The Rotary Foundation is Rotary's own charity. It is supported by voluntary contributions from Rotarians and friends of the Foundation and generous donations from the general public who share its vision of a better world. Rotary Foundation in the United Kingdom (RFUK) is an Associate Foundation of the international charitable trust. Based at Alcester in Warwickshire, RFUK handles Gift Aid, legacies, covenants and ordinary contributions from Rotarians and individuals.
The mission of The Rotary Foundation is to enable Rotarians to advance world understanding, goodwill, and peace through the improvement of health, the support of education, and the alleviation of poverty. It has become one of the foremost non-governmental foundations with the educational support programme being the largest private scholarship endowment in the world.
Further information on Rotary Foundation can be found at http://www.rotary-ribi.org/districts/page.php?PgID=255478&DistrictNo=1230
For Hunterston Rotary Club the Foundation convenor in 2015 -2016 is Richard Lees.
If you would like more information on how you can support Rotary Foundation or help to eradicate polio please email Richard Lees at email@example.com, or by directing some of your online shopping through the following link : http://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/rch