About RYLA & Rotaract


What is RYLA?

  • To enable promising young leaders to encounter and analyze critical issues of professional and business ethics and to accept responsibility
  • To confront and resolve critical social, cultural, economic, and environmental issues
  • To develop and refine leadership skills
  • To become more acquainted with the business, and professional worlds
  • To meet and make new friends of different racial, social, and cultural backgrounds
  • To learn about Rotary and its many youth oriented programs (Rotaract, GSE, Ambassadorial Scholarship) 
  • To have a FUN learning experience


What is Rotaract?

Rotaract is a Rotary-sponsored service club for young men and women ages 18 to 30. Rotaract Clubs are either community-based or university-based and they are sponsored by a local Rotary club. As one of Rotary’s most significant and fastest-growing youth service programs, with more than 7,000 clubs in about 163 countries and geographical areas, Rotaract has been growing worldwide.


Why join Rotaract?

  • Meet other young working professionals.
  • Learn more about the value, the power and leverage of Rotary.
  • Meet Rotarians – the business and professional leaders in your community.
  • Improve your leadership skills.
  • Get involved locally.
  • Get involved in other youth RI programs (Interact & RYLA).
  • Make new friends with Rotaractors around the world.