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.

District News

District Hosts Peace Fellows

Rotary Peace Fellows have arrived for Class 14 at Duke-UNC. Randy Fraser, Rotary Club of Raleigh, and his wife Pam and additional District 7710 Rotarians are once again serving as host counselors for incoming Peace Fellows. The Duke-UNC Rotary Peace Center selects Rotary Peace fellows based on their ability to have a significant, positive impact […]

Alzheimer’s Video Developed

A 25 minute Alzheimer’s Video providing insight into Alzheimer’s disease was developed by Apex Sunrise and Cary MacGregor. The video starts with an introduction by Alice Watkins, Executive Director of Alzheimer’s NC. She provides the background of the organization and its relationship with Rotary. She also provides an excellent summary of C.A.R.T.’s role in providing funding […]

4-Way Test Contest

The Four-Way Test Essay Contest is coming! The essay contest is open to 7th and 8th graders who submit essays in local contests hosted by each Rotary Club. The deadline for entries to the local contest is December 7, 2015, so there is plenty of time for your club to arrange a contest and collect […]

Fill That Bus News

The Rotary Clubs of Durham are holding their annual “Fill That Bus” event to benefit the non-profit “Crayons2Calulators.” District Governor Newman Aguiar spoke to channel 11 news about the event. Click here to read and see more.

World Polio Day October 24

October 24th, 2015 is World Polio Day. District 7710 is working hard on generating excitement in clubs to raise funds to help fight this disease. Check out our new page for information on how your club can help.

Global Run 4 Water

It is BAAACCCCKK!!!! The Fourth Annual GlobalRun4Water is back for another fantastic year! Save the Date – Sunday, September 27 at 4:00pm at the WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, NC. Back by popular demand…or we should say, back by NEED in our world! There are millions of people around the world who suffer on a daily […]

Focused Filmmaker

With a small cassette recorder, Anna Jones set out to tell the story of her father, North Carolina’s first black school board chairman. Anna Jones set out with a little RadioShack cassette recorder in 2007 to document a few stories about her parents. When a mayor of a small North Carolina town told her, “Your father did more for Northampton […]

Take a Kid to a Ballgame

Sunday, August 2, 2015 Durham Bulls Athletic Park Game Time: 5:00 p.m. Food Is Served at 4:15 p.m. Cost Per Kid:      $12.50 Cost Per Adult:  $25.00 The Durham Bulls are donating tickets to kids.  The $12.50 is to cover the cost of food.  The $25.00 for Adult Tickets is for ticket and food. Bring your […]

Mini-RLI Event

A mini-RLI event will be held at the Duke Corporate Education Office on the American Tobacco Campus at 310 Blackwell Street in Durham, NC. This event only includes Step 1 of the three-step training program. The date for the event is October 10, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM, with lunch and breaks included. See full information here with […]

Promoting Rotary at ‘Extra Innings’

Members of the District’s PR Committee attended USA Baseball’s ‘Extra Innings’ networking event on July 7, 2015. Jim Lovejoy, Cary Rotary Club Past President and current District 7710 PR Chair was accompanied by Mike Wienold of the North Raleigh Club and PR Committee member and Mike’s son Peter. The Apex Sunrise Club was gracious enough […]

Governor’s Challenge

Congratulations to recipients of the Governor’s Award of Excellence! Angier Gregory, Sheree Apex Sunrise Bosse, Randall Paul Sperath, John R. Tillerson, Brady S. Winebrenner, Terry L. Capital City – Raleigh Story, Michael Cary Caran, Elizabeth F Colopy, Travis Wright Faulkner, Richard Fletcher, Bill Hatcher, H John Jr. Sain, Jonathan Kelly Sausman, Paul Stanton, F. Ronald […]

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