Nelsonville Rotary Club
The Rotary Club of Nelsonville is an organization of business and professional leaders united to provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and help build goodwill and peace in the world. In more than 160 countries worldwide, approximately 1.2 million Rotarians belong to more than 30,000 Rotary clubs.
The Nelsonville Rotary Club’s membership represents a cross section of the community’s business and professional men and women. The club meets at noon on Wednesdays at the Rocky Outdoor Gear Store. The meetings are non political, nonreligious, and open to all cultures, races, and creeds.
2021-22 Rotary International Theme
Serve to Change Lives
[From Rotary International]
Rotary International President Shekhar Mehta is urging members to become more involved in service projects, saying that caring for and serving others is the best way to live because it changes not only other people’s lives, but also our own.
Meet our president
Shekhar Mehta, an accountant, is chair of the Skyline Group, a real estate development company he founded. He is also a director of Operation Eyesight Universal (India), a Canada-based organization.
Mehta pioneered a program that has performed more than 1,500 life-changing heart surgeries in South Asia. He is also the architect of the TEACH Program, which promotes literacy throughout India and has reached thousands of schools.