Snow stops Farnborough Rotary Christmas street collections

Posted by on Dec 24, 2009 in Christmas, Community | 0 comments

Ice and frozen snow hs stopped our street collections for the 6th night in a row. There is disappointment at Farnborough Rotary club today because for the sixth day in a row we have had to cancel our nightly tour of the streets of Farnborough collecting money for local causes. All collectors have been asked to stand down.  The main reason that the collections have to be canceled is safety. Although most of the roads are clear following the snow downfalls over the last week, the foot path are...

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Father Christmas is pounding the streets

Posted by on Dec 6, 2009 in Christmas, Events | 0 comments

Almost every night until Christmas Eve, Father Christmas and his little elves (Farnborough Rotarians) are walking the streets and knocking on doors collecting for local charities and individuals. Of course Father Christmas gets rather busy on Christmas Eve and so on that collection evening, we’ll start at 4.30pm Where is Father Christmas and his sleigh going to be, you check his route here If you ever wanted to know where the funds go…please check out this page...

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Christmas Collection Money

Posted by on Feb 17, 2009 in Charities We Support, Community | 0 comments

In December rotarians and other group pounded the streets of Farnborough and collected money at various street locations. We raised over £12,400 To find out who recieved funds from us click on the link below Farnborough Rotary Club Website

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Our 50th Year

Posted by on Feb 10, 2009 in 50th Anniversary, Events | 0 comments

This year Farnborough Rotary Club are celebrating our 50th anniversary. We have a number of things planned privately and for the general public. We have a 50th anniversary dinner planned for the 8th of May and we are planning an anniversary week from the 4th May. More details to follow.

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On Our Christmas float

Posted by on Jan 8, 2009 in General | 0 comments

One of the main fund raising events that Farnborough Rotary club is involved in, is making street collections. We man the float at static locations in Farnborough town centre, outside Waitrose supermarket in Frimley, in North Camp and we also endeavour to visit most roads in Farnborough when we take the float on the road during December every year. Here is a video of two Rotarians talking about the collections over the last Christmas period. [display_podcast]

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