Recent Donations

Our Community Chair Mike Bentley with representatives of Cam Trust

Donations made by the club during the Rotary year 2015 - 16



Our accounts for the Rotary Year 2015 - 16 have now been finalised and listed below are the major donations we have made during that year to local charities and good causes



   Arthur Rank Hospice          £1000

   Marie Curie                         £1000

   UK Floods appeal                 £500

   The Ely Triathlon and MS Therapy both received  £300

   Cam Trust (see picture above) and  Centre 33 both received £250

   Ely Cubs, Headway, NARA, Stretham Football Club and Sue's essentials all received £200

In addition we spent almost £2000 taking the disabled children and their carers from Highfield School for a day out at Wicksteed Theme Park and almost £600 each on dictionaries for primary school children and the Rotary Young leaders Course

There were several other smaller donations and, in total, we donated over  £9000 to these causes



 

We also donated nearly £2000 to Roatary' own Foundation Charity the main object of this being the campaign to end Polio worldwide which has almost achieved its objectives with only 4 countries still affected.

Lastly we contributed £1200 to disaster relief in several third world countries

All in all quite a good effort for the year !