International Relations - DEFACTUM (en)

Rotary's international service programs encourage and foster the advancement of international understanding, goodwill and peace through a world fellowship of business and professional people united in the ideals of service through active support of projects and programs that make the world a better place to live. Read in these pages about programs that Rotarians in this district are actively involved in -- and which are changing and saving lives around the globe. 

The International Service Committee provides assistance and guidance to clubs seeking to provide international service projects.


Committee Members 2023-2024

Jeremy Gould - Freeport  - Chair

Karen Arnold - Westbrook-Gorham

Peggy Belanger - Kennebunkport

Emma Bodwell - Bridgton Lake Region

Bill DiBiasio - Hampton

Bill Dunn - Yarmouth

Peter Johnson - Yarmouth

Carol Madsen - Bridgton Lake Region

Ron Smith - Fryeburg Area



Committee Objectives

  • Provide District and Rotary International resources
  • Maintain our Interactive Website and promote district wide awareness of all international projects
  • Encourage Rotarians to travel on these projects and become involved in the International Outreach program
  • Develop and maintain a District Resource Network (DRN)
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