The Smyrna-Clayton Rotary Club was founded on May 6, 1927, and has been supporting the local community ever since.
Rotary is a worldwide organization of business and professional leaders that provides humanitarian service, encourages high ethical standards in all vocations, and helps build goodwill and peace in the world. Approximately 1.2 million Rotarians belong to more than 32,000 clubs in more than 200 countries and geographical areas.
The Object of Rotary
The object of Rotary is to encourage and foster the ideal of service as a basis of worthy enterprise and, in particular, to encourage and foster:
High ethical standards in business and professions, the recognition of the worthiness of all useful occupations, and the dignifying of each Rotarian's occupation as an opportunity to serve society
The advancement of international understanding, goodwill, and peace through a world fellowship of business and professional persons united in the ideal of service
The application of the ideal of service in each Rotarian's personal, business, and community life
The development of acquaintance as an opportunity for service