In addition to Denise, there are 5 part time works and 17 volunteers.
Work with 800 children includes: After school clubs 5 nights per week; Holiday club in school holidays; club for diabled children; Young volunteers including the Rotakids members; Doxford volunteers for 15 -19 year olds. Project Gambia, where 45 children went there to carry out volunteer work; and Good Vibes for children with mental health problems.
Work with adults with learning difficulties for over 16's two nights per week for 60 people.
Work in the community:Lend a Hand project; Tidy up schemes in East Rainton in conjunction with the council; Mobile library service once a week; Furniture repair by 5 men, which is then sold to raise funds; training of volunteers; deliver food to old people in 35 households.
Harvey is a member of the Youth Parliament representing Sunderland.
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This committee is concerned with the administration of the club. It incorporates: House; Registrar; Fellowship; Programme; Sport. The President Elect is usually the chairman of the committee, with other members taking a lead in each particular activity.more
Each year a new card is painted by Rotarian Randle Oliver. These are sold to friends as well as other Rotary club members to raise funds for Rotary Foundation and other charities, including our own Benevolent Fund.more
Rotary's main purpose is to encourage and nurture volunteerism locally, nationally and internationally. We have an active Membership Committee and would like to hear from anyone interested in finding out more about Rotary.more