The Minneapolis Women's Rotary began in 1911 and is the only all-female rotary in the United States. Today's Minneapolis Women's Rotary organization embraces our rich century-long traditions and encourages the networking and friendship that come from the time that we spend together.
A Century of Service, Networking, Friendships and Fun
Who We Serve
Members vote every two years on the charity or charities that we support. Currently we support an ongoing memorial education fund and endowment fund, focused on scholarships for non-traditional female students with the intent to help women continue their undergraduate educations.
The Minneapolis Women's Rotary Memorial Education Fund
Established in 2001 to assist women with financial need who are in the process of completing a college degree, our scholarship focuses on “women interrupted,” non-traditional female students who will use the college degree as a means to change or improve their lives.
Women who are awarded the Minneapolis Women's Rotary Memorial Education Fund scholarship will also receive: