100 Acts of Good

To celebrate the centenary of the Rotary Foundation, the members of the Rotary Club of Warrington have set themselves the challenge to carry out 100 Acts of Good before the end of the Rotary year, 1st July 2017.

 

1. 660 Rotary shoeboxes destined for Romania were packed in our community

2. Volunteered at the Rotary Shoebox distribution centre in Preston

3. Crocuses were planted in aid of End Polio Now at the local school

4. Petty Pool short break clients planted crocuses at their centre with one of our Associate Members

5. Collcted second hand spectacles and delivered for charity

6. Volunteering for two days at the Bolton Steam Museum between Christmas and New Year

7. Volunteering at the local church for the charity Warrington Open Door at Christmas Charity

8. Leafleted the neighbourhood for a Christmas tree collection for the local hospice   

9. Rotarian dressed as Santa for local school children. 

10.Volunteer ranger duties at local national park  

11. One week volunteer duties at local outward bound centre

12. Delivery of snacks, drinks, sandwiches to hospitals

13. Packaged 14,000 meals for school children in Zimbabwe

14. Hospital visits to the elderly

15.  Volunteered at several beer festivals  to raise monies for local charities

16.  Campaigned for the restoration of the Warrington Transporter Bridge  

17.  Organised a race night fundraiser for Marie Curie

18.  Collection of shoeboxes from Scotland  

19.  Inflated 500 balloons for Healthy in St Helens

20.  Visit and feeding school children in Kibera, Kenya

21.  Volunteered at "Healthy in St Helens" community project

22.  Collected books for the local hospice

23.  Marshalling at midnight Starlight Walk

24.  Collected Tip Tree jam for distribution 

25.  Supported the local Mayor's Ball

26.  Restoration of Rotary Wishing Well

27.  Walk around Crick to raise funds for Rotary Foundation

28.  Garden restoration in local school

29.  Promotion of Rise against Hunger at Rotary Conference in Manchester  

30.  Organised a fund raising Curry Evening in support of international charities

31.  Volunteer driving for visually impaired people

32.  Brought together a number of small local charities in a Community Fund Event 

33.  Sampled a selection of Prosecco to ensure the public were satisfied at Oktoberfest Beer Festival 

34.  Cleaned up tents and salvage after Creamfields Concert Weekend 

35.  Donated Blood

36.  Marshalled the carpark at Warrington Disability Day 

37. Transported a suitcase of pencils and other stationary items to Kenya 

38. Slept rough for one night to raise awareness of the homeless  

39. Bag packed at the local supermarket to raise funds for the Stop Hunger Now.

40. Promoted Warrington Rotary Club on local radio 

41. Served hundreds of pints of real ale to raise funds for local and international charities

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