Each year, over 8,000 high school students participate in Rotary Youth Exchange program worldwide, learning a new language and experiencing a new culture, through the efforts of Rotary volunteers around the globe. The program began in the 1920s, but took off after World War II.
District 6380 is a member of Ohio-Erie, a multi-district Rotary Youth Exchange. Ohio-Erie includes 11 Rotary districts from parts of Canada in the north down to Tennessee and North Carolina in the south. Ohio-Erie provides scale of economy to handle regulatory issues, larger number of exchange countries, training and best practices
Rotary International is the world’s oldest and most international service organization, with over 1.2 million members in 32,000 clubs, in almost 200 countries. The official Rotary motto is, “Service Above Self“, and Rotarians live their lives in accordance with the Four Way Test.
You can find out more about our wonderful organization and its many programs and projects by visiting the Rotary International website.
There are 52 Rotary clubs with more than 1,800 members in Rotary District 6380. The district covers southeastern Michigan and part of Ontario.
Rotary 6380 Youth Exchange is the opportunity of a lifetime for the students who participate each year. By sharing your own culture and embracing a new one, you help foster global understanding—and learn a great deal about yourself and your home country in the process.
Rotary 6380 Youth Exchange Scholarship Program is your most economical study abroad choice.