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Rotary International is an international service organization whose stated purpose is to bring together business and professional leaders in order to provide humanitarian services, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and help build goodwill and peace in the world. It is a secular organization open to all persons regardless of race, color, creed, religion, gender, or political preference.
The first Rotary Club was formed when attorney Paul P. Harris called together a meeting of three business acquaintances in downtown Chicago, at Harris' friend Gustave E. Loehr's office in the Unity Building on Dearborn Street on February 23, 1905.
|Address:||Blackwood Street, Caledonian Park , Ballan, 3342|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.597936|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Event Start Date:||1905|
|Approx. Event End Date:||2005|
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||2005|
"100 trees for 100 years of Rotary"
100 trees were planted by the Rotary Club of Ballan District 9780
to celebrate Rotary International's Centennial