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20-February-2021
20-February-2021

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The plaque commemorates the 75th anniversary 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:Prospect Road, St Helen`s Reserve, Prospect, 5082
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -34.892771
Long: 138.594584
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:Culture
Sub-Theme:Community
Approx. Event Start Date:1905
Approx. Event End Date:1980

Dedication

Front Inscription

Commemorating the 75th anniversary of Rotary International

Presented to the citizens of Prospect by the Rotary Club of Prospect,

1980

 

Source: MA
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