The club funds the education of a student in Africa from start to finish. This is done in the form of an annual grant.
We have been doing this for a number of years and we are now onto our second student. The first one is now a Doctor.
On Sunday the club organised an International Meal at Giannis restaurant. With 47 people attending, Gianni opened the restaurant for this special occasion and after lunch members attempted a Quiz on Italy set by Rotarian David Brown. A policy decision hasdetails
Purpling of Penrith
Penrith turns purple before going orange Central Penrith has come alive with colour. On 26 February a band of volunteers decorated part of the town in purple knitwear! This is a fun but it also has a serious side. Penrith Rotary Club with Eden Mencapdetails
Beaconside School Ghana Trip
Emma and Sarah will be departing soon for Kumaffi in northern Ghana, where they will work in an orphanage, caring for and teaching the children, under the auspices of a charity named Plan My Gap Year. They have paid for their own expenses and raised moredetails
International Meal at Roundthorn Country House Hotel Sunday, 4th March, 2018. 12 noon for 12.30 p.m.details