About Our Club
The Rotary Club of Granville, Ohio is Club #3697 located in Rotary International District 6690.  Our district includes Central and Southeast Ohio.  The 2019-2020 Club President is Steve Thaxton and the President-Elect for 2020-2021 is Anita Carroll.
Granville Rotary was chartered on November 25, 1949.  With membership averaging about 80 members, Granville Rotary has the highest per-capita Rotary membership of any city or village in District 6690. 
The club is extraordinarily active, with projects in Club Service, Community Service, Vocational Service and International Service.  Granville Rotary was also responsible for helping to launch two new Rotary clubs in the past few years, one in Pataskala and the most recent new club in New Albany. 
The club supports a separate 501(c)(3) non-profit foundation, the Granville Rotary Foundation.  The club's foundation is the repository for proceeds from the various annual fund-raising activities are channeled to worthwhile programs in local, area, national and world service projects.
Recent Granville Rotary Foundation grants have included:
  • Rotary Bicentennial Clock
  • Frazier-Sargent Softball Complex at Raccoon Valley Park
  • Rotary Bridge over Raccoon Creek
Granville Rotary is dedicated to making Rotary's motto, "Service Above Self" become a reality every day in the life of its members.  We extend a warm welcome to business and professional persons who would like to be united worldwide to provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations and help to build goodwill and peace in the world.  If you are interest in becoming or sponsoring a new member, please contact any member of the club.