Rotary International is an international non-profit service organization whose stated human rights purpose is to bring together business and professional leaders in order to provide humanitarian services, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations and to advance goodwill and peace around the world.
The Rotary Club of Bombay Pier, also popularly called as RCBP, is a young, vibrant and dynamic club of Rotary District 3141. We are currently 84 members strong. The average age of our club members is around 48 years. RCBP was chartered in 1992 and is now in its Twenty Seventh year. RCBP is an association of warm hearted and hard-working individuals who are always Holding Hands to Help! The members of the club are business people and professionals like lawyers, chartered accountants, doctors and architects.
At our fortnightly meetings, projects & fellowship gatherings, members catch up with friends, hear what’s happening in the community and exchange ideas for creating lasting change. Being a member of the Rotary Club of Bombay Pier gives you the chance to develop skills like public speaking, project management and event planning. You meet interesting people from the community and around the world. Our club’s differing occupations and cultures, give us a unique perspective. Our shared passion for service helps us accomplish the remarkable.
Rotary Club of Bombay Pier’s diverse members who apply professional expertise to the community’s problems, gives us distinct advantages:
- We think differently: We apply leadership and expertise to social issues—and find unique solutions!
- We plan meticulously – our multi-disciplinary perspective helps us approach challenges with a view to finding practical solutions!
- We act responsibly: Our passion and perseverance create lasting change!
- We thus make a difference at home, in the community, city and around the world
How Do We Work?
Our impact starts with our members—people who work tirelessly to solve some of our communities' toughest challenges. Our efforts are supported by Rotary International and The Rotary Foundation, which turns generous donations into grants that fund the work of our members and partners around the world. Each Club is led by their members—responsible leaders who help to carry forward our organization's mission and values in their elected roles.
What does it take to be a RCBP member & leader?
Integrity, expertise and a commitment to service—all the qualities that make Rotary members extraordinary. We look for these qualities in all our members and leadership positions, including our elected President and Board of Directors, who lead the club, our appointed Trustee Chair and Board of Trustees, who run the Clubs’ Charitable Trust.
What Causes Do We Support?
Since 1992, the Rotary Club of Bombay Pier has been actively involved tackling important issues such as help empower youth, enhance health by fighting diseases, provide clean water, save mothers and children, support education, promote peace and eradicate polio.
Our notable projects are supporting:
- Little Heart Surgeries ie. Paediatric heart surgeries for the underprivileged
- Groups of Disabled
- Society for the Education of the Challenged
- The Deaf Blind
- Integrated rural village development at Jalna, Maharashtra
- Medical Camps at schools for the economically challenged
- Eradication of Polio