Community Services

Community Services makes a difference to our Community.





Community Services aims to "make a difference" to our Community by providing financial and logistics support to deserving children, individuals, families and charities:

 

1. The "Tree of Joy" generates Christmas spirit and presents for deserving children.

 

2. We operate Flag Days to fund Christmas Parcels (food hampers), which we deliver to deserving individuals and families.

 

3. The annual Saffery Rotary Walk sees some 600+ walkers raising £50,000+ each year for charity projects, plus a few logistics challenges on the 39 mile endurance effort around the cliff/coastal paths.

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Saffery Rotary Walk 2020-2021 (5 June 2021)

more Bigger & Better Than Ever Before - Families Can Now Share in this Special Occasion

Rotarians Lighting Up the lives of youngsters (7 December 2020)

more A Winter Wonderland

Tree of Joy Switched On (Thursday 26 November)

more The start of the Christmas festivities.

Tree of Joy Presents 2020

more The presents will make a difference to so many families this Christmas

Flag Day (Friday 27 - Sunday 29 November 2020)

more £6,402 raised for Christmas food parcels for needy families. Well done Guernsey!

Saffery Rotary Walk Presentation Evening (10 September 2020)

more Charities benefit from walkers’ generosity.

The Lt Governor Keeps The Walk Spirit Alive (21 June 2020)

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Saffery Rotary Walk 2020

more Charities can now apply for funding from the 2020 Walk

2020 Saffery Rotary Walk

more More than 20 charity projects will benefit from the 2020 Saffery Rotary Walk

Tree of Joy 2019 (12 December 2019)

more Elves at Work

Rotary Flag Day (30 November 2019)

more £5911.36 raised for the benefit of deserving local individuals and families. Well done Guernsey!

Photo by kind permission of Sam Ozanne

Tree of Joy Gift Tags (19 November 2019)

more Now Available

Tree of Joy 2019 Preparation (16 November 2019)

more Job done! Thank you Dame Mary.

Saffery Rotary Walk (5 November 2019)

more New Vauvert School playground equipment partly paid for by a donation from the Saffery Rotary Walk.

Saffery Rotary Walk 2019 (26 September 2019)

more Presentation Evening at Government House. 995 walkers, including 35 relay teams, raise £86,500 for 25 local community projects and charities.

Saffery Rotary Walk 2019

more Early-bird registration now open until 31 January.

Saffery Rotary Walk 2019 (Saturday 15 June)

more Early photos of the Walk

ShelterBox and Rotary celebrate another 3 years of Partnership (4 June 2019)

more ShelterBox has been Rotary’s Project Partner in Disaster Relief since 2012

Saffery Rotary Walk 2019 (Tuesday 16 April 2019)

more Making up the Walk Packs

Tree of Joy Airport Model (4 January 2019)

more Nearly £200 donated at the Airport

Rotarians Lighting Up the lives of youngsters (10 December 2018)

more A Winter Wonderland

Flag Day (1 December 2018)

more Thank you Guernsey!

Tree of Joy 2018 'Switch On' (29 November 2018)

more Switched on by Jacob, Joey and Riley.

Tree of Joy 2018 Preparation (Saturday 24 November)

more Job done! The 'Switch On' takes place at around 6.00 p.m. this coming Thursday, 29 November.

Tree of Joy 2018 Preparation (Sunday 18 November)

more Part Two

Tree of Joy Campaign 2018

more Presents for deserving children. Please click 'Details' below for locations of Tree of Joy tags.

Tree of Joy 2018 Preparation (Saturday 19 October)

more Many hands make light work!

L-R: Nigel Dorey, Clara Ginnis, Charles Denton & Mike Le Conte (President, Rotary Club of Guernsey)

Saffery Rotary Walk 2018 (Saturday 13 October)

more Presentation to youngest and oldest walkers.

