The Rotary Club of Bournemouth
What we do...
"Service above Self"
| The Rotary Club of Bournemouth
is part of the worldwide Rotary International
network of inspired men and women who
translate their passions into relevant social
causes, to change lives in communities. Made up of
over 1.2 million Rotary members - known as
Rotarians - in 33,000 Rotary clubs in 200
countries and geographical areas around the world,
Rotary International forms a global network of
business, professional and community leaders who
volunteer their time and talents to serve
communities locally and around the world - and
form strong, lasting friendships in the process.
Founded in 1918, we have around 50 members and meet weekly on Mondays (lunchtime) and Wednesdays (evening) in central Bournemouth. For more information, see the Home page or contact us.
A recent Evening Group meeting
Our community and charity work falls in to the following areas:
Services Committee continues to
support a number of local charities and other
organisations including the following:
We will consider
any new requests for financial aid either directly
or via a Club member (but only for organisations,
International Committee directs its focus to supporting third world communities when natural disasters occur, particularly those countries that do not have a welfare system. We provide funds for deliveries of fresh water, food, shelter for survival and sanitation support. Along with emergency boxes of toiletries, toys, educational and tradeaid items. Charities include Shelter Box, Water Aid, Mary’s Meals. We have responded with funds via Rotary International for the recent conflict in Europe.
Committee supports Rotary
Foundation, Rotary's own humanitarian and
educational charity. The Committee's aims
during the forthcoming year are as follows:-
The Committee's aims during the forthcoming year are as follows:-
Membership Committee - Recent years have been dedicated to setting up our new Evening group to encourage new members who would not be able to attend our Monday lunchtime meetings. The Evening group is now up and running.
See more pictures of our activities in our Photo Gallery.
For more information about joining the Rotary Club of Bournemouth, please contact us.
Any problems, queries or suggested additions - please contact the Bournemouth Rotary Club Webmaster
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Last Updated: 1 Jul 22