Welcome to Rotary District 5790 composed of 73 vibrant Clubs across the
North Central Plains area of Texas.
 
Upcoming District Events
February is Rotary
Peacebuilding and Conflict Prevention Month
Rotary District 5790 Stories 
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!
 
Many Rotarians have asked if there
is a way to donate funds to
aid in the Australia Wildfires Disaster. 
 

District 5790 Foundation, a 501-c-3 managed by District 5790 Rotarians. 

All contributions contributed through the District 5790 Foundation to the Australia Wildfire Disaster Fund will be matched, up to the first $5000 contributed!

 
2019-2020 District 5790 Web Presence
evaluation and analysis of our 74 clubs 
Website and Social Media practices
 
In order to determine how our District 5790 Public Image Committee can best serve and support the needs of each of our 73 Chartered and 1 Provincial Rotary Clubs, we surveyed the practices of each club to determine the areas of greatest need.
 
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.
 
 
Invitations of participate sent Club Presidents
for the 2020 Four Way Test Speech Contest
to be held staring in Feb with District Finals in May
 
Clubs interested in participating should submit the Speech Contest Participation Form by Dec 31st. Club contests will take place in February and March with 3 regional contests taking place in April. The finals will take place at the District Conference in Arlington on May 30th. Participating clubs can find information and needed forms on the District 5790 website by clicking 4-Way Test Speech Contest. Information is also available on our blog at People of Action Promoting Rotary through a Speech Contest.
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
Donate here.
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
 
 
ROAM 5790 Online Rotary being formed
Be the Inspiration and help prospective members connect to the new online club being formed
     
 
Click images above to access ROAM Site page
 
RSS
Scientist, farmer, innovator, Rotarian

A plainsman with a PhD, Bob Quinn uses his 4,000-acre Montana spread as a laboratory to revive an ancient grain, rethink agricultural practices, and reinvigorate rural communities

Exodus

Since 2015, more than 4 million people have fled an economically devastated Venezuela. Tracking the stories of three who left puts faces on that staggering statistic.

More than a library

After the genocide of 1994, Rotarians led a successful campaign to build Rwanda’s first public library.

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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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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.

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