The Rotary motto is “Service above self” and the members of the Waukesha Sunrise Rotary practice that year round.

Our Club is making a difference in our community.
The following are recent beneficiaries of our Charitable Foundation:

• Local Charitable Causes

  • Literacy Council of Greater Waukesha
  • Waukesha Community Dental Clinic
  • Food Pantry of Waukesha County
  • Salvation Army of Waukesha
  • The Women's Center
  • Christmas Clearing Council
  • Waukesha JanBoree Penguin Egg Hunt
  • Strut Your Stuff Fashion Show
  • Waukesha All-City Graduation Project
  • Waukesha North High School Interact Club
  • Waukesha County Rotaract Club

• International Charitable Causes

  • Shelter Box
  • Hartford Rotary Club International Water Project

• Education Scholarships/Sponsorships

  • Bob Galitz Memorial Scholarship
  • World Affairs Seminar Sponsorships

Individually Waukesha Sunrise Rotary members are serving on Boards of community agencies, or as tutors, or as community volunteers and by traveling to International destinations to work in Rotary service Projects.


Plus with our donations to the Rotary International Foundation we support Rotary’s major project – that of eradicating the Polio virus around the world.  Other Rotary projects include efforts in water and sanitation, maternal health and wellness, literacy, economic independency, and peace and conflict resolution.