Welcome to the website of the Rotary Club of Dumfries Devorgilla.
Visit Santa at his grotto during December held at Gardenwise Plant and Garden Centre, Dumfries. This is an annual event in partnership with Gardenwise. All proceeds go to local good causes with an amazing £18,000 raised to date.details
The Rotary Club of Dumfries Devorgilla have organised a free public fireworks display for Dumfries in partnership with the People’s Project on the Mill Green. We received a bronze medal from Cash for Kids for donations raised in 2017!details
A partnership event with Dalbeattie Community Initiative. 2018 was the 10th anniversary and 173 riders raised £3000 with this event. This year's event is Sunday 19 May 2019. www.solwaysportive.co.ukdetails
We have completed a Charity Bollywood Night to raise money for Katha Lab school in New Delhi.details
We have organised Dragon Boats Festivals on River Nith, Dumfries in partnership with Dumfries Multi Cultural Society. All proceeds were provided to local good causes.details
An amazing £84,000 has been raised for local health causes over 9 successful years of the Run4Health. A partnership project with the NHS and Dumfries and Galloway Council as a truly family fun event.details
We are an active and young Club formed in 2002 and serving Dumfries and and it's immediate environs with a succesful record of fundraising and community events including Santas Grotto, Solway Sportive and Run4Health. More information on our events can be found on:
Our meetings are held weekly in the evenings on a Monday night at the Station Hotel, Dumfries and involve a range of club visits, interesting speakers and good fellowship. Check our calender for forthcoming meetings.
Service to the community requires our Rotarians to devote their time, energy and professional skills to particular projects. This often involves fundraising to provide charities with financial support but this is not our Clubs first aim. Our emphasis is on personal service.
Recent club news: Countdown to the 11th Solway Sportive on 19 May 2019 organised in partnership with Dalbeattie Community Initiative.
Meetings and events happening soon
Saturday 19th January 08.00 - 15.00 Sunday 19th May
A partnership event with Dalbeattie Community Initiative. 2018 was the 10th anniversary and 173 riders raised £3000 with this event. This year's event is Sunday 19 May 2019.
Monday 28th January 18.00
Monday 28th January 19.30
Annual Burns Supper
Monday 4th February 19.30
Monday 11th February 19.30
Monday 18th February 19.30
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