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Moshchun Appeal

Rotary in Devon Cornwall and IoS is raising funds to buy a modular home at a cost of £10,000 towards this appeal to give the people of Moshchun in Ukraine a home before winter sets in.





ShelterBox is a Rotary International Project Partner


Senior RYLA

Sun 2nd July Senior RYLA (Rotary Youth Leadership Awards) is a local youth residential leadership development course for 18 - 30 year olds, promoting self belief, personal accountability, organisation and teamwork.


District Conference - Rotarians Against Poverty

Sat 4th March Sharing ideas about reducing and alleviating poverty. Early bird bookings by 1st December 2022 attract over 10% discount! Get your booking in now! Keynote Speaker - Mr Motivator!


In the next 30 days...

District Council Meeting

Saturday 28th January 2023

District Event: Representatives of all clubs invited

Club meeting

Tuesday 31st January 2023

RC Torrington Gaye Ross - Guest Speaker on her father's wartime experiences in Italy, including his time as an escaping POW.



Tuesday 7th February 2023

RC Newton Abbot Rotary Newton Abbot - welcome those interested in Rotary to meet members to find out about our work in Newton Abbot , Nationally and Internationally.


Quiz Night

Saturday 11th February 2023

RC Paignton Fun Quiz Night for teams of 6. Come as a team, or join others on the night. At The Arena, Paignton Academy Borough Road Campus. Plenty of parking. Supper provided, Licensed Bar. Tickets £10 each.

Johnny Cowling Comedy Evening and Pasty

Saturday 18th February 2023

RC Helston-Lizard Fun evening with entertainment and a Pasty at the Epworth Hall, Helston

regular Club meeting

Thursday 23rd February 2023 - Friday 24th February 2023

RC Liskeard & Looe Charter Night Talland Bay Hotel

Young Musicians Competition 2023

Young Musicians Competition 2023

Saturday 25th February 2023

RC St. Austell Local and District level Young Musicians competition 2023


Wine Tasting Dinner

Saturday 25th February 2023

RC Wadebridge A three course meal and choice of four selected wines to be held at the Betjeman Centre by Wadebridge Rotary. Proceeds will go to the End Polio Campaign.


Rotary in Devon, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly 

Welcome to Rotary International District 1175.  

Rotarians embrace the Rotary International theme of Service above Self and are active in projects in their local communities and worldwide.  Our District Team supports them to do just that.

"Together, we see a world where people unite and take action to create lasting change across the globe, in our communities and in ourselves"

Rotary International Vision Statement

Our 2022/23 Rotary International President Jenifer Jones theme for her year of office is IMAGINE.  She has said:

"Imagine a world that deserves our best where we get up each day knowing that we can make a difference."

Rotary is a membership organisation and we welcome anyone to join us.  With a range of clubs in our District, there one to suit most people within easy travelling distance of where they live or online.  Go to the club's websites to give you a flavour of what they offer -  contacting them is easy and without obligation.   If you need help finding a suitable club please contact our Membership Lead on the Contact Us page, who will be happy to help you.  

Rotarians save lives, change lives and give hope.

Reasons to join Rotary:

  1. Make lifelong friends.  We have 1.4 million members in 46,000 clubs across the globe in over 200 countries!  
  2. Make a difference.  Our projects save lives, change lives and give hope. 
  3. Professional Development.  Networks are important and we have wide networks available to members.  We have training and support available to members too.
  4. Community Development.  We have the opportunity to make a real difference in our communities near and far. 
  5. Social activities.  From confrperences to speaker nights and visits to 8ntersting locations, Rotary offers opportunities for new social events.
  6. FUN! Being in Rotary is fun! 



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