Our Rotary club is to donate £250 to the Alzheimer’s Society in memory of one of its popular and active former members. Alex Reid was a prominent member of Shrewsbury Severn Rotary Club for many years after a previously long membership of another Rotary club in the West Midlands. He was forced to relinquish his
Our Rotary club has announced that it will be shortly making further new loans to entrepreneurs in Third World Countries. We have now donated a total of £1,750 to invest with Lendwithcare who make the loans to entrepreneurs. Members heard at their last Zoom meeting that 22 Lendwithcare repayments totalling £84.68 were recently made. “This
A Shrewsbury hotelier has spoken of a ‘unique experience’ which would be great for the town in years to come. The hotel’s response to coronavirus and its effect on homeless people would in time become ‘world famous’ – and mark a happy ending for everyone, said Mike Matthews. The proprietor of the 15th century Prince
Three local charities have each received £2,500 from the Rotary Tree of Light. The monies have been sent by Shrewsbury Severn Rotary Club to Age UK Shropshire, Lingen Davies Cancer Fund and Midlands Air Ambulance Charity. The 2020 Rotary Tree of Light at St Mary’s Church, Shrewsbury, was the most successful in the history of
On behalf of Shrewsbury Severn Rotary Club, I would like to add our tribute to Captain Sir Tom Moore and hope that the nation will mark his memory in a permanent form. I think he did a magnificent job which has been widely acknowledged both now and in the past.
Our Rotary club is again supporting a funding appeal from the organisers of a major event that helps 1,500 children from 40 to 60 primary schools in the Shrewsbury and Oswestry areas. Members of Shrewsbury Severn Rotary Club have agreed to donate £200 to this year’s Crucial Crew event on top of the £250 the