Club member Andrew Bailey recently delivered a number of old computers to a project that repairs them and distributes them to schools in Africa. Click the Computers for Africa link in the menu to the left for more information.
Wendy and husband Kevin visited New Zealand in autumn 2009. Whilst there they took the opportunity to visit 5 Rotary Clubs and presented our own club's bannerettes to them. Many towns have Rotary and other community signs at the edge of them. This one is in Queenstown, South Island. Click on the report on the menu at the left for further details of the clubs visited.
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Shelterbox was one of the Clubs International Charities for 2008-2009. Lucy, Colin and Andrew, three members of the club pushed a Shelterbox from Carlisle Castle to the top of Cross Fell on 10 and 11 July 2009. See report at left of page for further information.
Immediate Past President Wendy and Rotarian Jay Jones Kyazze from the Rotary Club of Nateete Kampala exchanged banners at the Rotary International Convention in Birmingham. See report on left menu.
People in our local community have been knitting hats that we can send out to areas overseas. Consignments are going to the Ukraine and Sri Lanka. See report on left menu for further details.
more Being a member of Rotary means you get to meet people all around the world
more Community at HEART project aka Albert's Book Project Around 2,000 books collected from schools in Carlisle were packed and transported to Manchester for the first leg of their journey. Final destination is South Africa.
more Visits to New Zealand Rotary Clubs
more Raising funds for Shelterbox,the clubs International charity in 2008-2009.
more International Club Meeting and exchanging Club bannerettes
more Update on our knitted hats being sent to Ukraine and Sri Lanka
more Club member Andrew Bailey recently delivered a number of old computers to a project that repairs them and distributes them to schools in Africa