many efforts to create awareness and concern for needy communities and their residents, outlining the essentials of proper education and the many kinds of performing and non-performing arts and the care and maintenance of animals in need.
Members of the Rotary Club of Boracay get to improve their new skills in being leaders when they actively participate in helping their areas of responsibility and coordinating with other important sectors of the areas where they help out. This allows members the chance to connect with similar minded professionals within their areas or even those outside and help develop more contacts and social networking skills. The Rotary Club of Boracay stresses the importance of having one’s family join in the numerous events and undertakings of the club.
The Rotary Club of Boracay is genuinely on the path to succeeding in one of its primary goals, to be the most influential non-government organization in this area. And, while focusing on these undertakings and projects, they also actively endorse Boracay island as the best tourist spot for both foreign and local vacationers and holidaymakers.