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Some Things We Enjoyed

A miscellaneous selection of 80+ of our events and activities, in no particular order. Some are just Titles that remind us, others include further details to rekindle our interests


Rotary In Our Community

Haddenham Rotary's contributions to our local community


Rotary for Youth

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Young Photographer Competition 2021

Once again generously supported by Paul Wilkinson Photography, details of our 2021 Competition are available here


Donations and Financial Support

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Friends of Haddenham Rotary

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About us



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Haddenham Rotary Still Active During COVID

Rotary is a vibrant international social network
for all genders, with the serious purpose of making the world a better place

While we work through COVID, we meet virtually using Zoom
where members continue to actively engage with one another
and with the communities we support

We also make changes to keep our events Covid safe

Check out 'Happening Soon' section further down on this our Home Page


Come and help us or join in one of our virtual meetings


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Most important is that members of our Community continue to stay safe
and not put themselves at risk of contracting the virus

Tim Mahoney


Haddenham and District Rotary


Rotary Magazine

Rotary magazine covers a wide range of fascinating features
exclusive interviews and inspiring human interest stories
from across the world of Rotary

The digital edition of Rotary Magazine is available here:



Dr Fauchi Awarded Paul Harris Fellowship


We are delighted to announce Dr Fauchi awarded
Rotary's prestigious Paul Harris Fellowship
in recognition of outstanding achievement


Restart A Heart

In celebration of 'Restart A Heart' Day 16th October 2020
 Haddenham and District Rotary together with Heartbeat Haddenham
presented another defibrillator installed at the new Co-op store on Pegasus Road


Top: Rotary President Tim Mahoney with Rotarian Martin Andrew
and Heartbeat's Richard Kendall, present the new Defibrillator
Photo by Photo Ninja


Rotary's 'monumental contribution' to ending polio celebrated in PMQs

Rotary's "monumental contribution" to global efforts to eradicate polio
was celebrated in the House of Commons at Prime Minister's Questions 30th September 2020*

MP Jane Hunt Celebrating Rotary's 'monumental contribution' to eradicating Polio

Rotary members, volunteers and supporters around the world
have raised over $2 billion in the global fight to eradicate the disease
which has helped to immunise and protect over 2.5 billion children around the world

The address was raised by Loughborough MP Jane Hunt
who recognised the contribution of Loughborough Beacon Rotary
and of all Rotarians around the world

Prime Minster Boris Johnson described it as
"a fine example of the philanthropy and spirit of the British people"

Haddenham Rotary have actively supported the global 'End Polio Now'
initiative since its inception and continue to do so

Following the news earlier this year
that the WHO's Africa region is now wild polio-free
just two countries, Afghanistan and Pakistan, remain polio-endemic

After over three decades of work and collaboration
ending polio forever remains Rotary's number one humanitarian goal

Help us protect more children and end polio, by donating here:

*Source Rotary News September 2020


Another nice picture to cheer us

Photo: Photonija



Haddenham Rotary install personal TV system to help improve patient welfare


The 12 bed renal dialysis unit at Stoke Mandeville Hospital shared 5 televisions
and the choice of a channel to watch was something of a lottery

Now, every bed has it's own TV and DVD machine, remote control and headphones
so each patient can please themselves about what to watch


Photo: Jose Rico-Diaz

Six Counties Kidney Patients Association (SCKPA) are a major donor to the project

Click the logo below to learn more about SCKPA:


In 2018, the PDU urgent and emergency care facility
saw around 27,000 children and young people

2019 Haddenham Rotary President Tim Mahoney receives thanks
for supporting the PDU, from Sara, the PDU Play Leader


Photo: Rotarian President Tim Mahoney

"On behalf of all the staff, children and parents I want to thank you
so much for the brand new televisions which have been installed
in the PDU, and for the Kindles too

The difference it makes to a frightened young child is incredible
and makes their stay with us a little easier. I spent half an hour
with a little 6 year old last week playing on the Kindle before his MRI scan
he was calm and relaxed which is exactly how we needed him to be

We are all so grateful for your kindness and generosity"
Sarah – PDU Play Leader


The Scope and Scale of Rotary Volunteering

A study released in December 2019 by the Johns Hopkins Centre, Baltimore, USA
found that Rotary give an estimated annual contribution of 47 million volunteer hours,
equivalent almost to 27,000 full-time paid workers,
and saving US$850 million in service costs, each year

50% of volunteer hours are contributed by Rotary members age 56 years and over
and women accounted for 26% of volunteer hours

Latin America volunteers give the most at 6.4 hours/volunteer/month,
Middle East 6.2 hours, Europe 4.7 hours and USA and Canada 3.7 hours

Half of all volunteer hours are devoted to health, education and social assistance
and 20% to Culture, Community and Economic Development, and the Environment

The full report is available here 

Click HERE to view 'Why Zero Matters', a video outlining some challenges that remain in our global Campaign to eradicate Polio





Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon


Mon, Apr 12th 2021 8:00 pm


Election of Officers and Committee Chairs

St Georges Day Celebration

Mon, Apr 26th 2021 8:00 pm

St Georges Day Celebration

St Georges Day Celebration Zoom

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Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Mondays at 19.30 for 20.00hrs
(Zoom only meetings during COVID. Use our Contact Page to offer help with our events or to join a meeting)
Stars Lane
Nr Aylesbury Bucks
HP17 8UL  01296 749000

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