Welcome

President Jeff Kolin

President Ann Gospe, 2023 – 2024

Welcome to the Rotary Club of Santa Rosa. 

“We have dreams but acting on them is a choice. Imagine a world that deserves our best, where we get up each day knowing that we can make a difference” -Jennifer Jones, Rotary International President 2022-2023

We celebrate our first woman Rotary International president and join in her vision with this year’s theme – “Imagine Rotary.” The colors of green, purple, and white represent our commitment to the environment, to eradicating polio and to doing our part to teach peace and conflict resolution.

 Now in our 100th year as the Rotary Club of Santa Rosa, we serve our community and world in seven areas of focus: water and sanitation, economic and community development, maternal and child health, supporting the environment, basic education and literacy, disease prevention and treatment, peace and conflict prevention/resolution. We strive to live by our motto “Service Above Self.” … (continue reading)

President Ann’s Debunking

Flip Flops & Hawaiian Shirts – We’re Partying Parrothead Style! Join us for President Ann’s Debunking on June 26.

Come join the fun as we toast (roast) President Ann and her year as President. We will be dark on the afternoon of June 26, and will gather that evening, at the Gospe home, decked out in our best festive/tropical attire.

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Rotary in Action in Wartime Ukraine

Since the start of the war Sonoma County Rotary Clubs have partnered with a local Rotary Club in Santa Rosa’s Ukrainian Sister City to deliver much-needed humanitarian support through their network of all-volunteer Rotarians in Ukraine.

Thanks to generous support of our Rotary Clubs and community, to date our partnership with the Rotary Club of Cherkasy-Centre has raised $275,000, of which $185,000 was used for 6,000 specialized first-aid kits and critical medical supplies, and $90,000 for emergency (more…)

 

Club Happenings

Arundo Clean Up – March 9, 2024

Arundo Clean Up – March 9, 2024

Arundo Clean Up March 9, 2024  Well it did not rain until we finished. Our team made up of Rotarians from Windsor, Healdsburg, Ukiah and me. Interact Clubs from Windsor and Healdsburg too. Some non Rotarians too. My partner was Charlie. He is not a Rotarian, but I...

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Meat Auction – November 2, 2023

Meat Auction – November 2, 2023

Annual Meat Auction – On 11/2/23 Our Rotary club held it's annual Meat Auction.  Every year our club sponsor's SRJC students to buy and raise lambs, cattle, and sheep.  They then sell them at auction. Our club buys some of them and auctions the meat to help raise...

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