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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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To Purchase an Envelope to be filled to be placed into the Cober Capsule please email us the number you require and payment can be made for each envelope either by cheque payable to 'The Rotary Club of Cober Valley Helston' at £10 for each envelope or pay on line to our PayPal account by clicking the following button

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 rotarycobervalley@gmail.com 

To see a selection of what is on offer either visit our Facebook page or click on the image below:

Fashion Show

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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 £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.

Ball Splash!!

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

Happening soon...

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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Rotary News

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Rotary Young Citizen Awards

Watch coverage of the 2017 'Rotary Young Citizen Awards', highlighting outstanding young people.

Details on RotaryGBI.org

How Rotary is Funding Polio Immunization in 2017

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Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

Wheal Dream
Helston We meet on Wednesdays at 7.00 for 7.15pm, Dinner £13
(1st Wednesday of each month is our 'Out & About' evening - please contact Secretary for details )
Wheal Dream
Helston TR13 0LR  01326 565103

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