Serving our community
Penzance Rotary Club serves the local community by organising a wide range of activities including: the annual Town Fireworks, a 'Know Your Blood Pressure' day, Sponsored Walk, fortnighly Memory Cafes and recently Vintage & Classic Cars on the Promenade.
Penzance Shoppers line up for Health Checks.
The Rotary Club of Penzance holds a highly successful Know Your Blood Pressure day each spring, providing shoppers in Penzance town centre with free blood pressure checks.
The event staged in support of the Stroke Association takes place outside Penzance Market House (Lloyds Bank) and provides free advice to those found to be at risk of a stroke which can be brought by high blood pressure.
Rotarians clean up in St. Buryan and St.Levan
Rotarians at St. Levan and at St. Buryan as part of Rotary's Spring Clean
Some of our many other Activities and Events
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The club actively supports the community in a number of ways . . .
The Rotary Ramble - A charity walk that is open to walkers walking on behalf of any good causes. Walkers donate 75% of the funds that they raise to the cause of their choice, and the other 25% is distributed to causes chosen by the Rotary Club of Penzance.
Annual Fireworks Display
Since 1974 the Penzance annual Guy Fawkes Fireworks Display has been organised by The Rotary Club of Penzance, the event is now held at Penzance AFC ground.
Details of time and day will be advertised nearer to November.
Rotary Stroke and Health Awareness Day
Providing free Blood Pressure tests in Penzance town centre to raise awareness of the health risks posed by high or low blood pressure.
Memory Cafe - Providing volunteers to support dementia sufferers and their carers with twice monthly activities including games and reminiscence sessions.
Hope Church, Alverton Road, Penzance, TR18 4QB
Every 2nd and 4th Thursday, 2.00–4.00 pmContact:
Margaret on 07974 728435
Chris on 07851 111496
Cream Teas for the Elderly
Providing transport - Next date to be advised.