2.2.6 Vocational Service Team



The Vocational Service Team fosters and supports ideals and applications of vocational service, including encouraging ethical behavior. Composition

The Team Leader shall be appointed by the person who will be the District Governor when the Team Leader’s term of service begins.  The appointment should be for a three-year term.  The Team Leader shall appoint at least two other members to the Team. Responsibilities

(a) Promotes the ideals of vocational service, which include, but are not limited to:
  • Adherence to and promotion of the highest ethical standards in all vocations.
  • The worthiness to society of all useful vocations, not just those pursued by Rotarians or Rotaractors.
  • Using one’s personal vocational talents and resources in service of others.
(b) Encourages Clubs to emphasize vocational service.
(c) Supports Clubs in establishing and maintaining STRIVE (Students Taking a Renewed Interest in the Value of Education), a mentoring program for high school students who are at risk of dropping out of school or not graduating.  Clubs should be encouraged to work collaboratively with local School Districts when providing this opportunity for local high school students.
(d) Encourages Four Way Test projects at the Club level, including providing informational resources and networking opportunities for Clubs.
(e) Submits a budget request for reasonable expenses of the Team in accordance with section 2.4.8.
2.2.6 MOPP - Vocational Service - 10-21-19