Youth Committee Chair: Nigel Druce
The Rotary Club of Falmouth supports the following National Youth Competitions: ; ; The Club also runs the following Youth Programmes:
Whilst a club can do its own thing, we work through the local schools and are heavily reliant on the amount of support we can get from individual teachers.
The Club also responds to local needs - at Falmouth Primary School, Rotary members assist with reading and provide twice a year certificates and books to “The Most Improved Reader”. We also give dictionaries to Year 5 pupils. The Club also supports Young Carers with individual grants though Kernow Carers and a “Kids Out Day”. Currently, our committee is working hard on promoting “Kids Watch Out” and a cookery class for pupils who are going up to University the following year.
more This project aims to empower young children regarding safety in today's society
more The Rotary Young Chef Competition is a successful event organised and promoted by Rotary International in Great Britain & Ireland. The aim is to support and encourage the development of cookery skills.
more The competition, which aims to foster public speaking and confidence skills for young people, is part of a national initiative which has been supported by Falmouth Rotary for over ten years.
more The Rotary Technology Tournament has been running since 1989 and was rolled out nationally in 2011. The Rotary Club of Falmouth held the first one in Cornwall in 2018.
more Rotary's objective through the youth leadership awards is to inspire and develop the confidence and ability of its candidates.
more Rotary Club of Falmouth work with the Kernow Young Carers charity to monitor requests for financial assistance.