A look back at 2015
Rotary clubs activities fall under several categories one of which we call ‘Community Service’. As the relevant committee has just reported on it’s 2015 activities we thought we would share a brief list of them with you to give everyone an insight of some of the things our club gets involved in locally.
We funded The St John’s Ambulance talk at Huttoft School
The Mablethorpe Show which raises funds for the school as well as ourselves
The Mablethorpe library run – we deliver books and videos to the housebound
We have continued to support the local food bank once a month
We contributed to a carriage for the Riding for the Disabled Charity
We have continued to support the Alford Junior Wildlife Trust
We have continued to support Alford Dementia Support
We have continued to support St Barnabas Hospice
The Rotary Book Stall in front of the Meridale each Sunday during the summer holidays
The Sutton on Sea and Trusthorpe Carnival
The Sutton on Sea Furlongs Festival
The Beach Hut Festival
The Mablethorpe Marathon (we provide a number of volunteer marshalls)
The firework event at Trusthorpe organised by MAP-CIC
The Alford Christmas Fayre and Santa’s Grotto (we provide Santa and gifts)
The Sutton on Sea Christmas Fayre and Santa’s Lounge (we provide Santa and gifts)
The Annual Carol Concert
Christmas collections raised over £1,000 for the Rotary UK Flood Appeal, and supported St Martin’s in the Fields and the Mablethorpe Group of Churches.
During our Christmas Party we raised over £150 for LIVES
We hope you will use these pages to learn more about the Rotary Club of Alford and Mablethorpe and the worldwide organisation of business and community leaders to which we belong.
The Rotary Club of Alford and Mablethorpe meets at 5.45 pm on Tuesdays for a meal and Fellowship.