Fund Raising


This committee has the task of raising the monies which allow the Club to make its charitable donations.

Each year we hold a number of fund raising events the main one being the Dragon Boat festival held at Bristol Harbourside in June each year. We also hold a charity golf day, a corporate quiz and an abseil at the Avon Gorge. This last year 2015/16 we have raised over £90,000. Our main charity that year was the Stroike Association. 

In the past years we have raised 1000's of pounds for many International and local charities and projects.  Some of the overseas charities are listed under "International & Foundation".

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Some of the projects and charities who have benfited are listed below:

Above & Beyond Appeal
Africa Hope and Homes
African Initiative Girls Education in Arusha
Alzheimer's Society
Arthritis Research Campaign
Aqua Boxes
Avon Gorge and Downs Wildlife Project
Avon Outward Bound Trust
Avon Riding for the Disabled
Avon Swifts
Barnados
BLESMA
Book Aid
BRACE
Bristol Cancer Care
Bristol Eye Hospital
Bristol Sailing School (Sailability)
British Heart Foundation
Brittle Bones Society
Calcutta Rescue
Caring at Christmas
Caribbean Foot Care
Chew Valley Lake Association of Disabled Sailors
Children's Hospice South West
CLIC
Clifton College Foundation
Cots for Tots
Drug and Alcohol Training Services
Guide Dogs for the Blind
Guinness Charity
GW Air Ambulance
Malawi Teacher Training Project
Hearing Dogs for the Blind
Help for Heroes
Humphrey Repton Homes
Jessie May
Karuna Trust
Keswick Rotary Club Flood Appeal
Leukaemia Research
Life 90 project with Prague Rotary Club
Life Education Centres
Macmillan Cancer Support
Maji Safi
Malawi Teachers Training Project
Marie Cure Cancer Care
Macular Disease Association
Mencap
Meningitis Research
Mercy Ships
Moonstone Appeal
Motivation
Motor Neurone Disease Association
MS
Music Fest
National Association for Crohns and Colitis Disease
National Eye Research Centre
Nepali Children's Trust
NSPCC
One 25
Pahar Trust
Pauls Place
PCAS
Penny Brohn Cancer Help
Plant a Tree
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Restoration of Hope - Burundi
Run for the Future
Rotary Disabled Sports
Rotary Foundation
Rotary Kids Out
Rotary Matching Grant for Ambulance in George South Africa
Rotary Polio Eradication Appeal
RYLA
Scott Wilson Millennium Charity
Send a Cow
Shelter Boxes
Shoe Boxes
Sight Savers
St Peter's Hospice
Teyfant Community School
The Station
Tiny Lives
Tree Aid
Transplant Trust
Tsunami Project
Two Bridges Drug and Alcohol Trust
Wallace & Gromit Grand Appeal Children's Hospital
Water Aid
Water Survival Boxes
Western Park School nature trail
Word Waterworks
YMCA
Young Achievers