Community Sevice

Birstall Luddites in the community. Dictionaries 4Life Project. Kids Out. Birstall in Bloom work. Santa Sleigh.


Rotary Club of Birstall Luddites

Community Service

Birstall Luddites Rotarians in the community - what do we do :-

The Dictionary 4Life Project.

The club have taken part in the Rotary Dictionary 4Life project for the last six years.
Distributing dictionaries to all
local Junior schools.
On the school
s last assembly the dictionaries
are presented to all the school leavers.

  Link - Dictionary 4Life  
     
This summers Kids Out visited Lightwater Valley
The club with Heckmondwike RC contribute to
this outing.
Twenty pupils and twenty staff from Fairefield School enjoyed a day at Lightwater Valley.
Link -Kids Out
Fairfield School
     
Our Environment project in the community is led by Jim Pilkinton in
Oakwell Hall Country Park.
Tree layering, cutting, burning and other tasks are carried out led by Jim.
     
Painting and decorating in Howden Clough Community Center is a project undertaken by Luddites led by
Rotarian John Logan.
   
   
     

Birstall in Bloom
Luddites help with work projects
around Birstall when required..
This work is led by Rotarian Ian Blamires and Joanna.

Rotarian Ian also managed and installed the Birstall Stone sign.
  Link Birstall In Bloom    
     
     
Santa Sleigh
This is the Clubs main winter Community venture.
On eight evenings during December we tour local estates, have a presence at Birstall Xmas lights switch on and a day long Tesco collection to raise funds
for our good causes.