Welcome to Rotary District 7710
Welcome to the website of Rotary District 7710, consisting of 46 clubs in Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill and surrounding communities in North Carolina. We are part of Rotary International, one of the world’s largest service organizations, where more than 1.2 million members believe it starts with a commitment to Service Above Self. You'll find our members volunteering in communities at home and abroad to support education and job training, provide clean water, combat hunger, improve health and sanitation, and eradicate polio. Explore our site and see what we’re doing to make a difference. Or become a Rotarian yourself by joining today.
On April 11th, 2015, ten graduating fellows will host Rotarians, faculty, staff, students, and local participants as they present their research on a wide range of issues affecting peace around the world. The theme this year is “People-Centered Approaches to Conflict Resolution and Sustainable Peace.” Please visit our Spring 2015 Conference page, for more details […]
For the 3rd consecutive year, Rotarians from across the district make plans to travel to Dominican Republic to focus on sanitation project in late January.
Newman and Ann-Louise Aguiar will travel this month to attend the amazing International Assembly with 520 other 2015-16 Governors from around the world.
With the combined energy of President Elect Andrew Kerr and President Joy Alford-Brand, the RTP club is growing membership by boldly inviting local community leaders and offering great programs. Club veterans have demonstrated exceptional vision and commitment.
When the Cary clubs offer their monthly Memory Café for Alzheimers patients and their caregivers, the event includes not only a free dinner but memorable entertainers!
I often think about my Rotary experience and what amount of time is appropriate considering the many other demands on my time. I don’t look at the time as an expense as much as I do an investment though. Through my Rotary Club and the District projects I’ve worked on, I’ve made relationships with many […]
Our District welcomes our 4 new Youth Exchange Students including , from left, Heida Maack (Iceland), Gabrial Patrial (Brazil), Enrico Pappalardo (Italy) and Cami Trucone (Argentina). They will attend high school and live with host families during their 11 month stay. They will travel to the mountains and the coast. Learn more about Rotary Youth […]
Coins for Alzheimer’s Research Trust (CART) encourages donations of coins from member’s pockets or purse to fund research projects. 450 Clubs participate in this effort and have funded 26 extraordinary grants seeking a cure. This year we will place special emphasis on CART from October 13-17 by encouraging club members to put $5+ in the […]
The Brazilians are coming! On November 1st, 15 Brazilian healthcare professionals will travel to our district to learn about advances in research and care for families effected by Alzheimers Disease. They will meet researchers from Duke and UNC, visit Adult Day Care Centers and be trained in Caregiver Training at our local AlzheimersNC office. They […]
Check out our NEW “Thank You Sponsors Banner” to highlight the generous contributions of those who have contributed in the past to help keep affordable our District Conference. Lori Barbier, Chair of the 2015 New Bern District Conference Committee, sparkles with appreciation!
The Durham community rallied around the 2014 Crayons2Calculators Fill that Bus effort to collect school supplies for teachers with total contributions topping $100,000, far above the $75,000 goal set for the project. More than 250 groups collected supplies with still other individuals donating directly to the Crayons2Calculators (C2C) warehouse or at special events held to […]
December 22, 1923 – August 19, 2014 Barrie joined Rotary in 1946 and was, in the eyes of many, the finest Rotarian they had ever met. He served as RI Director 1993-1994 and continued as an inspiring Rotarian in the Zebulon Club. In Barrie’s honor, let’s Light Up Rotary!