Working Locally

Rotary Club of Sittingbourne Invicta - supporting of our local community


Helping Our Local Community

Rotarians are keen to help others and are keen to provide support; both locally and internationally.

Helping at Events

Our club members volunteer annually;

  • as stewards at The Living Land event on the Kent Show ground
  • at events in Milton Creek Country Park
  • marshalling the car park for the Sittingbourne Striders 10 mile race event

Doing Practical Work

We put our practical skills to work undertaking;
  • tree planting in Milton Creek Country Park
  • coppicing work in Cromers Wood
  • painting and decorating (Quinton Community Playgroup, Phoenix House & CAB)
  • gardening at a local community allotment
  • litter picks and beach cleans
  • providing and installing two park benches at Milton Creek Country Park
  • kitchen refurbishment at Phoenix House
  • helping Sittingbourne Foodbanks relocate to a new warehouse

Volunteering with other Groups

Club members also volunteer in support of other groups & charities;

  • crewing on Kingfisher on the River Medway
  • telephoning lonely people each week in support of the Swale CVS Befreinding Service
  • on the air weekly at Rotary Radio UK
  • running monthly interviewing techniques courses at Sittingbourne Job Centre

Our Own Community Events

  • supporting local clubs and groups from our Community Chest
  • arranging river trips for the elderly & children with special needs on the River Medway
  • organising an annual 10K Race as a community event in Sittingbourne.
  • collecting annually on behalf of Marie Curie Caner Care's Great Daffodil Appeal 
  • cooking and serving Christmas dinner for homeless people
  • supporting Swale Foodbank
  • providing shoebox Christmas presents to local children using the Sittingbourne Foodbank
  • supporting the Swale CVS Befriending scheme

 

 

 

 

Working Locally sub-pages:

Shoebox presents for Christmas

Help Fill A Box

more Help Fill A Shoe Box with presents for children this Christmas

Collecting for Marie Curie Cancer Care - Great Daffodil Appeal

Great Daffodil Appeal

more Rotary Club of Sittingbourne Invicta members collecting for Marie Curie Cancer Care

Kingfisher trips on the River Medway

Kingfisher

more Rotary Club of Sittingbourne Invicta providing river trips for the elderly and local children with special needs

Volunteering as stewards on the Kent County Showground

The Living Land

more Rotary Club of Sittingbourne Invicta members volunteering as stewards for The Living Land event at Detling