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Rotary International Centenary : 01-October-2011
Rotary International Centenary : 01-October-2011
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A shelter commemorates the centenary of Rotary International.

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.

Location

Address:Point Nepean Road, Rotary Park, Foreshore, Rosebud, 3939
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.359497
Long: 144.889275
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Community
Approx. Event Start Date:1905
Approx. Event End Date:2005

Dedication

Approx. Monument Dedication Date:2005
Front Inscription

A Project Of The Rotary Club Of Rosebud
Celebrating The Centenary Of Rotary International

Source: MA
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