Wensleydale Rotary collect for Ukraine

Today (Friday 11th) Wensleydale Rotarians hit the streets of Leyburn with specially decorated collection buckets and hats in aid of Ukrainian charities

Some of the Rotarians

Pictured are, from left ; David Muscroft, Dinah Alonzo-Wilkes, David Spashett, David Blakeley and John Morton.

Also collecting were Club President Ray Wilkinson, Chris Wheatley, Richard Pennell, Howard Binks and Kath Spashett.

The amount collected was £1,126.


Related pages...

Tools being received

Wensleydale Tools Change Lives

more The tools donated by people in Wensleydale have been put into good use in Africa

Shoeboxes with Wendy Morton, Phil Oliver, John Morton and John Borrill

Rotary Shoeboxes filled

more At their business meeting, members of Wensleydale Rotary Club brought 22 Rotary Shoeboxes they had filled, with more to come.

ShelterBox Roadshow visits Leyburn

more The ShelterBox Roadshow visited Leyburn on 23rd May, for two days, at the invitation of the RC of Wensleydale

With the vehicle are from left: Rotarians Chris Wheatley, John Ogbourne, Barry Whitfield, Bob Hughes, David Pointon and Derek Langley

Friends of Govi Press Release

more WENSLEYDALE Rotarians had a chance on Monday to see the vehicle which some of their members will be driving to the Gambia in January, and to hear about the fund raising efforts to help blind children in that country.

Team members with Rotary hosts in Gibraltar

Friends of Govi overland to Gambia

more Rotary Club members are travelling overland to Gambia with Friends of Govi. They are taking equipment to the only school for the blind in Gambia

View of Himalaya mountains from Pokhara

Nepal Schools Computerisation Project

more To enable underprivileged pupils in 2 schools in Nepal to achieve higher educational qualifications, thereby giving them better job and life prospects.

Happy wheel chair users

Collect Yorkshire Tea Barcodes for Wheelchairs

more yorkshire tea

Rotary Team arrives at Nepalese schools

more A team of Rotarians from Yorkshire, including one from Wensleydale, have taken computers to two schools in Nepal.

Round the world cyclists visit Wensleydale

more A couple are cycling round the world in aid of ShelterBox.

Appeal (now closed) for Unwanted Tools for Mwanza, Tanzania

more Appeal now closed, many thanks to the many people who have given tools. Over 700 tools have been received, plus several computers and 10 sewing machines. These items will start their journey to Ukerewe island in Mwanza in early March 2012

Unwanted Books, pens, pencils,games, skipping ropes,toys for The Gambia


Pupils report on visit to Amala school in India

more Three ex pupils of Wensleydale School,Jodie & Sam Blackburn and Harry Dinsdale, gave an excellent presentation on their visit to Amala School in India

back to page above this...

International Projects

back Some of the charities we support