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Recent news about Rotary Becket

NEWS! Another New Becket Member


Rotary Becket welcomes a new member. Gordon Roan joined the club today Wednesday July 26th


Even more publicity for the Classroom Box Project in Africa

 

May 2017 More classes benefit from a Classroom Box donation by Rotary Becket

This year 200 boxes of Classroom Materials went to Malawi and 200 to the Eastern Cape in South Africa. The pictures show the children in Ferndale Farm school (bottom pictures) and Ikwhili Primary School Kei mouth (top pictures)

Malawi shipments distributed by Lilongwe Rotary Club
Eastern Cape distributed by Arcadia Rotary Club of East London.

The 400 boxes distributed this year have benefited over 10 000 pupils
Since the start of the Classroom box project by Becket Rotary Club over 1000 000 children have benefited

Here is a local newspaper report about a delivery of a classroom box to Thobashana Primary School 

 

December 19th 2016 LowDown Refit finished


After 3 weeks of work by Rotary Becket Member Terry Atkinson and many extra volunteers from the Rotary Club a complete office refit has been completed. 3 rooms have been created from 2, with new doors added, electrical and plumbing work and compete decoration of all. 


Well done to all who helped and thanks to Rotarian Robert Shoebridge who donated all the materials.

December 17th 2016 Santa's special trip


Santa from Rotary Becket made a special visit on Saturday to meet Rajan a special boy. His Dad Mandip posted this Facebook message:


“The team arranged for a visit to our street this evening by Santa. As Rajan turned 4 he was unfortunately diagnosed with leukaemia. This year his treatment was completed at the age of 7 and now he's getting back on track with his health with regular checks. Ron & his team made my little sons dream come true tonight. Thank you so much !!!”


We say how much we enjoyed our visit and thanks for the great welcome from you and all your neighbours


2nd November

The club welcomes Karl Flowers as a new member