San Luis Obispo Daybreak

   California, USA

Posted on Jul 28, 2023
In July, Ifechukwude Rex Omameh become the youngest president in his club’s history and also the first president of color in more than 35 years at the Rotary Club of Blouberg, South Africa. Prior to being nominated for the presidency, Omameh actively led his Rotaract Club and orchestrated district-wide events including a hunger drive and an annual PolioPlus fundraiser. Read more about how his club is embracing diversity and inclusion, and how Omameh is using his presidency to attract young people to Rotary.
Diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging are a passion for President Gary's 2023-24 Rotary year. Contributions of $100 from club members to join his President's Club will benefit the GALA Pride & Diversity Center. Rotary International also has a commitment to DEI, understanding that cultivating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture is essential to realizing its vision of a world where people unite and take action to create lasting change. Read more here.