THE ROTARY CLUB OF FAVERSHAM

The Rotary Club of Faversham is one of 34,000 clubs worldwide in more than 200 countries and geographical regions. Rotary’s 1.25 million members share the common objectives of fostering high moral standards in business and the professions whilst, at the same time, initiating and supporting community service projects locally, nationally and internationally.

Rotary is also about fellowship. The regular weekly meetings held by the Rotary Club of Faversham provide an opportunity for members to enjoy each other’s company and to develop social relationships. Speakers are regularly invited to introduce a topic of interest for the members and provide the opportunity for lively discussions. We also have a vibrant programme of social and service projects, events and activities, such as...

LOCAL PROJECTS   JUST FOR FUN   INTERNATIONAL

Defibrillators

Cottage Hospital

Faversham Christmas Lights

1st Faversham Scout Group

Xmas Lunch for the elderly

 

Bat and Trap Competition

Bowling

Wine Tasting

Visits to foreign clubs

Car Rally

 

Literacy Box

Water Aid

Shelterbox

Polio Eradication

Lend With Care

Join Rotary

If you are interested in joining our club we will be delighted to discuss membership with you. Our club is non-sectarian and non-political, men and women of any age, race and physical ability are welcome. Please contact us if you would like to visit our Club or would like further information.

Club Meetings

Like most Rotary Clubs, we meet once a week. For further details about our meeting venue, when we meet and how to find us, please click on the button below.


News

WELCOME TO TWO NEW MEMBERS

Posted by: Miles Lemon - Fri, 06/07/2018 - 11:40am

It was with great pleasure that we inducted two new members on the 2nd July as the first matter of business in the new Rotary year.  Welcome to Clarissa Hanna and Trevor Bryans!

HANDOVER OF PRESIDENT

Posted by: Miles Lemon - Fri, 06/07/2018 - 11:37am

It's the start of a new Rotary Year, and with it comes a change of President.  After a very successful, full and active year, Ruth Carlise steps down and hands over to our second lady president, Sue Hoey. 

SUPPORT FOR THE QE GRAMMAR SCHOOL FORMULA 1 PROJECT

Posted by: Miles Lemon - Sat, 17/03/2018 - 1:06pm

Faversham Rotary visited Queen Elizabeth School Faversham for a presentation and demonstration of the F1 project that a team of four students are involved with. F1 in schools is an international competition with teams creating CO2 propelled race cars, team portfolios and pit displays, as well as gaining sponsorship via a marketing campaign, while developIng a range of very useful transferable skills. This year's team of Zoe, George, Lewis and Natalie has already been successful in the regional competitions and are heading for the National Final at Silverstone.

Pictured right with Club President Ruth Carlisle is the F1 team: George, Lewis and Natalie - we are so delighted to be supporting them and super thrilled they are doing so well!! 

FUNDRAISING FOR PURPLE4POLIO RAISES £359

Posted by: Miles Lemon - Mon, 26/02/2018 - 5:02pm

On February 10th our Club sold potted tubs of purple crocuses with all proceeds going to the Rotary "Purple for Polio" campaign which is part of a worldwide initiative by Rotary to rid the planet of this dreadful disease. We collected over £350. Thanks to everyone who bought crocuses and helped on the day.

Fundraising For Another Literacy Box For Africa

Posted by: Miles Lemon - Thu, 18/01/2018 - 11:12am

On Monday this week we were treated to a lively presentation by Michael Hoey on the history of beer at the Red Sails Restaurant. Over 35 people attended to learn about the fascinating role beer has played in our lives over the centuries. Eight beers were tasted accompanied with matched taster plates.

The proceeds of the evening, which came to a magnificent £415, will go to support a Literacy Box - which in short is a classroom in a box which will be sent to a developing country in Africa to provide much needed literary skills to school pupils.