Fund Raising Events

This page summarises some of the Fund Raising Events organised by the Rotary Club.


Fund Raising Events

Planned and held in 2014/15

Held in 2013/14

Held in 2012/13

  • 16 March 2013: Johnny Cowling at The Kingsford Venue, Flambards
  • 4 May 2013: A Dance at the Old Cattle Market
  • 5-7 July 2013: Beer Festival at Wheal Dream, Wendron
  • Weekend 4/5 August: An inaugural Beer Festival at Wheal Dream, Wendron
  • September/October: Charity Golf Day

Held in 2011/12

  • 25 May: The Dance in a Barn at Wood Farm, Wendron.
  • 20 April: An Evening with Johnny Cowling at the Kingsford Venue, Flambards, Helston.
  • 30 September: A successful Charity Golf Match was organised by Hjalmar Wara at Mullion Golf Course
  • 31 August: Roy Treloar held a Quiz night at the Queens Arms Breage in support of the club members travelling with the OPT convoy in Sept.

19 June 2012: These fund raising events enabled the Club to present a cheque for £1000 to Daphne Skinner of BBC Radio Cornwall in aid of the Phoenix Stroke Appeal.

Held in 2011

  • 16 July, 13 & 28 August: Collections at Sainsbury's (Helston) on Saturday 16 July in aid of the Overseas Project Team (OPT) work on the refurbishment of a LandRover to provide a Fire/Rescue Support vehicle.
  • 16 July: A Barn Dance, organised by Ray Harris at Methleigh Farm, raised about £1300
  • 6 November: The Quad Bike Challenge raised funds for the British Heart Foundation and other Rotary charities - Further information and video can be seen at Quadbike Challenge 2011.

Fund Raising Events sub-pages:

At the Bar

Beer Festival 2012

more Summer Dreaming Beer Festival

Christmas Quiz

more Joint event with Inner Wheel At Wheal Dream £10 per person including food

Beer Festival, 5-7 July 2013

more At Wheal Dream Restaurant, Helston.

Quadbike Challenge 2008

more Quadbike Challenge 2008

Inner Wheel Fund Raising Events

more 7pm at Porthallow Village Hall

Dance in a Barn 2012

more A Fund Raising Event at Wood Farm, Wendron

Quadbike Challenge 2009

more Quad Bike Challenge 2009

The Lizard Fun Day & Sponsored Walks 2010

more Spring Bank Holiday, from 12:00, Monday, 31 May 2010 at The Lizard Football Club Ground.

Quadbike Challenge 2010

more A fund raising event in aid of CLIC SARGENT. Great fun for participants and spectators alike.

Johnny Cowling, Flambards 2012

more An evening of comedy raising funds for the Phoenix Stroke Appeal and other Rotary charities