What else is the Club doing in Eccles?
In addition to the book swap the club has been featuring Polio Eradication and the Rotary response to the horrors of the Haiti earthquake and the Pakistan Floods.
For more than 20 years, Rotary has led the private sector in the global effort to rid the world of this crippling disease. Today, Rotary's role in the initiative is recognized worldwide as a model of public-private cooperation in pursuit of a humanitarian goal.
In addition to providing financial and volunteer support, Rotary works to urge support from other public and private sector partners. This includes the campaign to End Polio Now, inspired by the extraordinary challenge grants received from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. more...
What would it take to change the world?
Rotary International is the world's first service club organization, with more than 1.2 million members in 33,000 clubs worldwide. Rotary club members are volunteers who work locally, regionally, and internationally to combat hunger, improve health and sanitation, provide education and job training, promote peace, and eradicate polio. This site explains some of the contribution that the Rotary Club of Eccles makes but have you got 4 minutes to find out more about what Rotary does across the world. Have a look at this film.
If you want to find out more about Rotary and how you can have fun while you help in this kind of work, look for the Join Rotary button on the right hand menu.
The latest edition of Club Newsletter is here.
Visiting Rotarians, details of our next meeting are below and we would be pleased to see you. If you are not a member, please look at what we do, get in touch with us through our contact page - we'd like to meet you and tell you more.