Designated Months

Rotary has desinated months to help clubs Develop meeting agendas, projects, or public image campaigns based on these special occasions.

The Concept is to give all the clubs of the District a Ready Reckoner of the types of Service Projects, which could be indulged, during the Year, and help plan the activities of the year, mostly based on the Rotary Calendar i.e. Rotary Designated Months.

July - (Non Designated Month)

Start of new Rotary officers' year of service.

August - Membership & Extension Month

Membership and New Club Development Month, a time to focus on Rotary's continuing need for growth, to seek new members and form new clubs.

September - Basic Education & Literacy

Area of Focus : Basic Education and Literacy Month, Promote Liteacy and It's a time when Rotary clubs and districts highlight Rotaract by joining in projects with their Rotaract clubs.

October - Economic and Community development

Area of Focus : Economic and Community Development Month. This month also includes : International Day for the Eradication of Poverty on the 17th and World Polio Day on the 24th of October.

November

Rotary Foundation Month. Clubs and Districts call attention to the programs of The Rotary Foundation and frequently cultivate additional financial support for the Foundation by promoting contributions for Paul Harris Fellows and Sustaining Members.

December - Decease Prevention and Treatment

Area of Focus : Disease Prevention and Treatment Month.This month includes : World AIDS Day on the 1st and International Day of Disabled Persons on the 3rd of December

January - Vocational Services

Vocational Service Month During this period, clubs highlight the importance of the business and professional life of each Rotarian. Special activities promote the vocational avenue of service.

February - World Understanding Month

Vocational Service Month During this period, clubs highlight the importance of the business and professional life of each Rotarian. Special activities promote the vocational avenue of service.

March - Water & Sanitation

Area of Focus: Water and Sanitation Month. This month also includes the World Rotaract Week from the 7th until 14th of March.

April - Maternal & Child Health

Area of Focus: Maternal and Child Health Month. This month also includes the Birthday of Paul Harris on the 19th of April.

May - New Generation

Youth Service Month, Rotary clubs of the world give special emphasis to the many Rotary-sponsored programs which serve children and young people.

June - Rotary Fellowship

Rotary Fellowships Month, Rotary clubs indulge in fellowship activities, thanks giving and like.