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Environmental Projects....

Environmental Projects....

.The club continues to undertake a varied and active involvement with environmental projects - NEXT WORK PARTY DATE = 18th March 2024

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Disability Games  District 1070

Disability Games District 1070

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Potato BBQ

Potato BBQ

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The Rotary Foundation

The Rotary Foundation

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Meeting details...

The Club meets weekly each Wednesday at The Holiday Inn, Wigston 
Prior to club business and speaker, a one course meal is served in the restaurant at 6pm. 
Meetings aim to close by 7.30pm.

A diary of the club's meetings and visiting speakers can be found elsewhere on this web site.....

Fund raising  
To enable the club to support worth while local, national and international charities and good causes, funds are raised by a wide range of regular activities and social events.  


LEICESTER DE MONTFORT Rotary Club Profile

RIBI Club No.1824

RI Club No. 30764

Rotary District District 1070

Club Chartered 1995

  • Secretary Maureen Jerman Email... ldmrotary@gmail.com
  • Membership Officer Andrew Robinson Email ldmrotary@gmail.com

No. of current registered members =  22

Meetings:  Wednesdays except Christmas/New Year break

Start time 18:00     Finish approx.19:30

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AIMS
The club’s aims are, as with all Rotary Clubs, SERVICE ABOVE SELF, by serving the communitylocally, nationally and internationally and by developing fellowship & friendships.

 CLUB ETHOS
The Club was formed in 1995 as a dual gender breakfast club. The numbers of female and male members have been approximately equal throughout the Club’s existence.

 We are a friendly and enthusiastic Club and welcome everyone from all walks of life and professions who would like to help others through the aims & objects of Rotary.

 Becoming a Rotarian requires no formal qualifications in respect of religion, education,ethnicity or financial status but the essential qualifications are:

A sincere wish to be part of a Club that embraces the need to support charitable concerns in the local community and internationally.

We welcome all genders who would like to make a positive contribution to our Club and help to foster our aims and objectives, particularly within the context of charity.

We also welcome any existing Rotarians looking to join a new Club.

 CHARITIES SUPPORTED  -

The Leicester De Montfort Trust Fund Registered Charity No.1057617

Trustees:  Linda Foster - Mark Woodland - Jack Hunter - Maureen Jerman

Over the years the Club has supported many local, national and international charities.

In recent years the Club has supported:

The Salvation Army; Leicester South Foodbank; Rotary Foundation; ShelterBox; Samaritans Leicester; LOROS, Rotary Ukraine Appeal; Gunjur Project Association.

 Charitable donations are usually obtained by holding fundraising social activities.

PROJECTS
The Club has long standing commitments to maintaining Wyggeston’s Wood, supporting Kids Out, End Polio Now and the Gondar Hospital in Ethiopia.

 ATTENDANCE 
We seek as new members those who can commit to a regular attendance at meetings and who wish to contribute to the life and work of the Club. Members have the opportunity to serve as officers of the Club.

As with all Rotary events, neither religion nor politics are discussed at meetings.

SOCIAL ACTIVITIES
We host a number social activities for members’ families and friends each year including
dining out, garden parties, BBQ’s, quiz night etc.

 THE FUTURE
Whilst we are keen to embrace the traditions that have been established within the Club,

we are also keen looking to the future with a modern eye and arranging our meetings to suit the wishes of the majority of members.

 The Club has a strong nucleus of experienced members but it is the more recent and younger members who will in turn secure the Club’s future.

The Club holds several fundraising events each year we also believe in working actively with and for communities. The Club has always been active in supporting our natural environment and working with local organisations. With increasing concerns over our climate.

 THE COST of MEMBERSHIP
The current annual subscription is £150
The cost of dining at the regular meetings is currently £15

DRESS CODE
Smart casual attire at weekly meetings.

Charter celebrations are usually more formal events (dinner jacket for men, evening wear for ladies)

 

April 2024


  

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Club BUSINESS MEETING

Wed, May 29th 2024 6:00 pm

Club BUSINESS MEETING

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Club MEETING - Rob Foster

Wed, Jun 5th 2024 6:00 pm

Club MEETING - Rob Foster

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KIDS OUT

Wed, Jun 12th 2024 10:00 am

KIDS OUT

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Club MEETING - David French

Wed, Jun 12th 2024 6:00 pm

Club MEETING - David French

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Club MEETING - Cheque Presentations

Wed, Jun 19th 2024 6:00 pm

Club MEETING - Cheque Presentations

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Club Assembly & HAND-OVER MEETING

Wed, Jun 26th 2024 6:00 pm

Club Assembly & HAND-OVER MEETING

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Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Wednesdays at 1800

299 Leicester Road
Wigston
Leicester
LE18 1JW  44-116-2886161
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