More Giving From Iron Man
At the Rotary Club's meeting on Thursday, 16th July cheques were presented by courtesy of Iron Man 2014 to British Heart Foundation and Pancreatic Cancer UK.
The picture shows president Tom Mather handing over a cheque for just over £1000 to Yvonne Bradshaw a volunteer fundraiser for British Heart Foundation and one for £900 to Jan Lord fundraiser and volunteer worker for Pancreatic Cancer UK.
Both ladies gave personal and moving accounts of their association with the charities and convinced the members of the worthiness of their organisations.
Rotary Speaker: Dave Bagley from Urban Outreach
Dave Bagley from Urban Outreach spoke about Rough Sleeping and Homelessness at our meeting just before Easter.details
Horwich Churches Namibia Committee
Rotary Club of Horwich are proud to support Rev Caroline Tracy and Members of the Horwich Churches Namibia Committee to assist them purchase Solar Lights for rural Townships in Namibia.details
Making Things Possible With Remap
Many thanks to John Mountrie who delivered an insightful talk on Remap an organisation of engineers who custom-make equipment to help disabled people live more independent lives.details
At our 22 March meeting we heard a lovely young lady give a inspired talk about her life with MS and how she formed new friendships and a new hobby which gave her so much more.details
Rotary and Ironman's help for Hospice Care
President David, Vice President Margot and Secretary Phil were much moved when they recently visited Derian House children’s Hospice at Chorley to present a cheque for £1,130.details
Iron Man Cheque Presentation
On Tuesday, 9th June 2015, Paul Whitney, President of the Rotary Club of Horwich visited Derian House to present a cheque for Â£2,800 to their fundraising manager, Sophie Saunders.details
Santa Dash- Bolton Hospice
The Rotary Club of Horwich in conjunction with Father Christmas were able to start the Santa Dash. A 8 lap run around Bolton Wanderers Football Stadium to raise funds for the Hospice.details