Rotary Leadership Institute (RLI) Part I Topics Include:


Welcome & Introduction to RLI

• Interactive Session introducing the participants, key concepts of The Rotary Leadership Institute, and a summary of the three RLI course agendas and reference materials.


Leadership / Characteristics

An examination of leadership and group dynamics, leadership in volunteer organizations, motivation of volunteers, and how to develop your own leadership style.


My Rotary World

An overview of the purpose of Rotary and the administrative layers of Rotary International above the club level, both volunteer and paid. How can they help your club?


Vocational Service / Ethics

A thought-provoking Session exploring the basics tenets of Rotary's vocational philosophy, its ethical underpinnings, and its meaning to Rotarians, inside and outside the workplace.

Engaging Members

The first of two courses on Membership topics, this course centers on how we can effectively keep and involve quality members in our Rotary clubs.


Introduction to The Rotary Foundation

An introductory look at the basic goals, programs and financing of The Rotary Foundation. An exploration of the importance & value that the Foundation brings to clubs & RI.


Service Projects

In a small group environment, Rotary leaders discuss the planning, execution, and necessary creativity required to implement a service project meeting real community needs