What we're about

Our Mission:

To foster an ideal of service and professional development through fellowship, integrity, and a dedication to affecting tangible change within local and international communities.

About Rotaract: Why to Join? (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UQjBhKemb8M)

Rotaract, inaugurated in 1968 through Rotary International, is an international organization that uses professional development and community service to develop university students and young professionals into society's future leaders and change makers.

The purpose of Rotaract is to provide an opportunity for young men and women to enhance the knowledge and skills that will assist them in personal development, to address the physical and social needs of their communities, and to promote better relations between all people worldwide through a framework of friendship and service.

About the District

This Meetup page is for Rotaract Clubs in the San Francisco Bay Area's District 5170.

Active Clubs:

- Greater Fremont (https://www.facebook.com/rotaractfremont?fref=ts) [GF]: Fremont, Newark and Union City

- Mills College (https://www.facebook.com/millscollegerotaract/) [MC]: Mills Collage, Oakland- Actively seeking for Interact Alumni and Mills students

- Santa Cruz County (https://www.facebook.com/rotaractsantacruzcounty?fref=ts) [SCC]: University of California at Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz

- Silicon Valley (https://www.facebook.com/svrotaract?fref=ts) [SV]: Milpitas, San José and Santa Clara - Actively seeking for young professionals

Building Up:

Calling for Seeking Interact Alumni, College/Grad Students and Young Professionals!

- Central Alameda County (https://www.facebook.com/rotaractcac?fref=ts) [CAC]: Castro Valley, Hayward and San Lorenzo

- San José State University (https://www.facebook.com/groups/675838962551620/?fref=ts) [SJSU]: San José State University, San José

- Santa Clara University (https://www.facebook.com/santaclarauniversityrotaract/) [SCU]: Santa Clara University, Santa Clara

- Silicon Valley Peninsula (https://www.facebook.com/Rotaract-SVP-1723018931257081/timeline/?ref=ts) [SVP]: Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Mountain View and Palo Alto

- Tri-Valley (https://www.facebook.com/TriValleyRotaract?fref=ts) [TV]: Dublin, Livermore and Pleasanton

District 5150

- San Francisco (https://www.facebook.com/SanFranciscoRotaract/) [SF] City and County of San Francisco - contact Portland at prhighbaugh@gmail.com

If you are interested in joining/chartering SCU, SJSU or SVP clubs, or if interested in chartering a new club; please contact Alex at aa.gg.rivera@gmail.com, Collin at breen1189@gmail.com, Janel at janel.breen@gmail.com or Marty Jr. at marty.kludjian.jr@gmail.com.

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Upcoming events (5+)

(Service) Rebuilding Together - Spring [SV/Cupertino]

Join the Rotaract Club of Silicon Valley and the Rotary Club of Cupertino in one of our favorite services: Rebuilding Together Silicon Valley! Our Spring Rebuilding Day is coming up quick on April 27th! Mark your calendars that sign-ups open on April 6th. The work you put in on Rebuilding Day keeps our neighbors and communities safe. Come join us to help our neighbors in need! Rebuilding Day is our bi-annual home repair blitz, pulling together over a thousand volunteers and dozens of sponsors to repair and rehabilitate nonprofit facilities and the homes of our neighbors in need. Our Rebuilding Day program provides both major and minor repairs and renovations that result in life-changing improvements for the homeowners and organizations served. As houses are transformed, neighborhoods and communities find hope and pride restored. Register here: http://rebuildingtogethersiliconvalley.force.com//GW_Volunteers__PersonalSiteJobListing?jobId=a0T2M00000Di3vk

(ProDev) Résumé Workshop [SV/SJSU]

Mosaic inside the Four Points by Sheraton hotel

Do you you have a résumé? How often do you update it? Do you know how to read a job posting? Changing careers? How can you re/think and re/design your résumé? To get an answer to these and other questions join the workshop hosted by the Silicon Valley and SJSU Rotaract Clubs in Downtown San José. About resource Eddie Aguirre, Senior Human Resources Analyst at City College of San Francisco | https://bit.ly/2D7FIPA Bilingual English and Spanish Human Resources specialist with more than 12 years with extensive knowledge of compensation, employment relations, legislation, management, and strategic planning to promote an efficient workforce and a better administration of resources in privet and public environments. Note: Capacity is very limited.

(Social) Study Table Sunday [GF]

Peet's Coffee

Study Table Sunday! Need some time to get real work done? Finish that class project you've been putting off? Revise some documents? Or just chill with some fellow Rotaractors and people in the Bay Area? Then come through to Study Table Sunday! Study Table Sunday is a great way to get things done and off your plate with great company. What: Study Table Sunday Who: You and any guests you'd like to bring When: Last Sunday of every month , April 28th, 5PM-7PM Where: Peet's Coffee & Tea Address: 2780 Mowry Ave., Fremont, CA 94538 Bring? Your work and good vibes Have any Qs? Drop them in the comments or DM! RSVP and we will see you there!

(Social) Boba & Game Night [GF]

Gong Cha

Hey Meetup users and Rotaract members! In honor of National Bubble Tea Day, our club is going to gather for a social with some good boba! Join us on Tuesday, April 30th at 6:30PM in Gong Cha Newark! Feel free to bring games you want to play, or come to have a good time! What: Boba and Game Night Where: Gong Cha - Newark (Cedar Springs Shopping Center) Address: 39730 Cedar Blvd, Newark, CA 94560 When: Tuesday, April 30 at 6:30PM Can't wait to see you there!

Past events (544)

(Meeting) General Meeting [GF]

Round Table Pizza

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