Summary

The Rotary Club of Shippensburg is proud to sponsor the Rotaract Club of Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania.

Rotaract is a service club that is sponsored by Rotary International for young men and women between the ages of 18 and 30 years old. Rotaract clubs are typically university- or community-based and are sponsored by a local Rotary Club. The focus of Rotaract is to complete service projects relative to the physical and social well-being of the surrounding community while promoting international understanding and peace through a "framework of friendship and service." Rotaractors, or members of Rotaract, are also members of Rotary International.

 
 
Contacts

Club Contact

Claire Jantz
Rotaract Coordinator
rotaract@shippensburgrotary.org
 
 
 
Program Information

Why Join Rotaract?

  • Become a benefactor within the community
  • Help those in need
  • Build lasting friendships
  • Develop leadership skills
  • Enhance your college experience
  • Expand your experience and your résumé
  • Rotaract is a recognized International Service Club

Projects

Unless otherwise stated, all proceeds from events are given to efforts supporting LifeStraws.

  • Kickball Tournament
  • Annual holiday charity
  • Dodge Ball Tournament
  • Kings Kettle Food Pantry - Mondays, stock shelves; Tuesdays, distribute food

Goals

Rotaract has the following goals:
  • To develop professional and leadership skills
  • To emphasize respect for the rights of others, based on recognition of the worth of each individual
  • To recognize the dignity and value of all useful occupations as opportunities to serve
  • To recognize, practice, and promonte ethical standards as leadership qualities and vocational responsibilities
  • To develop knowledge and understanding of the needs, problems, and opportunities in the community and worldwide
  • To provide opportunities for personal and group activities to serve the community and promote international understanding and goodwill toward all people

Interested in Joining Rotaract?

For more information or to join the Rotaract Club of Shippensburg University, contact us.