Marking a significant milestone in a journey of exemplary service and monumental influence, Bolaji Odunuga, the esteemed security analyst, publisher, and CEO of Duke and Duchess International Magazines, has taken the helm as the President of the illustrious Rotary Club of Crawley.
This appointment came on the back of her dedicated service and impact, her efforts and her leadership role, in promoting African culture and making a difference in the community.
Renowned for her exceptional leadership and commitment to showcasing the accomplishments and relevance of African descents, Bolaji Odunuga brings a wealth of experience to the Rotary Club of Crawley. Her role as the Organisation Lead for Africa Community in Surrey & Sussex demonstrates her passion for creating positive change in diverse communities.
With a strong focus on promoting the strength and uniqueness of women, Bolaji launched Duchess International Magazine in 2014, expanding its reach to Nigeria in 2018. Through her magazine, she has provided a powerful platform for African descents to voice their achievements and contributions, leaving an indelible impact in the publishing industry.
In 2021, Bolaji joined the Rotary Club of Isolo, Nigeria, where she served as the image chair, showcasing her unwavering dedication to service.
Recognising her exceptional contributions, Bolaji moved her membership to the Rotary Club of Crawley, and now she assumes the prestigious role of President. Her appointment is a testament to her exceptional leadership qualities and unwavering commitment to the Rotary Club’s mission of “Service above self.”
Bolaji Odunuga’s remarkable achievements have garnered her numerous accolades and recognition. She is widely credited for many community services and has been honoured for her selfless contributions across many communities that cuts borders, a testament to her impact in promoting African culture and heritage.
Her commitment to community development and the publishing industry can also not be underestimated, with her remarkable contributions to the media industry.
As the newly appointed President of the Rotary Club of Crawley, Bolaji Odunuga will spearhead a range of initiatives and projects aimed at creating lasting change in both local and global communities. Her leadership will build upon the club’s vision of being modern and relevant while upholding the traditional values of Rotary, emphasizing “Service above self.”
The Rotary Club of Crawley, established in 1953, has consistently strived to make a difference through volunteerism, fostering a strong sense of community, and driving impactful change. With their dedication to service, the club has become an integral part of the Crawley community, tirelessly addressing pressing challenges and creating a positive impact.
The Rotary Club of Crawley warmly welcomes Bolaji Odunuga as their President and eagerly anticipates the remarkable initiatives and transformative projects she will lead during her tenure. Bolaji’s appointment heralds a new era of service and impact, as she brings her expertise, passion, and dedication to further strengthen the club’s contributions to the community.
Rotary is a global network of 1.2 million neighbors, friends, leaders, and problem-solvers who believe in taking action to create lasting change. With a vision of a united world where people come together to tackle society’s challenges, Rotary clubs worldwide work collaboratively to make a difference in their communities, both locally and internationally.