Today, approximately twenty of our members participated in a district-led session to establish our club vision for the next 3 years. The professionally-led session included energetic participation by our members as a variety of complementary proposals for our club vision vied for support and focus. 
Building on Rotary International's vision statement, we worked around answers to the statements below, framed as though we're looking back 3 years from now:
  • Because of the Vision we pursued our club is known for the following:...
  • Because we embraced flexibility and changed our club to be more relevant to our membership and our community, our club now...
  • Because of our determination to grow our club size, we now have _____ members.
  • Because of our efforts, our club attributes are now …
  • Because of our attention to Public Image, we increased awareness of Rotary in our community by…
  • Because of our attention to our members, we …
  • Because we provided the following Leadership Development and Skills Training, we… 
  • Because we valued serving our community, we took part in the following ...  
  • Because we are an International Service club, we also…
  • Because we had the following Fundraisers that raise this amount of money:...
  • Because we raised the following funds for The Rotary Foundation (and if applicable, our Club Foundation or Endowment):...
After two rounds of gathering ideas and voting, the top visions in each area were:
 
What does your club stand for:
  • Be active and visible in the community
  • Visibly doing good in the world and community
What changes have you made in your club structure or procedures:
  • Do meaningful service projects monthly
  • More visible local projects
  • Combination of in person and online meetings
Our club attributes:
  • Greater racial and ethnic diversity
  • Balanced in age
  • Diverse vocational representation
Because of our attention to public image, we increased awareness of Rotary in our community by...
  • Digital presence that appeals to the next generation
  • Increase visibility at community events
Because of our attention to our members, we...
  • Club processes that engage new members to align wiht club activities
  • Engaged new members immediately through specific actions
  • Member participation rate in service activities increased every year
Because we provided the following leadership development and skills training, we...
  • Annual leadership seminar for all members
  • Well-defined succession plan with clear candidate pool
Because we valued serving our community, we took part in the following:
  • Partnership with local employers to expand programs with their financial support
  • STRIVE program sets the bar nationall
Because we are an international service club, we also...
  • Join teleconferences twice a year with an international club
  • Bring international projects into local schools
Because we had the following fundraisers ...
  • Tour of Stillwater bike ride
  • Flags around Stillwater
The Rotary Foundation
  • 100% Every Rotarian Every Year
  • 90% of members are sustaining members
Our club foundation or endowment
  • Made the decision as to whether or not to have a club foundation