Welcome to Rotary District 5790 composed of 73 vibrant Clubs across the
North Central Plains area of Texas.
Upcoming District Events
Rotary District 5790 StoriesĀ 
District 5790 was host to a Membership e-Forum led by a panel consisting of District Governor Peter Scott, RI Zone Assistant
Coordinator  for Member Engagement, Demetress Harrelland and District Membership Chair PDG Larry Petrash. The e-Forum
was concluded with the first ever e-induction of two new members; Alex Cross of Champions RC & Gordon Welch of Cross Timbers RC
Rotary District 5790 hosts a forum for 
Rotary Club Leaders to learn ways
to host Virtual Club Meetings for members and guests
One hundred Rotary members from throughout Rotary District 5790 participated in virtual forum to discuss ways Rotary can continue to serve their members and the community while observing Covid 19 social distancing and shelter in place mandates.
DG Peter Scott leading District 5790 Leadership Team
in discussion about supporting our 73 clubs 
as they develop operational plans for the Covid 10 crises
These are exciting and challenging times for Rotary members. The good news is that we have the technology to help us through this. Together we will learn how to best use that technology and still serving the community while protecting our neighbors and ourselves.
From right to left, Dan's wife Cary Labbe, OD, AG Dan Steele, PDG Sharron Miles and DG Peter Scott
District 5790 Selection Committee for 2022-2023 District Governor
Announces that AG Dan Steele, of RC of Mineral Wells
has been selected as the District 5790 District Governor Nominee Designate
Here is the announcement memo from current District Governor Peter Scott.
RYLA 2020 Scheduled for June 25th through June 28th
at Tarleton State University in Stephenville, TX
Hosted by the Rotary Club of Stephenville
Rotary members responsible for promoting RYLA in their clubs are encouraged to visit RYLA 5790 web page for information about this years event. Deadline for students to apply is May 1, 2020. The 2020 RYLA application process has THREE steps!
April Regional Speech Contests in
Weatherford, Kennedale and Lewisville are
Postponed until further notice due to Covid 19
Many of our Rotary clubs either have or are having local high school students compete in their annual 4 Way Test Speech Contest. The winners of their club contest are then invited to compete in one of 3 regional competitions in the district. Those Regional Competitions are postponed until further notice as follows:
Rotary and Toastmasters working together
creating opportunities for professional
growth of both Rotary and Toastmaster members
Please read the announcement letter from RI President Mark Maloney below. This is a wonderful opportunity for our members and that of the members of Toastmasters clubs in the District 5790 areas. While we are very early into our relationship, our members are encouraged to learn about Toastmasters, invite Toastmaster members to our meetings and seek synergies where our clubs working together can make an impact for members and the community.
Stories from our Vibrant Clubs
 'Eva'  was nominated by the Rotary Club of Grapevine
and won a 2020 Rotary Peace Fellowship
to study at the Rotary Peace Center at
Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand.
 She will finish her 90 day certificate program in early April.  That is the same Peace Center where Rotarian and Captain Kirk Driver from the Rotary Club of Fort Worth was assigned for his 2018 Rotary Peace Fellowship.  Captain Kirk has spoken to several Clubs and at District event since.  Consider inviting Captain Kirk to speak to your Rotary Club about this important Rotary Foundation global initiative."
For more information about the Rotary Peace Fellowship click here.
End Polio
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Rotary members are reminded to "Sign-in" when making a donation.
People of Action Video`s
  Send your Clubs People of Action video's to  District 5790 Webmaster     
                                                   Either send as a you-tube line or send the embed code.                                                        
DG Peter Scott
Download biography for 2019-2020 District 5790 DG Peter Scott
Joint Statement from Kiwanis International, Lions Clubs International, Optimist International, and Rotary International

Joint Statement from Kiwanis International, Lions Clubs International, Optimist International, and Rotary

Rotary clubs help fight the COVID-19 pandemic

Members use ingenuity, flexibility to help people affected by coronavirus and to stay connected

Sarah Parcak and the secrets of the satellites

Inspired in part by Indiana Jones, space archaeologist Sarah Parcak uses futuristic airborne technology to unearth the treasures of the past.

Need a Make-up?

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eClub Make-Up

April 2020
Foundation Corner
District 5790 Wall of Fame                
We are indebted to those Rotary members in our district that have given so generously of their time, talent and treasure.

Global Grant Training Video
Start video at 7 minute mark
Website Sponsors
Have you visited the new Rotary Learning Center yet?
This is your District 5790 Blood Drive Resource. If your club would like to sponsor a blood drive in your community please click here for more information on how to set-up and promote a Blood Drive.
Clubs are encouraged to promote their blood drives on the District 5790 Website and on the District 5790 Blood Drive Face Book page. Contact the District 5790 Blood Drive Chair to promote your drive in either media.
The following are District 5790 Rotary Clubs that are hosting blood drives 

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ROAM 5790 Online Rotary being formed
Be the Inspiration and help prospective members connect to the new online club being formed
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Are you a visitor that is not a member of Rotary? A secondary purpose for this website is to provide information about Rotary International, the values of Rotary membership and the many ways Rotary members serve in their their communities and around the world. 
Rotary is the world's oldest service club organization and Rotary club members are committed to service in their communities and internationally through various programs including those supporting supporting our vocations and our youth.  Please explore this website to find out more about us and what we do.  If you are considering joining one of the Rotary clubs in North Central Texas, we would encourage you attend one the club meetings in your community or the community where you work. Just click "Club Contacts" in the menu bar to find a club near you. By clicking the "i" next to the club presidents name, you can send an e-mail to the president who will be delighted to hear from you and answer any questions.

Rotary is a global humanitarian organization with more than 1.2 million members in 34,000 Rotary clubs in over 200 countries and geographical areas. Rotary members are men and women who are business, professional and community leaders with a shared commitment to make the world a better place through humanitarian service, both in their own community and around the world.  A top priority of Rotary is the global eradication of polio. 


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