At one of our recent Monday night meetings we were able to present cheques from monies raised at Christmas 2018 and other collections for £1000 each to two local charities – the East Anglia Air Ambulance, and Nelson’s Journey (a charity supporting bereaved children based in Norwich).
Christmas collections 2018. Thank you to everyone who contributed during our street collections in Spixworth, Old Catton, Sprowston, and our static collection at Tesco’s in Stalham. Also grateful thanks to everyone at Tesco’s Stalham for their support. We collected almost £3000 and are splitting this between the East Anglian Air Ambulance, Nelson’s Journey, the Rotary End Polio Now appeal, and a further Shelterbox to help the recent tsunami victims in Indonesia.
October 2018…Two Shelterboxes have been purchased and sent to Indonesia to hlep provide shelter, tool, water purification and cooking facilities for homeless families following the recent earthquakes and tsunami
Wroxham Bure Valley Rotary Club has now been in existence for over 10 years. During that time we have raised more than £150000, all of which has been donated to local, national and international charities. This has been achieved by the hard work and support of Rotary members and friends, and the generosity of the public at our many fund raising events.
Some of our key beneficieries since our foundation include:
EACH (East Anglia Children’s Hospices)
East Anglia Air Ambulance
Norfolk & Norwich Hospital various units
Norfolk and Norwich Association for the Blind
Overseas we have supported charitable work in:
Nepal; Uganda; Vidyal Trust in India
We have also been a regular supporter of the International Rotary campaign to
End Polio Now
The Charity Registration number is 1114851