History of NorthFresnoRotary.org
North Fresno Rotary launched its original website in 2013 under the leadership of 2013 President Deborah Christiansen and Peter Fortuna. The project was started by North Fresno Rotarians Doris Blanton and Jeff Harpain. During this first year www.northfresnorotary.org was used to support the Pancake Breakfast at Fig Garden Village and the First Swim for Change event.
In 2014 President Ralph Boyijian oversaw the continued development of the website project. During President Boyijian's term www.northfresnorotary.org regularly had over 1,000K visitor in a week and became a valuable tool to recruit and promote the mission of North Fresno Rotary. In 2014 North Fresno Rotary added new members who joined due in part to North Fresno Rotary's growing online presence.
In 2015 President Bernadette Hanson created a strong social media network by incorporating Facebook and Twitter into www.northfresnorotary.org. During President's Hansen's term North Fresno Rotary garnered over 800 Twitter followers and 70 Facebook likes. By the end of her term the amount of visitors to www.northfresnorotary.org; forced the club to relaunched the site with enhanced features like the iCal event application and behind the scene improvements for mobile devices.