Do you want to be part of a global community of young adults taking action for positive change? Are you looking for the chance to share your ideas and look at the world’s challenges in a new way? Join a Rotaract club and find all this and more, including:

Hands-on service projects
Fun networking and social activities
Professional development opportunities
An international network of young leaders

Check out the rotaract clubs across southern Illinois: 


Bearcat Rotaract is a college based Rotary club committed to service. Service for the college students at McKendree manifest to other students, the Lebanon, IL community, Metro-East Illinois and of course the World! 

Check out some of our past service projects, and better yet; join our club and bring ideas of where you want to serve. 

  • Bearcat's partnered with other clubs to raise money and purchase sports equipment for a schools in Croatia; the hometown of one of our members; an international student. 

Saluki Rotaract is a Rotary-sponsored service club in the Carbondale, IL area and at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.

Sponsored by the Carbondale Rotary Club, we perform service projects that benefit both the local and international communities, sometimes by collaborating with area Rotary Clubs.