Communities Overseas/ Shoebox Appeal 2018/19
494 Shoeboxes filled awaiting collection
This years shoebox appeal has been supported by club members and our RotaKids clubs. We are delighted to have sent 494 boxes onwards for distribution.
RotaKids Clubs have contributed in the following way, well done to them and our thanks go to Children, Parents, Friends and Teachers at all the Schools involved.
Bishopmill PS – 143
Mosstowie PS – 47
Knockando PS – 36
New Elgin PS – 76
The shoeboxes have gone to Cluj Napoca in North West Romania and distributed by Cluj Samus Rotary Club and Spurgeons Charity to families/children where there is poverty and deprivation, through 2 organizations:
1. Hope & Homes for Children. Boxes will be delivered to children`s homes and to the families which come under Hope & Homes for Children management.
2. Prison Fellowship. Boxes are delivered to children whose parent(s) is/are in prison.
For photographs from the Primary Schools please refer to our Opporunities for Youth Pages
Thank you also to RBS Elgin for their continued support.