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Charity, Club, Friends and Project Volunteers

Charity No. 01031042 managed by Oswestry Borderland Rotary Club

 

We volunteer with variety and enjoy social friendships.

For Charities and those in need, well over £250,000 raised.

Fun with fundraising has given pleasure to millions of local people.

There is a place for men and women interested in joining our activities

If you cannot spare some time to support our charity fundraising, please consider donating some money - 

If you can, please donate-here


Click on "Meetings & Events" in the top menu, for future or past Event info.

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The framework for what we do

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Charity Trustees - account for distributing and receiving donations

Club Service - includes Council and everyone making things happen.

Membership - membership, Friends, interest, equality and diversity matters.

Community Service - provides local support to charities and individuals on various occasions, including the Orthopaedic Hospital, Derwen College, and Macmillan.

Environment - Supports and partners environmental organisations with local emphasis.

International Service - supports Mercy Ships, LendwithCare, and responds wherever help may be needed worldwide.

Youth Service - all for local youth, supports seven Rotakids Clubs in local schools and  one  Interact Club, Young Carers, Young Writers, Young Chef, Young Innovator, Young Photographer and Young Achiever.

Major Events - manage the Oswestry Christmas Parade, the unique Borderland Mountainbike Challenge, occasional special events, and work the Oswestry Fireworks.

Rotary Foundation - gives financial grants, beyond the capacity of individual Clubs.  We contribute to support this, and also promote Purple-4-Polio, so successfully eradicating polio from our planet.

Support from "Friends of Borderland Rotary" and other Charity Volunteers is necessary and always appreciated.

 

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Borderland Rotary was founded in 1990 for the convienience of evening meetings in the Oswestry area.

Meeting once a month to discuss Club business and projects.  There are also regular social and other activities.  Men and women members are drawn from Oswestry and the surrounding areas. 

Guests attend social meetings, which frequently have a visiting speaker.


The next "Borderland" Major Event

Sat. 11th May 2024 - Borderland Mountain Bike Challenge

Details of future events (and past events) can be accessed by clicking or tapping on "Meetings & Events" at the top menu.

Happening soon...

Wed, Feb 28th 2024 7:45 pm

Speaker Meeting

Speaker Meeting. Borderland Rotary welcomes Friends and Guests to the Club. ( Please book a place before 4.00 pm Tuesday.)

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Wed, Mar 6th 2024 7:45 pm

Club Members Business Meeting

Discussions and decisions with Club business, Charity giving, on-going and future projects. (For Club members only)

World Book Day - Sale of books

Thu, Mar 7th 2024 12:30 pm

World Book Day - Sale of books

Trefonen Rotakids Sale of Books supported by Borderland Rotary

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Bryn Offa Sale of Books

Fri, Mar 8th 2024 12:30 pm

Bryn Offa Sale of Books

Bryn Offa Rotakids Sale of Books supported by Borderland Rotary

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Wed, Mar 13th 2024 7:45 pm

Speaker Meeting

Speaker Meeting. Borderland Rotary welcomes Friends and Guests to the Club. ( Please book a place before 4.00 pm Tuesday.)

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Wed, Mar 20th 2024 7:45 pm

Friends Social Evening

Friends and guests are welcome to join Club members for a social evening with a meal at the Sweeney Hotel. (Please book a place first - see details)

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Wed, Mar 27th 2024 7:45 pm

Speaker Meeting

Speaker Meeting. Borderland Rotary welcomes Friends and Guests to the Club. ( Please book a place before 4.00 pm Tuesday.)

details

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Wednesdays at 19.30

Sweeney Hall Country Hotel
Morda
Oswestry
Shropshire
SY10 9EU  01691 652450

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