Rotary Australia World Community Service (RAWCS)

Rotary International is a worldwide organisation of business and

professional leaders that provides humanitarian service, encourages

high ethical standards in all vocations, and helps build goodwill and

peace in the world.

Some 1.2 million Rotarians belong to more than 31,000 Rotary clubs located in 167 countries. RAWCS

In Australia, Rotary Australia World Community Service Ltd (RAWCS) is the arm of Rotary International

that assists Rotary Clubs to develop and manage international projects as part of their community


There is a national Board, and the organisation is divided into five regions (Northern, Eastern, Southern,

Central, Western ), each with a regional committee whose Chair is a Director and member of the

National Board. Rotary Australia World Community Service Ltd (RAWCS) is a public company limited

by guarantee (ACN 003 444 264), and bound by its Memorandum and Articles of Association.

District 9630 Projects

RAWCS approved programs include:

PolioPlus volunteers

Donations in Kind (DIK)

Rotarians Against Malaria (RAM)

Ranfurly Library

Village Aide Program

Green Gecko

Shelters - Cambodia

Kundiawa General Hospital - PNG

ORO Province Disaster Relief

PNG and East Timor Projects

Nepal and Thailand Projects

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