Membership

The purpose of the Rotary eClub of District 5960, is to open the opportunities of Rotary to business professionals, leaders, and philanthropists who maybe unable to meet traditional attendance requirements due to physical immobility, schedule conflicts, occupational demands, or even living too far from a traditional Rotary club.

To be a member of the Rotary eClub 5960 International Community means:

  • You live or do business in any Rotary District in our Rotary world.
  • Your current circumstances are such that it is not possible to meet the attendance requirements of a traditional Rotary club, which is typically a weekly meeting in a specific location.
  • You are a contributor to society in your profession, occupation, industry, business, or community role.
  • You commit to the personal ethic of Service Above Self, The Four-Way Test, and support the Objectives of Rotary.
  • You have been invited by a Rotary sponsor to join Rotary eClub 5960 and approved for membership by its Board of Directors.
  • You are willing to participate regularly in the Rotary eClub 5960 Community and as appropriate and feasible you are willing to accept a leadership role.
  • Understand and agree that eClub programs, forums and business are conducted in English.
  • You are willing to be challenged to financially support club projects and the Rotary Foundation.
  • You have regular access to the Internet and are willing to participate in the Rotary Rotary eClub 5960 meetings.
  • You are prepared to pay current dues: See Below.

Where do our Rotary membership dues go:

  • Rotary International dues – $55/year
    • Additional Fees – $20/year
      Council on Legislation, Rotarian Magazine, G.L. Insurance, and D& O/EOL Assessments.
  • District 5960 dues – $52/year
  • eClub dues – $143/year
    Note: Rotary eClub members do not have the added expense of weekly meals at meetings, making our dues more affordable that traditional clubs.  We encourage members to connect and make a difference. Consider visiting a local club for breakfast or lunch or making a donation to the eClub in support of a current or future project.

Total Rotary eClub Dues: $270/year (Payable Annually, Bi-Annually, or Quarterly)

Additional Expenses

  • Rotary International requests that each member contribute a minimum of $100 per year to the Rotary International Foundation annual fund.
  • Our eClub will attempt to make a contribution to the Fast for Hope District project.
  • Special events will be charged to participants.

Participation:

  • Club members are expected to participate with one fund raiser during the year and to help with one club service project.

Dues Structure

Our goal is to provide an affordable opportunity for members to participate in an active Rotary, in an online eClub format, while still being able to afford to attend other Rotary Clubs and give generously to Rotary projects.

  • Rotary’s fiscal year is July 1 – June 30.  (You will be pro-rated according to the month you join)
  • Dues are payable annually, bi-annually, or quarterly.

Membership Qualifications

Rotary prospects shall be in good standing in their community and recommended by an active Rotary member. A new member shall seek to be involved with service projects of their choice. A venue of opportunities will be developed for the choice of less experienced new members. We will seek to identify opportunities with other Rotary clubs. All rules and regulations of Rotary International apply.

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Thank you for your interest in the Rotary eClub 5960!  Our membership chairperson will get back to you to discuss your submission.

Are you interested in joining the eClub?

Show your support and interest by becoming a “Pre-Charter Club Member” of the Rotary eClub of District 5960!  We are asking interested individuals to begin their Rotary Club journey with us by filling out the form above (too let us know you’re interested) and making a 1 time donation of $50 to help get our eClub get fully funded.

Keep in mind, you will not be charged actual dues until the club is chartered.  Your $50 donation would be put towards the ongoing expenses related to hosting and maintenance of the eClub website, ongoing content generation and editing of eClub programs, and management of the eClub’s finances and membership data until eClub leadership has been officially determined.

If you’re ready to get started, please fill out the for above and click button below to make your donation of $50 or more to the Rotary eClub of District 5960!

Send Correspondence via the USPS to:

Rotary eClub of 5960
c/o: Kirk Anderson
PO Box 291
St. Croix Falls, WI 54024

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