Rotary Club of Aberdeen Balgownie serving the Bridge of Don Community in Aberdeen WELCOMES YOU!

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Cattle Drove

Cattle Drove

Balgownie Rotarian Alex Bowes took part in a sponsored walk in company with a small herd of highland cattle.
The event was organised by members of the Rotary Club of Aberdeen St. Fittick and followed a portion of the route known as the Fungle Road.

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Charity Raffle

Charity Raffle

Rotarians from our club participated with fellow members from approximately 20 clubs to sell tickets for a raffle in support of Charlie House. To see videos of the proceedings, go to https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/101GfjireS2bXNLmig9at0TP6EAArUYpA

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Grampian Forest Rally 2021

Grampian Forest Rally 2021

Rotary members assisted with traffic, performing the unwelcome task of informing potential visitors that spectators were not permitted at this year's event.

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ROTAKIDS CHARTER

ROTAKIDS CHARTER

Elected office-bearers from the Primary 5 class at Forehill Primary were handed the charter from RIBI to form their ROTAKIDS Club.

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GUEST SPEAKER, Gordon Christie

GUEST SPEAKER, Gordon Christie

Invited by Ray Grant, Gordon talked about the Grampian Forest Rally and our help to marshal the spectator car parking.

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GUEST SPEAKER, Captain Walt Wilson, US Navy

GUEST SPEAKER, Captain Walt Wilson, US Navy

Walter E. Wilson, a retired Navy Captain and former head of U.S. Naval Intelligence operations in Europe, has authored numerous articles and reviews. He will speak to the club about Confederate blockade runners in the American Civil War.

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About us


The club was formed in 1993 and currently has about 18 members, many living and working within the Aberdeen suburb of Bridge of Don

Visitors and   new members are always welcome.


                        

Club Donations to Charity and Community Service Activities

DATE

ACTIVITY

 

2019

  North East Scotland Fire Heritage Trust

 

  Sue Ryder Neurological Care Centre

 

  Gathimba Edwards Foundation

 

  Grampian Youth Orchestra

 

  Butterfly Trust

 

  Aberdeen Action on Disability

 

  Music In Hospitals Scotland

 

  Bridge of Don/Danestone First Responders

 

  Oor Wullie Big Bucket Trail

 

  North East Riders Volunteers Scotland (Blood Bikers)

 

  Orchard Brae School

 

  Rotary Foundation

 

TOTAL FOR YEAR

£5,068

2020

  End Polio Now Campaign

 

  Parkinson's Disease UK

 

  Danestone Community Centre

 

  Aberdeen Football Club Community Trust (AFCCT)

 

  Social Bite Fund

 

  Salvation |Army

 

  Rotary Foundation

 

TOTAL FOR YEAR

£3,750

2021

  Cyrenians

 

  Samaritans

 

  Friends of Special Nursery (Archie)

 

  Bridge of Don/Danestone First Responders

 

  KIDS OUT

 

  Myasthenia Gravis Appeal

 

  Instant Neighbour

 

  Afghanistan Rural Green Environment Organisation

 

  Rotary Foundation

 

TOTAL FOR YEAR

£3,850

              

                                                       

Happening soon...

Thu, Sep 29th 2022 6:00 pm

WEEKLY MEETING

• Raffle tickets to be returned to Graham
• Club participation in the raffle at BAC from November to Xmas
• Shoeboxes to be distributed to members
MENU - choice of;
Mince and tatties
OR
Ham salad
RECEPTION - Graham Donaldson

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Thursdays at 18.00 for 18.30

Mains of Scotstown Inn
Jesmond Square East
Bridge of Don
Aberdeen
AB22 8WT  01224 825222

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