Goals and Objectives 2017-18

President & Board 2017-2018 Goals:

Receive a Presidential Citation award

Encourage succession planning and sharing club responsibilities

Membership:  Net gain of 5, 2 of which are 40 years or younger, 2 women if possible


  • Retain members
  • Fun Fun Fun meetings
  • Firesides x 4
  • Spruce up new member induction and orientation
  • Focus on Red Badge
  • Rework Rotary Member Application to include references and include reference checks in approval process

Communications:  More of what we do already to promote and publicize our good works


  • Keep website current
  • Calendar all known events for the year to increase participation
  • Use monthly Rotary themes and align weekly speakers to themes
  • Increase quantity of presentations from Youth Exchange students, DFY, RYLA
  • Support vocational service by adding vocation days 4th week of each month
  • Use new logos in all publications
  • Coordinate a reporter for the Daddy Daughter Dance



  • Increase foundation giving so that every member donates at least $25 this year
  • Introduce new ways to make giving easy; piggy pennies, in kind donation tubs
  • Use club points for Paul Harris Fellowships



  • Set a foundation in place to initiate a Rotaract Club in 2018 or 2019
  • More Youth participation in weekly meetings
  • Rejuvenate DFY

Service Projects:


  • Bring vocational service back
  • Implement a new environmental project
  • Partner with another club on one of our projects
  • New Daddy Daughter chairman
    • Grow the Daddy Daughter revenues



  • Strategic Plan review and celebration or update
  • Bylaw changes re: attendance
  • More Rotarians on the ballot and perform elections early
  • Keep roster updated
  • President e-communication with members
  • Take action lapse dues