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 Rotary Club of Amman West was chartered on March 19, 1996 and currently, the Club has 25 members. With a vision is to be an energetic club, implementing viable community projects while enjoying a healthy fellowship, and developing club, Jordan and district leadership.  and in an aim to achieve the Rotary International mission,  which is to provide service to others, promote integrity, and advance world understanding, goodwill, and peace through its fellowship of business, professional, and community leader.
 
  In an aim to achieve the mission of Rotary under the motto of "service above self", the club has conducted many projects, some of which have become annual projects, such as:
  • Meals on Wheels "Mawaed Al Rahman"  or Packages on Wheels as of 2013
  • Blood Donation Campaign with the Blood bank
  • Vocational Training Corporation Support
  • A revolving microfinance loan with the Aqaba Women's association
  • Tree planting
  • An Orphan’s Iftar
  • A Orphan's Christmas events
  • Contribution to Rotary Polio Plus

Club projects over the years included social, environmental and health projects (in addition to projects conducted with other clubs in Jordan) such as:

  • Water Harvesting Project with Rotary Grant - May 2015 to 2017
  • Darajati Project (My Bicycle) - May 2015 
  • Rotary Club of Amman West Forest with Al-Shajarah Society, Jan 2014  onward 
  • Support to Al-Khansaa Center to Support Women, July 2013
  • Royal Botanic Garden support, April 2012
  • Pilot water Project in a School in Sabha , 2011  
  • Adopt-a-School Library initiative, 2010
  • Cycle Tour, Mecca to Rome Cycle Tour 2010 to 2011
  • Cycle Tour, Rome - Mecca, 2008 to 2009
  • Bird Sanctuary project in Aqaba,  2004 to 2008
  • 1st Rotaract Clubs Retreat in Jordan, 2008
  • Operation Smile - Jordan North Region Mission, 2009
  • Reduce Child Mortality Project with Operation Smile Jordan, 2009
  • Wheel Chair support, 1998 & 2004- 2005
  • School bags for students, 1998
  • Green Houses Project in Sheikh Hussein area, 1998
  • Participated in Clean up the World Campaign, 2004 to 2010
  • Dafa distributing heater 2000-2001
  • Fuggees supporting refugee children in USA.
  • School Bags 2013
  • Gift of life operating on children born with heart problem 

 Over the years, the club has succeeded in chartering a Rotaract Club in 2006 and an Interact Club in 2008.  The youth within these clubs continuously conduct social projects as well as work within the district.

Throughout the years, the club has built a sound and great reputation and is the Twin to three clubs; Rotary Club of Nicosia Aspelia - Cyprus,  Rotary Club of Koura - Lebanon & Rotary Club of Al Jizah - Egypt.

The members of Rotary Club of Amman West have also been active within the Rotary Foundation and have acquired more than 21 Paul Harris Fellows.

Club Presidents and Honorary Secretaries over the years are listed here below:

     

Year s

President

Honorary Secretary

2017-2018 Maha Qubain Firas Abu Naffa 
 2016- 2017
  Mutaz Barbour
Khaled Zumot
2015- 2016
Hisham Hawari
Maha Qubain-Halasa
2014-2015 
Majdi Fasheh
Hisham Hawari
2013- 2014
Diala Al-Alami
Mutaz Barbour
 2012 - 2013
 
 Hadi Abu Saoud
 Sa'd Qashu

2011 - 2012

Bashar Asfour

Diala Al- Alami

2010 - 2011

Munqeth Mehyar

Hadi Abu Soud

2009 - 2010

Hania Kabariti

Khaled Zumot

2008 - 2009

Khaldoun Madi

Manal Wazani

2007 - 2008

Samer Aklouk

Khaled Zumot

2006 - 2007

Samir Bdeir

Khaldoun Madi

2005 - 2006

Mohammed Imam

Munqeth Mehyar

2004 - 2005

Munther Nafaa

Samir Bdeir

2003 - 2004

Ala' Haddad

Khaled Zumot

2002 - 2003

Abdul Raouf Al Taher

Samer Aklouk

2001 - 2002

Sami Bseiso

Ala' Haddad

2000 - 2001

Majdi Fasheh

Samer Aklouk

1999 - 2000

Muhsen Mufleh

Sami Bseiso

1998 - 1999

Bashar Asfour

Hani Abu Al Rous

1997 - 1998

Haleem Abu Rahmeh

Bashar Asfour

1996 - 1997

Mohammed Khayyat

Sa'd Qashu