The Rotary Club of Eastern Independence truly embodies the ideals of Rotary International. There is never a shortage of fun or fellowship at our meetings, service projects, or social events. Over the years, the Club has remained dedicated to being "boots on the ground" to address the needs of our community. Whether it's cleaning pool furniture at Rotary Camp, painting and landscaping public schools for Project Shine, sorting and boxing nonperishable goods at Harvesters, or ringing bells for the Salvation Army, the members of the Rotary Club of Eastern Independence are leaders in the community, volunteering their time, talents, and treasures to make a positive impact on the greater community in which we all live, work and play.

At the District 6040 Annual Foundation Dinner on October 28, 2017 the Rotary Club of Eastern Independence was recognized for its contributions to the community, as well as to the Rotary International Foundation. Among the honors received were:
  • Star Club Annual Fund- SHARE - Level 3 ($300-$399)
  • End Polio Now - $1500 per club
  • End Polio Now - $100 per capita
  • Third Highest End Polio Now Giving ($160 per capita)
  • The Rotary Foundation Giving Banner
  • Every Rotarian Every Year Banner

In addition, the Rotary Club of Eastern Independence earned the Presidential Citation. This is an award granted to clubs who meet goals in: membership attraction and engagement, foundation giving, online tool adoption, humanitarian service, new generations, and public image. The Rotary Club of Eastern Independence is proud to have earned this honor each year of it's existence.