All roads lead to Rome. Join us. Rotary Club Rome international

Together, We Connect

Why Rotary?

Rotary aims to be an organization that supports the local community and to strengthen relationships with key stakeholders, professionals, students and businesses through: collective action, community partnership, meet community’s needs, strenghten business relationships.


Values & Objectives

Fellowship, integrity, diversity, service, leadership. We are leaders that act responsabily and take action to tackle some of the world’s most pressing challenges. Our key focus is on increasing humanitarian service, enhancing public image and awareness, and supporting and strenghten our clubs.



Our shared values: ethics, humanity, cultural awareness, people skills and the desire and the ability to serve others. Our heterogeneous identity pursues our own Club style, enhancing transparency, communication, involvement, hands on activities, mutual trust and tolerance. Our vision: serving others by connecting with the world Our strategy: build an English speaking Rotary club developing as the bridge between our community and other Rotary Clubs & International Associations, to serve the less fortunate, developing peace and prosperity and strengthening business relationships.


Who we are

Rotary is a global network of 1.2 million neighbors, friends, leaders, and problem-solvers who come together to make positive, lasting change in communities at home and abroad. Solving real problems takes real commitment and vision. For more than 110 years, Rotary members have used their passion, energy, and intelligence to take action on sustainable projects. From literacy and peace to water and health, we are always working to better our world, and we stay committed to the end.


For more than 110 years, our guiding principles have been the foundation of our values: service, fellowship, diversity, integrity, and leadership.

Rotary members believe that we have a shared responsibility to take action on our world’s most persistent issues. Our 35,000+ clubs work together to: Promote peace, Fight disease, Provide clean water, Sanitation and hygiene, Save mothers and children, Support education, Grow local economies

Join us now to make a difference.

We are at the heart of Rome

All roads lead to Rome. Rotary Club Rome International is the only English-speaking Rotary Club in Italy.  We make a difference in our community and abroad by promoting Rotary values through our sustainable development projects that focus on providing education, building livelihoods and feeding the poor.

An opportunity to network & make new friends

We are international and our diversity makes us what we are. We meet several times a month for operational meetings, key fundraising events, lectures, attend exclusive events and cultural appointments. Our unique headquarters  is the Circolo degli Esteri (Country Club of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs), one of the most prestigious venues of the Eternal City. We meet during the month at events and various venues in Rome.

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Christmas Carols


School Meals in Sri Lanka


The Rotary Team

Each year the wheel rotates and a  new board is elected, directors and committees  to support our projects and values.

Massimo Berardi

President 2017-2018 & Founder

Individually, we are a drop.

Together we are an ocean.

Guido Franceschetti

Past President  2016-2017 &  Founder

Life is a journey of helping others along the way.

Gladys H.Morales

Incoming President 2018-2019 & Fund Raising Committee

“Each of us has the opportunity to help building a better world. We just need to take action”

Pierpaolo Perotto

Director Rotary Foundation

People are the center  of our projects and  understanding their needs is what  drives us.

Jennifer Lepscky

Secretary & Communications Committee

Think higher. Live Deeper. Making a difference by reaching out.

Jelena Zarkovic


Proud to make a difference.

John Stewart


“Tyger, Tyger, burning bright In the forests of the night”

Domenico De Toro

Vice President & Sports

Finding good players is easy. Getting them to play as a team is another story.

Marjana P. Donati

Membership  Committee  Head  & Press Officer

Happiness is the light within yourself.

2.5 billion

polio immunization world wide



1.000.000 +


What Our Partners Have to Say

Each of our projects and initiatives has led us on an incredible journey where our partners have reached out to help us make a difference.

TIZIANA DALL’ORTO, Director General of WFP World Food Program Italy, the non-profit organization supporting WFP in Italy, collaborates with institutions, companies and individuals who want to contribute to achieve a Zero Hunger world and to support the activities of the World Food Programme. She  is excited about our  new joint partnership to support “FOOD FOR SCHOOL” in Sri Lanka.

Tiziana Dall’ Orto
Director General of wfp italia

Our next events

Celebrate 2 Years February 5

Join us for an evening of celebration, live music, dinner, a  review of key milestones and vision for the next years to come. We have a lot to be proud of and have come a long way thanks to all our members. Having said that we still have a long way to go in making a difference and serving our values and supporting the clubs vision and projects. We have made new friends and hope to make many more. All roads lead to Rome and let the journey be fantastic every step of the way! learn more  

Italian Senate Visit February 12

Visit Palazzo Madama the Italian Senate, English tour of 50 minutes.An unique opportunity to visit not only a historic Roman Palazzo but the heart of Roman politics, the Roman Senate, Palazzo Madama.

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Interact Kick Off – Saturday February 17

#TOGETHERWEINSPIRE Are you 12- 18 years old and would like to be part of the Interact Family, serve the community, meet new friends and be part of an international network? Do you speak English and are a student in Rome? Join us! #InteractRotaryRomeInternational  learn more learn more

Looking for a challenge

Join our club to make a difference, engage and network. Are you an international resident living in Rome and looking for a new challenge. Contact us now for more info.