We were founded on 4 March 2009, with 13 ladies and 20 men, 10 existing Rotarians and 23 new to Rotary. We are an informal club, but we are serious about serving and contributing to our community.
We are a Registered Charity No 1136551
Our 'friendly' web address is: www.cobervalleyrotary.org.uk
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THE COBER CAPSULE - A 50 YEAR TIME CAPSULE
Welcome to our new President Carol
Hilary handed over to Carol Kimberley at our roaming meeting at Hilary and Terry's house in Hayle last night. A great year for Hilary with much achieved and we move forward with Carol with the Fashion Show and Cober Capsule Projects and our ongoing support for BABA.
Handbags to be Auctioned
At our fashion show on 7 July we have a number of really lovely handbags to auction. All donated to raise funds for Invictus and some may have a little 'suprise' inside!
If you cannot make it to the auction but would like to bid on a handbag then let us know which one (the number at the top of the image), your opening and maximum bid and we'll let you know if you were successful. Email email@example.com
Welcome to our new member Rotarian Chris Warham
Chris Warham the CEO of ShelterBox joins the Cober Valley Club as a fully fledged Rotarian - Welcome Chris. We are very proud to have such a strong association with this great Rotary supported, inspired and founded charity.
Well done Rotarian Alex Youlten PHF
A big surprise at tonight's meeting was the award of a Paul Harris Fellowship to Alex by our visiting guests from Chichester Rotary. They wanted to acknowledge Alex's tremendous work in developing the ongoing partnership between Rotary and ShelterBox.
Charity Golf Day at West Corwall GC
Once again our charity golf day was a resounding success. Amazing weather and good levels of support and sponosrship from local companies and Santander Bank shoudl enable us to raise over £5,000 again this year. Well done to everyone.
An outstanding Junior Youthspeaks for 2017
7 teams from our local junior schools hotly contested our annual Junior Youthspeaks Competition. Well done to the final joint winners of Germoe School and Godolphin School. For a full photo album of the event and all the teams check out our Facebook page.
The Cober Capsule - Our Next Big Fundraiser
We will be burying a 50 year time capsule on the Penrose Estate to be opened on 5th July 2067. Click on the picture for more details
Welcome New Members
Our first meeting of the New Year and great to induct 3 new members. Welcome to Rotary Patrick Terry, Tracey Scott and Andy Wallis.
Paul Harris Fellowships Awarded at our Christmas Meeting
Well done to Rachael and Caroline our new PHF awardees.
Helston Christmas Lights Switch On 25 November 2016
Once again we set up our Mulled Wines and MInce Pie stall and this year with good cold but dry weather and little competition we sold an amazing amount. Over 300 mince pies went and it looks like we raised nearly Â£900 for the Charity Account. Well done everybody and a big thank you to Barry and the team from Wheal Dream for mixing up the wines and supplying the pies.
Presidents Night - The Cove Maenporth 7 October
A great evening to celebrate Rachael's year. More pictures are on our Facbook page.
Around 1,000 numbered tennis balls were dropped into the River Cober on Sunday 11 September for our annual ball splash fundraiser. Helston Judo Club sent along some helpers as we are planning to see how we can support them to put a disabled loo and wetroom into their new premises so that it can be used as a community resource.
Welcome to our new President Hilary
President Hilary Young takes over the reins from Rachael and is looking forward to her year.
....and the Club celebrates the event!
See our Facebook page for more pictures
Meetings and events happening soon
Wednesday 26th July 19.00
Wednesday 2nd August 19.00
Wednesday 9th August 19.00
Wednesday 16th August 19.00
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Meetings & Venue
Where and when:
(1st Wednesday of each month is our 'Out & About' evening - please contact Secretary for details )
Helston TR13 0LR 01326 565103