Citation for Meritorious Service Award
- Past District Governor Luther Moore
The Citation for Meritorious Service recognizes individual Rotarians who have demonstrated outstanding active service to The Rotary Foundation for more than one year. An individual may receive this award only once. Any active Rotarian in good standing may be nominated, except for current and incoming district governors, current and incoming RI directors, and current Foundation trustees. Eligible service includes: Service on Foundation committees at the club, district, or international level. Participation in Foundation grants or programs, Support of Ambassadorial Scholars, Rotary Peace Fellows, Group Study Exchange teams, or vocational training teams. Financial contributions to the Foundation, however notable, are not relevant considerations for this award. Luther is a Past President of the Rotary Club of Charlotte and District Governor for 2013-2014. During his term as Governor Luther was credited with hosting a million-dollar dinner that raised funds for the Rotary Foundation. He and his wife Sandra have hosted Rotary Youth Exchange students and been on Rotary service project trips to Peru and Honduras. Luther is a strong advocate for the Rotary Peace Centers and instrumental in the formation of the New Gen Peacebuilders program which originated in our District. Luther is a Paul Harris Fellow, Paul Harris Society Member and Major Donor.