Local Business man honoured by Rotary top award the Paul Harris Fellowship

Posted by on May 23, 2019 in Club Service, Slideshow | 0 comments

Local Business man honoured by Rotary top award the Paul Harris Fellowship

Nick White the son of John Raison, who owned the Fishing Tackle Shop in Park Road, North Camp, for many years was honoured by a prominent Rotarian from the Jefferson City West Rotary Club of America Mr Nick Rackers. Nick’s son Christopher, also a member of the Jefferson City West Rotary Club contacted the Farnborough Rotary Club earlier in the year and requested that his Father received his award by the Farnborough Rotary Club. Nick was accompanied by his wife Denise, son...

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Champions Of Change Winner Farnborough Rotarian Katy Harris

Posted by on May 20, 2019 in Community, Slideshow | 0 comments

Champions Of Change Winner Farnborough Rotarian Katy Harris

Every year Rotary hosts the Champions Awards, celebrating the outstanding humanitarian and community service conducted by volunteers from across Great Britain and Ireland. This year, seven Rotary members have been  crowned Champions of Change, alongside seven Community Champions, members of the public whose efforts have been recognised by their local Rotary club. One of the winners was Farnborough Rotary member Katy Harris. Katy has given outstanding commitment to a...

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Local Girl Sarah Gaylard Gives Talk On Kilimanjaro Climb

Posted by on Feb 16, 2019 in international, Slideshow, Vocational | 0 comments

Local Girl Sarah Gaylard Gives Talk On Kilimanjaro Climb

Farnborough Rotary Club helped to sponsor local girl Sarah Gaylard to climb Mount Kilimanjaro. On Thursday 14th February, Sarah came to our club lunch to give a presentation. Below are the slides from her presentation.

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Community Award cheque finds good home

Posted by on Feb 11, 2019 in Community, Slideshow | 0 comments

Community Award cheque finds good home

Last month we gave our Community Award to the Singles Social Group.  Along with the award was a £250 cheque for a charity or good cause of the Social Group’s choosing.  They selected the Camberley All Night Café and went along last Friday night to hand over the donation.  This is their report. So, here’s the thing –  A few months ago we got approached by someone who said they wanted to nominate our group for a ”Community Service award” Why, we...

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KATY SCOOPS NATIONAL AWARD

Posted by on Feb 11, 2019 in international, Slideshow | 0 comments

KATY SCOOPS NATIONAL AWARD

Farnborough Rotary Club member Katy Harris has been chosen as 2019 International Champion of Change for her 6 years of outstanding work on a school project in Lugala, Uganda. The project gives children living in extreme poverty in slum areas the opportunity to break out and fulfil their potential. Katy’s involvement included the teaching, teacher training and the school building and facilities. Her enthusiasm, skills and her practical experience as a teacher and head teacher guided...

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Celebrating Our 60th Anniversary

Posted by on Feb 4, 2019 in 60th Anniversary, Slideshow | 0 comments

Celebrating Our 60th Anniversary

60 years and stronger than ever We have been up and running for 60 years now!  So we had a fantastic evening at Farnham Castle on 18 January to celebrate the granting of our charter in 1959 and Michael Smailes’ year as our President.  What an amazing venue and great service! With family members and friends from other clubs 128 of us had a noisy and convivial evening till the small hours. President Michael proudly spoke about all the club has done in the community over this...

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