The 1st Rotary Club
in Poland

founded in 1931
by the mayor of Warsaw - Piotr Drzewiecki

The oldest Citizen NGO
in Poland

register in 1989
sponsored by Australian Rotary Club from Canberra

Also known as
Warszawski Klub Rotariański

Fellowship Meetings in Hotel Raffles Europejski Warsaw
every Wednesday at 1:00pm

Since the beginning of the war in Ukraine, the Rotary Club of Warsaw has helped over 1400 refugees, providing them with shelter, food, helping them find work, and organizing a camp for children from Ukraine, with a total budget of 130k USD.

Events & Projects

Ukrainian Children's Holidays

  • funded by RC Warszawa, RC Canberra Burley Griffin, RC Frankfurt, and individual donors
  • 30 children from Zaporizhzhia and Kropyvnytskyi in July 2023
  • 30 children from Lviv in August 2023
  • held in Klub Sosnowy - a recreational and conference center in Warsaw.
  • child care by RC Zaporizhzhia, RC Kropyvnytskyi

John Hewko in Warsaw

  • The visit took place in mid-June 2023.
  • The meeting was held at the Raffles Europejski Warsaw Hotel.
  • Governor Piotr Jankowski and Governor-Elect Marek Wcisło attended the meeting,
  • as well as representatives from Warsaw Rotary clubs and clubs from other cities.

E-Club Polonia Int. chartered

  • At the beginning of the Rotary year 2022-2023, we were asked to become the sponsor of the new Rotary Club.
  • President Piotr D. Kaczorowski appointed a board member of the Rotary Club of Warsaw, Rtn. Rafał Misztalski, to become the guardian of the new club for the next three years.
  • The club was established in May 2023.

Work for Ukrainian refugees

  • At the end of the Rotary year 2021-2022, an agreement was signed with the employment office of the city of Warsaw.
  • The agreement has been extended several times during Rotary year 2022-2023.
  • In total, over 700 individuals from Ukraine received medical examinations enabling them to work in grocery stores.