RAWCS (Rotary Australia World Community Service Ltd.) is a program of the Rotary Districts of Australia which was formed to enable Australian Rotarians, Rotary Districts and Rotary Clubs to assist disadvantaged communities and individuals through humanitarian aid projects.
RAWCS has a financial infrastructure system that facilitates fundraising for projects that deliver humanitarian aid and charitable support in Australia and overseas.
Projects include Rotary Australia Overseas Aid Fund (RAOAF), Rotary Australia Benevolent Society (RABS) incorporating Rotary Australia Compassionate Grants (RACG), Rotary Australia Relief Fund (RARF), Donations in Kind (DIK) and Rotarians Against Malaria (RAM).
District 9630 RAWCS approved programs include:
- PolioPlus volunteers
- Donations in Kind (DIK)
- Rotarians Against Malaria (RAM)
- Ranfurly Library
- Village Aide Program
- Green Gecko
- Shelters – Cambodia
- Kundiawa General Hospital – PNG
- ORO Province Disaster Relief
- PNG and East Timor Projects
- Nepal and Thailand Projects