Junior Youth Speaks
In January and February of each year we run a Junior Youth Speaks Competition with our local Junior Schoolsdetails
Helston Christmas Lights Switch On
Each year we set up our stall at the very popular Helston town Christmas Lights Switch on. Mulled wine and mince pies.details
Throughout the year we run a '200' Club. £10 for the whole year and monthly prizes drawn of £50 and £30 with £100 prize every 6 months.details
An annual event where we drop 1000+ balls into the Cober nearly a mile up the river.details
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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Provision of new Telescope to NCI Nare Point
By using a District Designated Grant we were able to match the funds we help raise at the NCI Rame Point Auction of Promises and fully fund a new telescope for the vital safety lookout work they do from their station overlooking Falmouth Bay at the mouth of the Helford River.
New Rotary Year - New President and New Members!
President Norman takes over from Past President Carol and his first job is to induct new members Cathy Atkinson and Ivan Green. Welcome on board.
KIDS OUT 2018
A great day at Flambards organised by Cober Valley and supported by 11 other local Rotary Clubs. Well done everyone.
Youth Speaks 2018
Well done to all the teams that entered and especially to the two teams that now move on to the West Cornwall Regional Competition at Penwith College on 6 February. Germoe and Parc Eglos
Support for the Macmillan Cove Cancer Centre at Treliske
Our two year fundraising campaign to support the new Macmillan Cove Cancer Centre at RCH Treliske came to a grand finale as Norman presents a cheque to Emma Wright for another £5,000. This brings the grand total to £10,000 of funding that we have provided to this amazing facility.
DG Visit and Cheque Presentations
£1,000 to the Invictus Trust raised by the Fashion Show
£1,000 to Penrose Judo club raised through a matched funded District Foundation Grant.
First new member 2017/18 - Welcome Anita Jones
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
Meetings and events happening soon
Wednesday 15th August 19.00
Sunday 19th August 08.00
Porthleven RNLI Day - Selling Balls
Our last ball selling session
Wednesday 22nd August 19.00
Wednesday 29th August 19.00
Dinner - DG Visit
Wednesday 5th September 19.00
Roaming venue tbc
Wednesday 12th September 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