Rotary Club is one of over 25,000 clubs in more than 170 countries
that make up the membership of Rotary International, a world fellowship
of business people.
All of them are united in the belief that, together, they can
make a real difference in the community, be it local, or in the
OBJECT OF ROTARY
"THE OBJECT OF ROTARY IS TO ENCOURAGE AND FOSTER THE
IDEAL OF SERVICE AS A BASIS OF WORTHY ENTERPRISE AND, IN
PARTICULAR, TO ENCOURAGE AND FOSTER:
THE DEVELOPMENT OF ACQUAINTANCE AS AN OPPORTUNITY FOR SERVICE
ETHICAL STANDARDS IN BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONS; THE RECOGNITION OF
THE WORTHINESS OF ALL USEFUL OCCUPATION; AND THE DIGNIFYING OF EACH
ROTARIAN'S PERSONAL, BUSINESS AND COMMUNITY LIFE
3 THE ADVANCEMENT OF INTERNATIONAL UNDERSTANDING, GOODWILL AND PEACE
THROUGH A WORLD FELLOWSHIP OF BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL PERSONS
UNITED IN THE IDEAL OF SERVICE."
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you have been looking for us?
- Are you
who enjoys being a member of a highly committed and enthusiastic
- Are you
looking for something
to get involved in that will
- Are you
to help those less fortunate?
- Do you think
or your influence could really help bring about change for the
- Have you
just moved into the area and welcome the chance to make new contacts
- Do you like
of providing a helping hand globally?
- Do you relish
while helping to make a real difference?
you identify with any
of the above,
why not give us a call?
Edenbridge Rotary Club was founded in 1969 by local businessmen.
We are a lively, friendly group that meet weekly for dinner, during
which the main business of the Club is conducted.
are discussed where we feel our combined energies will help
bring about change for the better. These can often be straightforward
fundraising affairs to help local community projects and those
less fortunate. However, in lots of cases, the Club has got
involved "hands-on", such as with a mentoring scheme
for local youngsters considering their careers, or in providing
an annual get together and entertainment for senior citizens
in the town.
meetings are also a platform for many interesting and diverse
speakers, all of whom are invited to come along to join us for
a meal, after which they have the opportunity both to inform
are welcomed at many of these meetings and usually participate
in the Club's social and fundraising activities. These are always
enjoyable and have, over the years, sustained a really healthy
team spirit within our Club, of which we are justifiably proud.
Club Council meets monthly to steer the activities
of the Club and to consider reports from the three sub-committees
on matters falling within their respective areas of interest:
picks up on needs identified within the local community which
the Club may
be able to help by means of fundraising or service.
is involved with activities, including fundraising, designed to
alleviate ill health, malnutrition and deprivation around the
world. The Committee also spearheads communication with other
deals with the administration and membership issues of the Club:
the venue, catering arrangements, welfare of existing members
and recruitment of others, the speaker programme and visits to
EVERYONE HAS THE OPPORTUNITY TO SERVE
ON EACH COMMITTEE AND TO
HOLD OFFICE WITHIN THE CLUB
Club meets weekly at Care
Phillippines Close, off Hever Road, Edenbridge
on Mondays at 5.45 pm
If reading this little leaflet has made
you want to find out more, why not come along and join us at one
of our meetings and see what we are all about? Don't hesitate
- there's no catch, and we are a friendly bunch. We welcome the
chance to meet and greet you and, you never know, we may be just
what you have been looking for!
Call our Secretary - Tel: 01732 862761
www.rotary.org - www.rotary1120.org
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