Join Us for Rotary Club Day at the NEW Warehouse location:
3572 TC Jester Blvd.
Houston, TX 77018
 
Saturday, December 15, 2018
9AM - 12PM
 
 
BEARing Gifts provides holiday gifts to children under the care of CPS who otherwise would have no holiday cheer at all.  Over 11,000 children were served with our help last year!
 
Learn more information at https://bearesourcehouston.org/
 
 
 
 
 

The Rotary Club of Houston is a group of business leaders working together collaboratively to impact positive change in our community and around the world, operating consistently with Rotary's motto of Service Above Self. Some of our service projects include:
 

  • Rotary Distinguished Citizen Award is presented annually to someone in Houston who exhibits high ideals, leadership and philanthropy. The funds raised support the club’s on-going service activities.

 

  • Camp Enterprise is an annual activity that introduces business and business ethics to 75 high school juniors.  The funds for this event are raised with an annual golf tournament.

 

  • Burnett Bayland Outreach has delivered personal support and mentoring to at-risk children at the county run resident.


The club also works actively in many other areas including mentoring elementary school youth, giving assistance to ex-offenders, and international projects, including Polio Plus.

 

 

The object of Rotary is to encourage and foster the ideal of service as a basis of worthy enterprise and, in particular, to encourage and foster:

 

  • FIRST - The development of acquaintance as an opportunity for service; 
  • SECOND - High ethical standards in business and professions, the recognition of the worthiness of all useful occupations, and the dignifying of each Rotarian's occupation as an opportunity to serve society;
  • THIRD - The application of the ideal of service in each Rotarian's personal, business, and community life;
  • FOURTH - The advancement of international understanding, goodwill, and peace through a world fellowship of business and professional persons united in the ideal of service.

From the earliest days of the organization, Rotarians were concerned with promoting high ethical standards in their professional lives. One of the world's most widely printed and quoted statements of business ethics is The Four-Way Test, which was created in 1932 by Rotarian Herbert J. Taylor (who later served as RI president) when he was asked to take charge of a company that was facing bankruptcy. This 24-word test for employees to follow in their business and professional lives became the guide for sales, production, advertising, and all relations with dealers and customers, and the survival of the company is credited to this simple philosophy. Adopted by Rotary in 1943, The Four-Way Test has been translated into more than a hundred languages and published in thousands of ways. It asks the following four questions: "Of the things we think, say or do:

1. Is it the TRUTH?

2. Is it FAIR to all concerned?

3. Will it build GOOD WILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS?

4. Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?

AND AS THE ROTARY CLUB OF HOUSTON SAYS

5. Will it be FUN!

 
 

Please RSVP by noon on Tuesday.
$28 for all guests and visiting Rotarians who register in advance. $32 at the door.

Houston
We meet Thursdays at 12:00 PM
HESS Club
5430 Westheimer Rd
(REGISTRATION DESK OPENS AT 11:30)
Houston, TX  77056
United States of America

Phone:
(713) 973-9936
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Weekly Events
Join us prior to meetings at 11 a.m.
 
Networking-1st & 2nd Thursday's
Rotary 101 - 3rd Thursday
New Member Orientation-4th Thursday
 
 
Officers & Directors
President
President Elect
Secretary
Treasurer
Treasurer Elect
Sergeant-at-Arms
Past President
Director 2018-2021
Director 2018-2021
Director 2018-2021
Director 2018-2021
Director 2018-2021
Director 2016-2019
Director 2016-2019
Director 2016-2019
Director 2016-2019
Director 2017-2020
Director 2017-2020
Director 2017-2020
Director 2017-2020
Director At Large 2018-2019
Club Administrator
Burnett Bayland
Camp Enterprise Chair
Camp Enterprise Golf Tournament Chair
Classification Committee Chair
Distinguished Citizen Award Co-Chair
Distinguished Citizen Award Co-Chair
Fresh Start Co-Chair
Fresh Start Co-Chair
Golf Committee Chair
Grants Chair
Interact & Rotaract Co-Chair
Interact & Rotaract Co-Chair
Membership Co-Chair
Membership Co-Chair
Program Coordinator
Public Health Co-Chair
Public Health Co-Chair
Rodeo Co-Chair
Rodeo Co-Chair
Rotary 101
Rotary Foundation Chair
Youth and Education Co-Chair
Youth and Education Co-Chair
Veterans Committee Chair
 
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