The Membership Committee considers the following guidelines when making a recommendation of the applicant to the Board of Directors. Each item must be covered in the application or in the proposer’s comments. The Membership Committee must rely solely on the information provided by the applicant and the proposers. The Rotary Club of Baton Rouge is committed to service. Towards that mission, the club seeks to secure members who have the following qualities:

  • Hold a leading position in their profession or business in general and in their company/organization in particular, with consideration being given to the size and nature of the business.

  • Demonstrate leadership and service to others through their community service, religious and civic involvement. The amount of volunteer service expected varies with the age of the candidate.

  • Demonstrate good character and have a good business or professional reputation.