Our work abroad

Education is one of the most important tasks that we can support, both in Eccles and across the world.

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Since it began in 1905, Rotary International has supported humanitarian causes in every continent of the world and our international network of clubs in over 200 countries provides us with an invaluable source of local knowledge and assistance. This ensures that our projects are delivered in the most efficient and cost effective way.

The Eccles Rotary Club has a long history of working with other Rotary clubs and NGO's in third world countries and osme of the projects that we have helped ovr the years are shown here.

You can be sure that others will be added as time goes by, we strongly believe that we are part of world community who needto support and look after each other, that is the only way to work towards wporld peace and harmony.

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Rise Against Hunger Meal Pack

more Eccles members joined the Wilmslow meal pack on 15th April

Peace Cranes for Hiroshima

more Peace Cranes and Doves for the Hiroshima Peace Forum held on 17th amd 18th May 2013

Carol with Malcolm Ross, the District International Chairman and local spokesman for Mary's Meals.

Afternoon Tea for Mary's Meals

more Carol Jordan opened her home to put on a fund raising tea in aid of Mary's Meals. The event was well supported by members, their families and friends of the club.

Housing Project in Multan, Pakistan

more Ahmad Gilani visited a housing project undertaken by the Rotary Club of Multan Mid-Town and supported by the Eccles Club. Three houises have been built for families displaced by devastating flooding.

The Headteacher and pupils receive their flat pack shoeboxes

Rotary Shoeboxes

more St Mary's RC Primary School are filling 100 shoeboxes to help children like themselves in Eastern Europe.

Vanessa Lewis

Group Study Exchange 2009

more The Rotary Club of Eccles sponsored Vanessa Lewis to join the Group Study Exchange team which visited Romania in May 2009.

Team Leader, Rtn. Dr Suresh Britoo

The Sri Lankan GSE Team visit Worsley

more During their stay in our District, members of the club entertain the team to dinner.

Main School

Dondaicha School

more Project: IT Equipments for SMT. Mandakini Tongaonkar Rotary English School in Dondaicha, Maharastra, India

Yavatmal Careers Centre - 2005

more Matching Grant project