Meet Robyn Radford
Robyn Radford is President of the Rotary Club of Aspley.
Coming to Australia from New Zealand more than 40 years ago, Robyn has a background running motels in Chermside and Aspley.
She says she originally joined Rotary to meet other people: “To me being in Rotary is all about fellowship and helping people."
Speaking to BNCC members at a recent Night Owls networking event, Robyn explained the incredible work being done by the Rotary Club of Aspley to support people around the world.
“Our club members come from all walks of life and live out our motto: Service before Self.
“We are involved in a variety of fundraising initiatives from international campaigns such as ending polio and ensuring access to the cervical cancer vaccine, to supporting local groups such as the Royal Flying Doctor Service.
Now in its 50th year, the Aspley club is one 32,000 Rotary Clubs throughout the world. Rotary was founded in the US in 1905. Today it is is based in 200 countries with more than a million members worldwide.