Rotary’s Five Avenues of Service – The Clarksville Sunset Rotary Club is organized into to carry out the five Avenues of Service which form the foundation of Rotary’s work, ensuring focus on Service Above Self and that service efforts are balanced and advance all aspects of the Object of Rotary to encourage and foster the ideal of service as a basis of worthy enterprise.
Club Service — the First Avenue of Service We are a volunteer organization which requires everyone’s help to make the club operate. Everyone gets a chance to pitch in at various times throughout the year. Club Service includes tasks like collecting money at the door, giving the invocation, leading the opening song, greeting arriving members and the like.
Vocational Service — the Second Avenue of Service as business leaders, Rotarian’s share their skills and expertise through Vocational Service. Your Vocational Service efforts can play a vital role in improving the quality of life for those hardworking members of the community who need direction and expertise. By participating in any of a number of Vocational Service activities – mentoring, career days, vocational awards, business assistance, or even talking about your job at a club meeting – you can turn your experience into an invaluable resource for others.
Community Service — the Third Avenue of Service Many members focus on Community Service projects. Community Service can be likened to “rolling up our sleeves” to serve our community. Our projects include helping with the annual AUSA \ Sunset Rotary Tour de Campbell bike ride, supporting Veteran’s Barn Door PTSD project, participating in Bowl for Kid’s Sake, participating in various scholarship programs or one of many others projects.
International Service — the Fourth Avenue of Service International Service is for the advancement of international understanding, goodwill, and peace through a world fellowship of business and professional persons united in the ideal of service, to expand Rotary’s humanitarian reach around the globe and to promote world understanding and peace.