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Fri 14th October A Child's Guide to Everyday Dangers Book Launch Rotary's Initiative to Translate into Welsh.

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Laptops for Home Learning


Under the current circumstances school pupils have to do much of their learning online, but there are many who are disadvantaged by having no access or shared access to their essential learning. These Rotary projects are trying to help.

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District Assembly


Fri 12th May Annual presentation to Rotarians of the District theme for 2022-23
online via Zoom

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Carers Wales Partnership


Could you spare just a few hours to help spread the message about the great work that Carers Wales do in our communities?

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Rotary Radio


Rotary stories

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In the next 30 days...

Christmas collection at the Presteigne Market TBC

Saturday 3rd December 2022

RC Knighton & District This will be a collection for charities supporting the Presteigne community

Santa

Santa starts his journey around Cowbridge

Sunday 4th December 2022 - Wednesday 21st December 2022

RC Cowbridge Full details can be found from the link on this page.

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Christmas collection at the Knighton CO-OP

Tuesday 13th December 2022

RC Knighton & District This will be our annual Christmas collection for local charities.

District Executive Meeting on Zoom

Thursday 15th December 2022

District Event:

Club Christmas Dinner

Saturday 17th December 2022

RC Cwmbran Vale Annual Club Christmas Dinner at the Parkway Hotel, Cwmbran

Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols - Sunday 18 December at 6:00 pm

Sunday 18th December 2022

RC Abergavenny The Club will be providing mince pies and mulled wine in the Priory Centre after the Annual Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols at St Mary's Priory Church, Abergavenny

Looking for a New Opportunity?

What is Rotary? More...

Rotary is a worldwide service and networking organisation.  Rotary opens opportunities for you to develop your skills, serve in a project as big as our Polio Eradication Project or become involved in the local community, where you could be supporting your local food bank or planting a tree.  If you think Rotary could be for you, we would love to hear from you soon. More... 


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NEWSFLASH

END POLIO NOW !!


  View the polio video by Past RI President Mehta - watch the video here.

For the latest information about Polio Click Here

 Order your crocus corms now!   Click Here  

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Wayne takes over as our District Governor 2022-23

DGE  Mary Adams writes:


Congratulations to my good friend Wayne Morgan on becoming our District Governor in Southern Wales.  I Imagine Rotary will be in good hands for the next twelve months.  As your DGE I will support you all I can.  Welcome to the DGN role to Malcolm Hallewell and the rest of the District Team.  With our leader Jennifer_Jones.pdf at the helm, it can only mean good things. #ImagineRotary  We are also super excited to have our Nicki Scott as VP.  A very exciting time for Rotary.   Good luck team Jen & Nicki from us all in Southern Wales.



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Lampeter Rotarians bring clean water to rural parts of Kenya.

Lampeter Rotary club are improving the lives of thousands by bringing clean water to the Boré community in rural Kenya.  Video and More ...




Rotary in Southern Wales Alumni Team
Mountain 2 Mountain fundraising event; our team members Justin and Oktawia flew to Nepal to complete their walk to Everest Basecamp, while Ed, Isabelle and Hope completed their climb to the top of Mount Snowden/Yr Wyddfa.  More... 

RYLA - 'Rotary Youth Leadership Award' Week

70 young people including five Ukrainians sponsored by Rotary clubs across southern Wales to join the 2022 experience. DG Wayne also joined the group for their caving expedition.  YLA  is a leadership development programme run by Rotary for Young adults   Link to Article …  More from our SM site ... 


Photo of DG Wayne and IPDG Ray relaxing at the Eisteddfod
 
 Visiting Dignitaries to the Rotary Stand at the National Eisteddfod

This prestigious event celebrating Welsh culture was held in Tregaron from 30th July to 6th August.; Rotarians from across the District volunteered on the stand to promote Rotary and our many varied projects.   More...


CONGRATULATIONS To Our DGE Mary

More than 3,000 nominations, 470 Awards from across the UK, 23 from Wales and Mary is honoured by The Queen as a Platinum Jubilee Champion.  Mary was presented with her very special Platinum Champion’s Award by the Queen’s representative Sharron Lusher MBE DL during an event with the Living Memory Group. 

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Mumbles Rotary Leave a Lasting Legacy of the Platignum Jubilee

The Jubilee Arch is an archway placed at the entrance to Southend Gardens decorated with children’s drawings celebrating 70 years of Queen Elizabeth’s reign. More...


Abergavenny Rotary Poland Mission

After donating money to a Polish Rotary club helping to support Ukrainian refugees, three members of Abergavenny Rotary visited Poland recently to further establish and maintain links between the Rotary clubs.  Link to Newspaper Article.


YOUNG CARERS ADVOCATE WINS NATIONAL CHAMPION OF CHANGE AWARD

Jim Price of Barry has received a national award in recognition of his work with young carers in Cardiff.  Jim was nominated for the prestigious Community Champion award which is promoted by Rotary International in Great Britain and Ireland by Cardiff East Rotary. More...



On the 23rd through to the 24th of February, Rotary in Southern Wales tech team supported the 24-hour Rotary worldwide event, where every hour, Rotary in different parts of the world following the sun, showcased peace presentations.  This became extremely pertinent as our Rotary in Action for Peace session led by PDG Alison was followed by Ukraine and our hearts and prayers went out to them as they outlined their worries and concerns amidst the real-time events of the invasion.   


DGE Wayne  Representing 1150 at the International Assembly.

"DGE Wayne Morgan from Bridgend Rotary attended the virtual International Assembly.  He was representing our District across the world working with RI President-Elect Jennifer Jones and many other leaders"


Wrap up Cardiff

Eight Rotary Clubs based in Cardiff will come together in October and November 2022 to run the “Wrap Up” project to collect and deliver warm coats to those in need. Could your Club take part in 2022-2023? More ...