Saffery Rotary Walk distributes £61,000 to 20 local charities (Tuesday 25 September)

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Picnic in the Grounds of Government House (Saturday 7 July 2018)

more Rotary proudly raising funds for Guernsey MIND.

Saffery Rotary Walk (Saturday 9 June 2018)

more Supporting 20 local charities

A highlight of 2017

more Doing something special to help others.

Rotarians Lighting Up the lives of youngsters (11 December 2017)

more A Winter Wonderland

Tree of Joy Campaign 2018

more Very well done Guernsey

Making Christmas a Little Easier (2 December 2017)

more £5300 donated on Flag Day to help those in need

Showing the Way (1 December 2017)

more Another award for the Saffery Rotary Walk Committee

Tree of Joy Erected & Switched On (19 & 30 November 2017)

more The Rotary elves erected the Tree of Joy which was later switched on by 8 year-old Rosie McClean.

Town Church Christmas Tree Erected (22 November 2017)

more Tree kindly donated by Len and Marilyn Armenta

Rotary Club of Guernsey remembers those who gave so much service above self interest (12 November 2017)

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Tree of Joy Campaign 2017

more Very well done Guernsey

Saffery Rotary Walk Committee named Organising Committee of the Year (31 October 2017)

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20th Saffery Rotary Walk Presentation Evening (20 September 2017)

more A record breaking £85,430 donated to 28 local community projects.

Herm Island Charity Rough Golf Open (8 July 2017)

more The Herm Island Charity Rough Golf Open (8 July 2017) raised £804 for Autism Guernsey and the Rotary Club of Guernsey

Hearts & Smiles Golf Day (16 June 2017)

more Hearts & Smiles Golf Day raised £6000+ for Smile4Wessex and Heartbeat charities.

20th Saffery Rotary Walk (3 June 2017)

more The 20th Saffery Rotary Walk raised £75,000 + for 28 local Guernsey charities

Delancey Park (27 May 2017)

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District Governor Visits Rotary Garden (5 April 2017)

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Delancey Park (24 February 2017)

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Tree of Joy 2016

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Delancey Park Path Repair (9 December 2016)

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Flag Day (3 December 2016)

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Saffery Champness Delancey Park Autumn Clean (20 Oct 2016)

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Hearts & Smiles Golf Day (18 June 2016)

more 13th Hearts & Smiles Golf Day raises over £6000

Saffery Rotary Walk (11 June 2016)

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Saffery Champness Delancey Park Spring Clean (7 May 2016)

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Support to Home-Start Guernsey (23 April 2016)

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Delancey Garden Project (13 March 2016)

more Photographs taken by Nigel of the Delancey Garden Project crocuses in bloom.

Delancey Garden Project (29 February 2016)

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Tree of Joy 2015

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Delancey Garden Project (Saturday 14 November 2015)

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Saffery Champness win Corporate Social Responsibility Award (4 November 2015)

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Hearts & Smiles Golf Day (19 June 2015)

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Saffery Champness Rotary Walk (6 June 2015)

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Delancey Garden Project (11 April 2015)

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Tree of Joy (16 November 2014)

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Hearts & Smiles Golf Day (20 June 2014)

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Saffery Champness Rotary Walk (7 June 2014)

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Delancey Garden Tree Planting (June 2014)

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Delancey Garden Project (Spring 2014)

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Saffery Champness Rotary Walk 2014

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Delancey Park Woodland Walk Nears Completion (25 January 2014)

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90th Anniversary project - Delancey Park Woodland Walk (27 August 2013)

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Tree of Joy (December 2013)

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Delancey Garden Project - two years on (May 2013)

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Tree of Joy (December 2012)

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Torteval Jubilee Reserve (November 2012)

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An Afternoon Tea Party (3 November 2012)

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Big Bird on a Bike (15 October 2012)

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Annual Itex-Rotary Walk around Guernsey (6 June 2012)

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Delancey Garden Project - a year on (July 2012)

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Delancey Garden Project (13 August 2011)

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