Details of four recent donations as part of our international work.
The Club has recently made donations to four projects internationally. We have pledged £300 to St Catherine Orphanage School in Kampala, Uganda, to help set up a sanitation system. £800 will support an eye camp in India, restoring sight to people who can not afford to pay for their operations. £120 will provide for two wheelchairs in Tanzania, organised through the Wheelchair Foundation UK. We have sent £200 in support of the Ecuador Earthquake appeal.
Khensani Primary School South Africa 2019
Rotarian Carol Cross has returned from South Africa after a visit to Khensani School . #PeopleOfActiondetails
District Meal Pack for Rise Against Hunger
Members of the club took part in the event on Sunday 14th April at Glossopdale school. #PeopleOfActiondetails
Lendwithcare , helping others to help themselves.
Lendwithcare brings together entrepreneurs in developing countries and people with the power to help them . The club has made more loans bringing the total number to 108.details
Carol's visit to Khensani, 2016
Club member Carol Cross once again visited the school in Khensani, South Africa. She writes about this below.details
United Nations and Rotary
There is a close relationship between the United Nations and Rotary , more details below.details
Toronto Convention 2018
The club was represented at the recent Rotary International convention in Toronto . This was attended by over 25,000 rotarians from all over the worlddetails
RocketWorld international learning project
An Intercultural Learning Adventure for 7-11 year oldsdetails
Eye Camp in India
Once again, together with Sandra Bhargava, we sponsored an Eye Camp in India.details
2014 Hope India kindergarten refurbishment
Alan Brooks, a Rotarian from Hebden Bridge, talked to us recently about the Hope Community Village in India. We have supported this project with an Â£875 donation which we got matched with an Â£875 grant from District Rotary.details
2015 Carol's visit to Hope Village, Kerala.
In March 2015, Carol and Brian Cross visited the home that we have supported in the past. They sent this note and photographs from there.details
2012 Khensani Primary School
Carol Cross has been a regular visitor to Khensani School, in South Africa. The school recently produced a CD of the children singing, which can be seen on YouTube. Many thanks to Doug Cooper, in Cyprus, for production of the music and photo presentation.details