Club Recognition

100% Paul Harris Fellow Club

Rotary clubs in which all dues-paying members are Paul Harris Fellows can be certified as a 100 Percent Paul Harris Fellow Club and are eligible to receive a one-time special recognition banner from The Rotary Foundation. In addition to the one-time recognition banner from The Rotary Foundation, District 7610 annually recognizes clubs that achieve 100 Percent Paul Harris Fellow Club status with the presentation of a banner that lists the years in which the club has achieved the recognition.

To obtain this recognition

  1. A club representative must contact the district governor after determining that all current, dues-paying club members are Paul Harris Fellows.
  2. he district governor must confirm that all members are Paul Harris Fellows and notify: The Rotary Foundation OA400; One Rotary Center; 1560 Sherman Ave.; Evanston, IL 60201-3698 USA. Confirmation and banner requests can be made by email to: apf@rotary.org

Honorary Rotarians and former club members do not need to be Paul Harris Fellows for clubs to receive this recognition.

See a list of current 100% Paul Harris Fellow Clubs (PDF)
Read more about Paul Harris Fellows

Paul Harris Fellows Club Banner

District 7610 presents a banner to each club in which two or more Rotarians are members of the Paul Harris Society. Members of the Society pledge to donate $1,000 annually to the Annual Programs Fund for as long as they are able. The banner displays gold plates that list the names of each Paul Harris Society Member in that club.

Annual club banner recognitions

The following recognitions are awarded annually at the conclusion of the Rotary year and are based on active dues-paying membership as of 30 June. The eligible clubs will be determined by The Rotary Foundation and the appropriate recognitions sent to the current district governor for presentation.

100% Rotary Foundation Sustaining Member Club

This recognition honors clubs in which every dues-paying member personally contributes US$100 or more to the Annual Programs Fund as of June 30 of the end of the Rotary Year. Read more about individual recognition for Sustaining Members.

Every Rotarian, Every Year Club

This recognition is awarded to clubs that achieve a minimum US$100 per capita from active dues-paying members and 100 percent participation with every active member contributing some amount to the Annual Programs Fund during the Rotary year.

Top three per capita in Annual Programs Fund giving

Banners are given to the top three per capita giving clubs in each district. To be eligible, clubs must achieve a minimum $50 per capita to the Annual Programs Fund.

Additional information

Reach the Foundation’s Contact Center at 1-866-9ROTARY (1-866-976-8279) or contact.center@rotary.org . A team of Foundation specialists will answer calls Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central Time.