Rotary Foundation - Rotary's own charity

The Rotary Foundation stands at the forefront of humanitarian service, having supported thousands of projects to provide clean water, fight disease, promote peace, provide people with basic education and dedicated to eradicate Polio


Our Rotary Foundation was set up 100 years ago and was founded for the purpose of doing good in the world.  It is funded by donations from Rotary members, friends and fundraising activities.

 

 Our Rotary grants focus on:

  • Promoting Peace
  • Fighting Disease
  • Providing clean Water
  • Saving Mothers and Children
  • Supporting Education
  • Growing local Economies
  • Sustaining the Environment

 

Kingston Rotary Club has provided Foundation grants for Yorda playhouse - African Vision Malawi – Maze Mill and Empowering Girls in Education (Washrooms) Kids for Kids Goat loan scheme (see more)

 

Rotary Foundation also supports The Eradication of Polio

Since 1988 Rotary International and their partners have been on a mission to eradicate Polio throughout the world. At that time there were 350,000 cases in 125 countries and today, thanks to the tireless work of Rotary members, our partners and volunteers only two countries remain where Polio is endemic.  (see more) 

Rotary Foundation also supports: Rotary Peace Centres and scholarship programmes

Kingston Rotary Club has hosted scholars from Japan, Korea and the U.S

'What We Do' Main Pages:

Cancellation of our annual community fireworks held at Kingsmeadow

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Two of our members getting ready to collect for End Polio Now

We build relationships and support our local community with projects and events

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Rotary is committed to offering young people opportunities to unlock their potential, develop their skills and broaden their horizons.

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working with African Vision Malawi Empowering women

We support overseas projects in developing countries & provide financial or practical emergency help for disasters.

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Rotary End Polio Now logo

Since 1988 Rotary International and their partners have been on a mission to eradicate Polio throughout the world.

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The Rotary Foundation stands at the forefront of humanitarian service, having supported thousands of projects to provide clean water, fight disease, promote peace, provide people with basic education and dedicated to eradicate Polio

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Kingston Rotary Dragon Boat racing on the River Thames at Canbury Gardens

Sunday 17th July 2022 (provisional date)

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There are lots of different ways you can make a donation to Kingston Rotary charity funds.

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