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Our club is very busy and we welcome new members to share our activities. You are always made very welcome. Click onto DETAILS and then onto the pictures below to see a sample of what we do.details
We have an ongoing project to install defibrillators in Great Harwood and Rishtondetails
The Rotakids President,Treasurer and Secretary together with their teacher and Rotarians Graham Charnley and Patrick McGinleydetails
The Maikot Project
A two year project to provide funds for the villagers of Maikot in Nepal to build a water supply pipeline into the village and build a new village toilet block was completed in February 2016 Funds were raised in collaboration with other local Rotary Clubdetails
THE ROTARY FOUNDATION
The Rotary Foundation is our Charity within Rotary and its aim is to give grants to clubs who use the money to fund projects around the world. The motto is: 'Doing good in the World' The funding comes entirely from members donationsdetails
ROTARY in Great Harwood and Rishton was founded in 1946 and we are part of an International organisation of around 1.2 million members in 200 countries worldwide.
In England we are part of a network of districts and in Lancashire and Cumbria there are 78 clubs.
Here in Hyndburn there are 3 Rotary clubs and we all share the same values:
We work on local and international projects that improve the lives of people.
Rotary Clubs are at our heart
they bring together dedicated individuals to exchange ideas, build relationships, and take action.
supports Rotary clubs worldwide, coordinating global programs, campaigns, and initiatives.
The Rotary Foundation
uses generous donations to fund projects by Rotarians and our partners in communities around the world.
As a nonprofit fund, all of the Foundation's funding comes from voluntary contributions made by Rotarians and friends who share our vision of a better world.
Meetings and events happening soon
Tuesday 28th November 19.30
Club Meeting night
Our own member, BOB FLOOD is to continue his journey around the British Isles and tonight we will learn about the varied towns he has visited
Wednesday 29th November
International Aid Trust
Today some members will be going to the International Aid Trust Warehouse in Preston to help pack clothes for delivery to people around the world in desperate need of help.
Saturday 2nd December
2017 Rotary Christmas Collection
Today we start our annual Christmas Collections in Great Harwood and Rishton. WATCH THIS SPACE FOR FURTHER DETAILS
Tuesday 5th December 19.30
OUR ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY
Tonight is our Christmas Party where we invite other Rotary clubs and go crazy!!.............................. Within reason!!
Be part of a global network of volunteers, trying to make the world a better place. Please also see the 'links & news' page for information from the local district and live feeds from Rotary International and Rotary International in GB&I.