The dinner was attended by over 200 UAE Rotarians from Dubai and Ras Al Khaimah. It celebrated the presentation of the Charter of the Rotary Club in Ras-al Khaimah, (District 2450), by the District Governor Mr Zakaria Al Shafei, to Club President Mr. Guy Makki.
The Ras Al Khaimah Rotary Club is under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saqr Al Qasimi.
The Club seeks to provide a forum to bring together the many business and professional leaders of differing cultural backgrounds that form the growing community of Ras Al Khaimah.
Rotary is a volunteer organization of 1.2 million members worldwide, who provide humanitarian service, while promoting good will and peace in their local communities.
The Ras Al Khaimah Club meetings are held at 1 pm every Tuesday at the Al Hamra Fort Hotel.
RAK Rotary members will work together to help support various medical, educational, social or charitable deeds within Ras al Khaimah community.
The exceptional development of Ras-al Khaimah and the vision of its leaders HH Sheikh Saqr al Qasimi, Ruler of Ras al Khaimah, and of HH Sheikh Saud bin Saqr al Qasimi, Crown Prince of Ras al Khaimah and Member of the Supreme Council of the UAE Federation, denote Ras Al Khaimah as the ideal location where new Fellow Rotarians can faithfully fulfil the missions and objective of the Rotary International.
The Rotary Club of Ras-al Khaimah will be an opportunity to represent Ras al Khaimah is, as well as the Rotarian message it seeks to communicate to the World.
The Chartering evening also corresponds to the sixtieth anniversary of the accession to the throne of HH Sheikh Saqr Al Qasimi.
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