Working Locally

Rotary Club of Sittingbourne Invicta - supporting of our local community

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Helping Our Local Community

Rotarians strive to give something back to others and endeavour to provide support; both locally and internationally.

Helping at Events

Our club members volunteer annually;

  • at The Living Land event on the Kent Showground
  • at events in Milton Creek Country Park ( Art in the Park and Sport in the Park )
  • marshalling the car park for the Sittingbourne Striders 10 mile race event

Doing Practical Work

We put our practical skills to work undertaking;
  • tree planting in Milton Creek Country Park & coppicing work in Cromers Wood
  • painting and decorating (Quinton Community Playgroup, Phoenix House & CAB)
  • gardening at a local community allotment
  • litter picks and beach cleans
  • providing and installing two park benches at Milton Creek Country Park
  • kitchen refurbishment at Phoenix House
  • helping Sittingbourne Foodbanks relocate to a new warehouse

Volunteering with other Groups

Club members also volunteer in support of other charities;

  • crewing on Kingfisher on the River Medway
  • on the air weekly at Rotary Radio UK
  • helping with the running of Phoenix House

Our Own Community Events

  • supporting local clubs and groups from our Community Chest
  • arranging river trips for the elderly & children with special needs on the River Medway
  • organising an annual 10K Race as a community event in Sittingbourne.
  • collecting annually on behalf of Marie Curie Caner Care's Great Daffodil Appeal 
  • supporting Stroke Awareness by arranging free blood pressure checks