ROTARY - We Are People Of Action - Join us as we put action into practice.
"Well done is better than well said." Benjamin Franklin
We actively seek to reflect the community that we serve, individuals of all genders, race, sexual orientation, nationality,
ability, veteran status, and educational background are strongly encouraged to enquire to become a member of our
organization. Our motto is "Service Above Self."

Welcome to the Rotary Club of East Providence, RI/Seekonk, MA.

Our Club was founded in 1946 , and is one of 65 clubs in District 7950, which includes the entire State of Rhode Island, southeastern Massachusetts, Cape Cod, and the islands of Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard.  
Rotary International is a humanitarian service organization that brings together business and professional leaders in order to provide community service, promote integrity, and advance goodwill, peace, and understanding in the world. It is a non-political and non-religious organization. Membership is by invitation and based on various social factors. There are over 46,000 member clubs worldwide, with a membership of 1.4 million individuals, known as Rotarians.  

If you are interested in serving your community, we would be very interested in meeting you.  Please call Kathy Shatraw at or Elise Strom at, Membership Chairs.
Thank you to those who supported our Food Drive! Good Neighbors Food Pantry & Doorsways were both the recipients of these donations!
New Member, James Rajotte, joined our Club - sponsored by Elise Strom.
Let us know if you see them!
Earth Day Clean-up
New Year Begins with Induction of Officers & Board member.
Congratulations to Betty Galligan for being named a Remarkable Woman in the City of East Providence for 2023!
Photo: Betty with Mayor DaSilva, City of East Providence
Club Information
Welcome to our Club!
East Providence-Seekonk

Service Above Self

We meet In Person
Mondays at 12:15 PM
3rd Mondays of the month
City Hall
145 Taunton Avenue, Rm 306
East Providence, RI 02914
United States of America
We meet the 3rd Monday of the month, we meet at 12:15 pm. Check Speaker & Event Schedules on this website for details and changes especially for Holidays that fall on a Monday.
Club Officers & Directors
Immediate Past Co-President
President Elect
Vice President
Club Service
Public Relations
Contact Us
For more information, please contact 
Lori DiPersio, Secretary
Facebook Group of our Club
Facebook Group of our Club
Upcoming Events
No Club Meeting
Dec 18, 2023
Million Dollar Meal
Jan 16, 2024
Feb 20, 2024 12:15 PM
Mar 18, 2024 12:15 PM
Apr 15, 2024 12:15 PM
Rotary leads 28 sessions at United Nations climate conference

Presentations and workshops at COP28 highlight community-led solutions and partnerships.

Consider your carbon foodprint

If all the climate change solutions, from electric cars to wind turbines, there’s a powerful one that’s staring you in the face — at breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Rotary projects around the globe December 2023

Learn how Rotary clubs are taking action in the United States, Peru, Italy, the Philippines, and Papua New Guinea.

Help Rotary Strike Out Polio

2024-25 Rotary International President Stephanie A. Urchick invites 25 PolioPlus supporters to her hometown of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, to Help Rotary Strike Out Polio at the $1 Million Baseball Game.

An audacious request transforms South African schools

With the largest Rotary global grant ever awarded in South Africa, Rotarians refurbish 11 schools’ toilets and kitchen facilities.