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Boulder Rotary Club Foundation 2020 Annual Report

Boulder Rotary Club Foundation 2020 Annual Report

Despite the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, the Boulder Rotary Club Foundation had a successful year supporting the Good Works of the Boulder Rotary Club. Principal gifts made in 2020 included $78,500 for the Pine Ridge Reservation Clean Water Project;...

What Is Rotary? Why Did We Join?

As part of the Boulder Rotary Club centennial celebration, we compiled a short video based on interviews of our current club members. Find out what Rotary means to us, why we joined, and why we love being part of such an amazing group. [video width="1280" height="720"...

BRC History: Those Wacky Rotarians

BRC History: Those Wacky Rotarians

Occasionally the staid and sophisticated members of Boulder cut loose and have a little fun. Sometimes this involves alcohol, sometimes not. A notice in the RiB recently asking for recent such anecdotes evoked no response. I guess they will have to wait for the next...

BRC History: World Community Service Committee

BRC History: World Community Service Committee

With reporting from the Rotary History Committee in 1994 In a town where so many people travel the world, it’s no surprise that Boulder Rotary has accomplished so many international projects. Our World Community Service Committee began in the Rotary year of 1976-77,...

BRC History: Service to Our Community

BRC History: Service to Our Community

You’ve all heard about Boulder Rotary’s first service project in 1919, giving out flytraps to downtown businesses to eliminate the pesky insects. Our club has always been active locally and here are a few examples. In 1921, the city had to approve a $50,000 bond issue...

BRC History: New Clubs and New Models for Rotary

BRC History: New Clubs and New Models for Rotary

Our club is noted for taking Rotary to others, creating new clubs geographically and developing innovative formats for members who might not be able to attend traditional Friday lunch meetings due to travel, business responsibilities, distance, or disability. Boulder...

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