What is Rotary?

Rotary is where neighbors, friends, and problem-solvers share ideas, join leaders, and take action to create lasting change – across the globe, in our communities, and in ourselves. Members of the Rotary Club of West Bend are:

  • Business Leaders
  • Professional Leaders
  • Community Leaders

The Club meets every Monday at 12:00 P.M. (noon) to network with other professionals, learn about current events in our community, and plan and implement service activities.


Why should your Organization be a Corporate Member?

  • Business Networks Develop relationships with leaders from a wide cross-section of business, public, and cultural institutions.
  • Leadership Development & Personal Satisfaction. Provides emerging leaders with an opportunity to grow personally and professionally.
  • Corporate Image. Rotary is a highly respected icon in both local and international communities.
  • Access. Access to a pre-screened audience that conducts its business and personal relationships in an ethical manner.
  • World Citizenship. Promote world peace through contacts shared among Rotarians in more than 34,000 clubs worldwide.

What is expected of Membership?

  • Attendance. We meet weekly at noon on Mondays at Krimmer’s Restaurant. While we understand that you can’t make every meeting, regular attendance is recommended so that you get the most out of your Rotary experience.
  • Meeting Programs. Members are expected to help with meeting programming by signing up to be the Greeter and Invocation
  • Leader. The Greeter will also be expected to do a Classification Talk at the meeting where they are Greeter.
  • Dues. Dues for regular Members are $140 per quarter. Dues for Corporate Members are $140 per quarter for the Primary Designee, and $31 per quarter for each Additional Designee. Your dues cover:
    • District & International Dues ($31 per quarter)
    • Meals
    • Club Expenses
    • Youth Support (e.g. Badger Boys & Girls sponsorship, World Affairs Seminar student sponsorship)
    • Scholarships
    • Grants - Local & International
    • Every Rotarian Every Year Foundation Donation
    • Paul Harris Dinner for you and a guest
  • Service. Rotarians are expected to serve their Clubs and their communities. All new members are expected to join a committee and help with our Main Events.
  • Recruitment. Each Member’s goal is to recruit one new Member every year.