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Membership in service clubs : Rotary's experience

Author: Divya Wodon; Naina Wodon; Quentin Wodon
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. ©2014
Series: Palgrave pivot.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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<Span style=""font-style:italic;"">Membership in Service Clubs provides the first rigorous assessment of the activities of Rotary, a global service organization founded in 1905 that implements projects and helps build goodwill and peace throughout the world.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Wodon, Divya.
Membership in service clubs.
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Divya Wodon; Naina Wodon; Quentin Wodon
ISBN: 1137444754 9781137444752
OCLC Number: 893487148
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover; Half-Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Tables; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction; Part I Understanding the Challenge; 2 What Is the Membership Challenge Faced by Clubs?; What are service clubs and what is their history?; What is meant by the decline in civic engagement in America?; What factors make recruitment in service clubs more difficult today?; Summing up; Part II Growing the Membership; 3 Who Are the Rotarians, Why Did They Join, and How Satisfied Are They with Their Membership Experience?; Who are the Rotarians?; How do Rotarians perceive the benefits of membership? How much does it cost to be a Rotarian?How do Rotarians assess the performance of their club?; Summing up; 4 How Can Districts Identify Geographic Areas for Growth?; How can membership rates by area be measured?; How can expected membership rates by area be estimated?; How can potential gains in membership by area be estimated?; How can targeted areas for growth be selected?; How do various districts compare within a zone?; Summing up; 5 How Can Clubs Innovate to Attract and Retain Members?; What are North America's targets and Rotary's pilot programs? How can clubs articulate their own unique value proposition?How can clubs recruit new members effectively in batches?; How can clubs attract younger members?; How can retention be increased?; How can clubs and districts prepare strategic plans?; Summing up; Part III Assessing and Celebrating Service; 6 To What Extent Are Clubs and Districts Involved in Service?; How much service do Rotarians perform?; How much time do leadership positions take?; Are Rotarians involved in service outside of Rotary?; Are survey estimates of volunteer time reliable? How much funding do clubs allocate to charitable purposes?Summing up; 7 What Types of Service Projects Are Clubs Involved In?; What do Rotarians do exactly in their service?; How can tutoring programs help children learn in America?; How can malaria and infant mortality be reduced in Africa?; Summing up; 8 How Can Districts Organize Successful Conferences? Component I: Quantitative Analysis; How much time and resources do district conferences absorb?; How are conferences evaluated and how can we do better?; Who attends district conferences? How satisfied are Rotarians with district conferences?What do Rotarians want at district conferences?; Summing up; 9 How Can Districts Organize Successful Conferences? Component II: Qualitative Analysis; What additional insights do qualitative data provide?; What did Rotarians enjoy the most at the conferences?; What were the areas where Rotarians suggested improvements?; Summing up; 10 Conclusion; Annexes; Annex 1: District 7620 membership survey questionnaire; Annex 2: District 7620 conference evaluation questionnaire; Annex 3: Stories from district 7620 Rotarians; References; Index.
Series Title: Palgrave pivot.
Responsibility: Divya Wodon, Naina Wodon, Quentin Wodon.

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