Rotary Club Leicester UK

On 9th July 2018 President Colin welcomed Ed Cufflin as a new member of the club.

The President’s chosen charity for this year is Leicester Charity Link. The target is to raise £20,000 via events arranged throughout 2018-2019. Colin is pictured with Sue McEniff of Charity Link and club secretary Clive Smith. More

Leicester Gondar Orthopaedic Partnership

The Rotary Club of Leicester have agreed to support an Appeal for the year 2017/18 to raise the necessary funds to build and equip an Orthopaedic Trauma Theatre in Gondar, Ethiopia. It is hoped that the UHL Orthopaedic Department will also be actively involved in fund-raising activities. For more details visit https:/... More

Rotary Club Leicester Activities

More funds for Gondar Project

Mark Woodland of Leicester de Montfort Rotary Club presented a cheque for £5000 toward our Gondar project. We are most grateful for their contribution towards this ambitious plan Past President Richard Power giving a cheque to Tim Beacon of Medical Aid International for £155,950 for the operating theatre ... More

polio foundation

End Polio Now campaign

Club members work together to organise events and projects to raise funds for worthy charitable causes. We regularly receive requests from individuals looking for sponsorship for their own events, or towards them volunteering overseas and seeking financial assistance. The club does not have the financial resources ... More

Little Faces School, Mombasa , Kenya

The Club has joined with other Rotary Clubs, schools and businesses around the UK by donating £225 to the Little Faces School Project in Mombasa, Kenya. The project was started in 2012 by Sally Harrison of the St Neots Rotary Club and is to support deprived children at a school in Mombasa, Kenya. Our donation will ... More

Auction of promises

In 2018-2019 there will be an Auction of Promises held as part of fund-raising for Charity Link, the President’s chosen charity for his presidential year. More

Donations made by the Benevolent Committee 2015

The club has approved donations to the charities listed below for 2015 Kids for Heroes, a charity supporting the families of armed forces personnel. DEBRA, a charity dedicated to helping children with acute skin conditions. Intercare, a charity providing medical aid for Africa. Leicestershire and Rutland Air ... More

Charity Collections

At Christmas time 2015, by kind permission of Tesco, we stood outside the store in Hamilton and collected on behalf of Age UK. Members and representatives from the charity attended for two hour sessions each from 9.00 am until 6.00pm over a three day period. The collection raised over £994. In February 2015, Morrisons ... More

The Young Designer Competition 2016

The Young Designer Competition 2016

The awards ceremony for the The Young Designer Competition 2016  took place on 18th June at De Montfort University. 35 entrants competed for the first prize of a full year’s mentoring from staff at DMU.                       ... More

AM-AM golf competition at The Leicestershire Golf Club

AM-AM golf competition at The Leicestershire Golf Club

The Centenary Golf AMAM was held at The Leicestershire Golf Club on 15th June. The event raised over £6,000 towards the Centenary Appeal- A new Visitor Centre at Bradgate Park. Blanson Ltd was the winning team with 91 stableford points, with Kyal Machine Tools 88 and Pick Everard 86. Others in the prizes were : Simon ... More