Rochester Rotary

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Rochester, Mich. —Sept. 8, 2015 – Rochester Rotary, a member club of Rotary International, a worldwide organization of business, professional and community leaders that provides humanitarian service and encourages high ethical standards in all vocations, invites prospective members to learn more about the club at a business networking event scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 24 from 6:00 to 8:00 p. m. at the Rochester Tap Room, located at 6870 Rochester Road in the Papa Joe’s Plaza.

“Rochester Rotary has a reputation throughout SE Michigan as being one of the region’s most active and dynamic clubs,” Alan McLellan, Rochester Rotary president said. “To keep our membership vital, we are always looking to add new members who are successful in their profession and want to connect with like-minded, service-oriented individuals. We also have different membership options that take into consideration the demands of our members’ career responsibilities.”

McLellan added that Rotary is an excellent club for those who subscribe to the Rotary International motto of Service Above Self, are interested in career development and business development and want to form lifelong relationships through their involvement in community service. There is no need to register for the Rotary Night Out event, but questions can be directed to Alan McLellan at or 586-980-2467.

About Rochester Rotary
Celebrating 61 years as a club in 2015, Rochester Rotary is one of 34,000 member clubs of Rotary International, which has more than 1.2 million members and raises and disburses funds for charitable, educational and scientific purposes. Monies are raised through social events and service projects organized by the club, ‘fines’ collected at Rochester Rotary meetings and gifts offered to the club through members and supporters.

The club welcomes new members who live or work in Rochester, Rochester Hills or Oakland Township. For membership information, contact Jeff Whitbey at Rochester Rotary meets each Tuesday at noon at the River Crest Banquet Hall on Avon Road and Livernois in Rochester Hills. Like us on facebook at and learn more at

About Rotary International
Rotary’s main objective is service — in the community, in the workplace, and around the globe. The 1.2 million Rotarians who hail from Rotary clubs in nearly every country in the world share a dedication to the ideal of Service Above Self. Rotary clubs are open to people of all cultures and ethnicities and are not affiliated with any political or religious organizations. Learn more at