Welcome to Rotary District 7710

Welcome to the website of Rotary District 7710, consisting of 47 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

Turn on the Lights

During 2013-2014, the Rotary global theme was “Engage Rotary, Change Lives”. The Cary-Kildaire Rotary Club wanted to take advantage of this theme, so they applied for a district matching grant that would allow the club to change the lives of a group of young women in Cary. They worked with The Corral Riding Academy, a […]

Supporting Caregivers

On February 15, Rotarians from seven clubs came together in support of families affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other memory disorders. Members of the Durham Clubs, including the eClub of District 7710, organized an event in honor of the tremendous impact caregivers make every day in the lives of their loved ones. Over 46 caregivers and loved […]

PHF Awarded to Dr. Andrew Lodge

Durham Sunrise Rotary proudly hosted a presentation of the Paul Harris Fellow Award to Dr. Andrew Lodge of the Pediatric Cardiac Unit of Duke University Hospital Dr. Lodge led a team of doctors, specialists, and nurses from Duke University Hospital on a VTT/medical mission to the Philippines last September under a Rotary Foundation Global Grant. […]

Promoting Fellowships at the Upcoming District Conference

The 2015 District Conference in New Bern, NC is just around the corner and I’m getting excited about the opportunity to promote building membership in Rotary Fellowships. Rotary Fellowships are groups of Rotarians, Rotarian spouses, and Rotaractors who join together to: Share a common interest in worthwhile recreational activities (sports, hobbies, etc.) Further their vocational […]

Annual Spring Peace Fellows Conference

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 […]

35 Prepare to travel to Dominican

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.

DG Elect Newman in Training

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.

RTP Club Reboots and Rebuilds

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.

Elvis Serenades at Memory Cafe

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!

What are Rotary Fellowships?

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 […]

Welcome New Youth Exchange Students

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 […]

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