Tuesday, 23 October 2012

World's Biggest Commercial - Coming October 24!

Rotary International is inviting supporters to participate in the World's Biggest Commercial, promoting the global effort to eradicate polio. Join Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Bill Gates, Jackie Chan, Amanda Peet and other world figures and celebrities participating in Rotary's "This Close" campaign in raising awareness and support for polio eradication.

Upload a photo of yourself to Rotary's polio eradication website, endpolionow.org, to be added into the constantly expanding commercial.


Monday, 22 October 2012

Patricia Holborow

All members of The Rotary Club of Courtenay Place are deeply saddened to learn of the sudden passing of one of our stalwart members, Patricia Holborow. Patricia passed away on Saturday 13th in her home. We wish to express our condolences to husband Les and the wider family who will be feeling this loss deeply. 

Patricia’s funeral was held last on Friday at Old St Paul’s in Wellington.

Thursday, 11 October 2012

The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International scores high

Charity Navigator helps donors to find out which charities are being effective and efficient with their money, and which ones are not. The Rotary Foundation scores extremely high with a score of 68.57 out of 70. Our foundation gets a four-star ranking, the highest possible on the website.


To which (international) association do you donate to? How well do they score? www.charitynavigator.org