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In the next 30 days...

Holsworthy's 16th Charity Extravaganza

Friday 29th March 2019

RC Holsworthy Come along for an evening of outstanding entertainment in the HATS Theatre, Holsworthy, on Friday 29th March

Compass Quiz Night

Monday 1st April 2019

RC Ilfracombe Compass To help us raise funds for Motor Neurone Disease - we are holding a Quiz Night on April 1st. It should great fun - lots of different rounds - and a meal provided as well.


Jaipur Limb Indian Evening

Wednesday 3rd April 2019

RC Saltash Saltash Club welcome Rotarians and their friends to an Authentic Indian Evening in aid of the Jaipur Limb Project at the Mombay Brasserie, Lockyer Quay, Plymouth PL4 0JF.

Open Invitation to meet The Members of The Rotary Club

Thursday 4th April 2019

RC Torrington An invitation to meet the members and discover a little about our Club and the various projects we have undertaken


Quiz Time

Friday 5th April 2019

RC Topsham Topsham Rotary Club presents Quiz Time.



Sunday 7th April 2019

RC Bodmin GLOBAL GIVING - March 11th to April 7th - . This project is to assist the local Albanian community to have their own functioning fire appliance and training. This will give them better fire cover to preserve their buildings and save lives.


Joint President's Night with Saltash Rotary Club

Friday 12th April 2019

RC Plymouth Mayflower Boringdon Park Golf Club ,Plympton


Charity Concert in aid of Shelterbox

Friday 12th April 2019

RC Truro Boscawen In the Truro School Chapel, featuring the Medical Maelstrom. Glowing reviews include “What a privilege to be entertained by the superb talents of the trio of doctors…" and “A concert worthy of the West End stage”


Rotary in The South West Peninsula: Devon, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly 

Welcome to Rotary International District 1175. Rotarians in the District actively embrace and exemplify the main theme of Rotary International, namely “Service above Self”, and are active in their local communities and in overseas projects, providing support, assistance and guidance in practical and financial terms. Many of these various projects are featured elsewhere in this website whilst others are undertaken without fuss or publicity by the individual clubs.

“Whether we’re building a new playground or a new school, improving medical care or sanitation, training conflict mediators or midwives, we know that the work we do will change people’s lives — in ways large and small — for the better.”

Rotary welcomes any person of good standing regardless of gender, ethnicity, beliefs or politics. With its range of cultures and environments there is a choice of clubs within the District to suit most people within easy travelling distance of where they live. Accessing the various club websites will give you a flavour of what there is on offer and contact with the individual clubs is easy and without any obligation to commit. Should you need help in finding a suitable club then email join@rotarysw.info and our Chair of Membership will be pleased to help you. 

Rotarians save lives, change lives and give hope. 12 Reasons to Join Us  

For over 35 years, Rotary International has led the fight to eradicate polio.

Rotary International has been leading the war against polio for over 25 years. In that time the number of endemic countries has been reduced from 125 to just three: Pakistan, Afghanistan and Nigeria where threats of conflict and a migratory population enable the disease to pass from person to person. In 2016, fewer children were paralysed by polio than ever before, thanks to the dedication of Rotary members and their partners.

The paralysing, life-altering scourge is on the verge of becoming the second human disease ever to be eradicated.

In a partnership spanning a decade, Rotary International and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation have announced a further commitment of up to $450 million to support the eradication of polio. Aalong with the other Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) partners, activities include immunisation and surveillance over the next three years.

Rotary, including matching funds from the Gates Foundation, has donated more than $1.6 billion to polio eradication.

“The vision of eradicating polio began with Rotary, and its support of that effort has been unwavering for more than 35 years,” said Gates. “Rotary’s commitment to raise $150 million over the next three years to end polio forever is a testament to the compassion, generosity, and kindness of more than a million Rotarians around the world.”


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