A Rotaract club is an organization sponsored by a Rotary club. 

Consisting of young people aged 18 to 30 years, it aims to provide its members in an atmosphere of friendship and mutual assistance, the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and methods to promote the development of their personality, taking into account the physical and social needs of the community and to work for good relations between peoples


Rotaract helps young people:

  • Increase their professional competence and leadership skills;
  • Respect the rights of others and recognize the value of each;
  • Recognize the dignity and importance of all useful occupations and consideration as a means of action within society;
  • Accept, observe and promote high ethical standards as a basis for any professional activity;
  • Appreciate and understand the needs, problems and potential of the community and other countries;
  • Lead, in individual or collective action in the public interest favouring local or international agreement.
Further information on Rotaract clubs in District 5050 can be found on at www.rotaract5050.org or contact Rotary District 5050 Chair Al Stjernegaard at stjerne@shaw.ca.