The Foundation is a not-for-profit corporation supported solely by voluntary contributions from Rotarians and friends of the Foundation who share its vision of a better world. The mission of The Rotary Foundation is to enable Rotarians to advance world understanding, goodwill, and peace through the improvement of health, the support of education, and the alleviation of poverty.
The Foundation has adopted the following six areas of focus:
Peace Studies and Conflict resolution
Maternal and Child Health
Disease Prevention and Treatment
Water and Sanitation
Education and Literacy
Community and Economic Development