The Tree of Light project has raised more than £35,000 for local causes since its inception in 2003. Each December we erect a Christmas tree outside Sainsburys and invite people to sponsor a light in memory of a loved one. The Tree has become a Brighouse institution. Additional money is raised through bucket collections in Sainsburys and Tesco. The tree is there until New Year and many subscribers donate year after year.
This year we raised £2000 which was given to Smart Move, a charity helping the homeless find accommodation in Calderdale.
Thank you to Sainsburys and Tesco for their ongoing support.
more Rotary's key humanitarian project to rid the world of polio.
more Eve and Josh attended the course in 2019 and came to the club with their families to tell us about their experience, what a great evening!
more Nominated Secondary School students receive a cash prize and the Rotary Club of Brighouse Trophy for Community Service.
more Working with Halifax Rotary we distribute Shoeboxes to the schools in our area to be filled with gifts for those less fortunate.
more Helping the British Legion by distributing the poppies to shops and businesses around Brighouse as well as helping on the sale tables in Tesco and Sainsburys.
more We decorate the rest centre and provide refreshments one Saturday in December - allowing the volunteerl team a week off.
more The Project Local Santa Float is our annual collaboration with other service organisations in Brighouse. Walking the streets collecting money!
more Running for over 25 years raising hundreds of pounds each year for a named cause.
more Halifax Rotary organise this event, we help get the schools involved and assist on the day.
more Getting ready for the gala - we gather advertising, collate the programme and man the gates.
more All junior schools in the area are invited to a quiz with the winning school participating in district finals. Prizes and certificates for all.
more President's choice for a weekend away, usually international but not always ... 2019 saw us visit Chester.
more We manage the car park for the event. There is a free vintage bus ride into town and back from the car park.
more Our stall at the 1940s weekend. Come and have a go to win some cash and raise some money for local charities.
more Our annual fundraiser for the chosen project overseas
more On Gala day we welcome visitors to the field through the gates.
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