Last year’s Club Leadership Academy received RAVE REVIEWS from attendees.

 “I just wanted to let you all know that Club Leadership Academy was awesome! It was a one-day conference in every sense of the word! I wasn't expecting that at all. And the food was incredible. Thanks.”  – Cheryl of Peoria North

“I just want to thank you for the fantastic CLA! It was the best! The facilitators were perfect and the interaction was wonderful.” – Polly from Mesa West

“What a fantastic conference! Wow! Incredible planning and effort was evident throughout.” – Jennette from Sedona

In 2017 District 5495 Re-Invented Rotary Education

Our brand new Club Leadership Academy offered a tantalizing array of 38 different classes from which to choose led by great facilitators—selected from both inside and outside Rotary. And this year we are making it even more exciting and relevant! We will be offering a wide variety of classes including some that will help you as much in business and other nonprofit roles as in your Rotary club.

Here is a brief sample of the 35+ classes that we plan to offer:

•  Shaping an Attractive Club Culture

•  Making Social Media Work for Your Organization

•  Why-Didn’t-I-Think-of-That Fundraising Ideas

•  Learn from the Presidents’ Roundtable: Successes and Regrets

•  Attracting Volunteers into Leadership Roles

•  Tips & Tricks for Using YouTube to Promote Your Organization

•  ClubRunner: From Beginner to Expert

•  Writing Effective E-Mails

•  Expanding the Rotary Reach thru New Club Development

•  Successful New Member Orientation

•  Changing Lives Through Youth Exchange

•  Collaborations that Work

•  Rotarians: Be One, Bring One: Growing Your Club


Who should attend?

Club Leadership Academy offers something for everyone—varied education, new friendships, team building AND inspiration. 

CLA will offer suggested classes for Rotarians with a particular area-of-study that they would like to pursue. We will a host of classes for Rotarians-with-Rotary-roles, including:

•  Presidents Elect (Completion of their President Elect Training; two required classes/three electives)

•  Presidents Nominee

•  Club Secretaries

•  Club Treasurers

•  Foundation Chair & Committee Members

•  Membership Chair & Committee Members

•  Service Chair & Committee Members

•  Fundraising Chair & Committee Members

•  Club Administration

•  Rotary Leadership Institute Level 1 — a special five-class-track that will qualify as RLI-1

•  Experienced Rotarians

•  New Members



Want to join in on District 5495’s most exciting new educational event—CLA?

•  Where: Black Canyon Conference Center, 9440 N. 25th Avenue, Phoenix (between Dunlap and Peoria on 25th Avenue).

•  When: 8 am. to 4:30 p.m., Saturday, April 21, 2018

•  Registration: Opens February 1, 2018

•  Cost: Just $65 Early Bird Pricing (which includes “incredible” breakfast and lunch)  Watch the website for registration information.

C U @ CLA!!!