The 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, the 2010 Haiti earthquake, the Syria crisis, and the biggest storm to ever make landfall – Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines; ShelterBox has responded to some of the largest humanitarian crises the modern world has ever known. Alongside this, they have also helped many thousands of people displaced by disasters that are not featured in the media.
A WALK FOR WATER IN SUPPORT OF THIER “SISTER SCHOOL” IN MOMBASA, KENYA
PROJECT GOAL: $ 5,000.00
THE 311 STUDENTS OF THE 6TH GRADE HAVE ISSUED A CHALLENGE TO THE FALMOUTH AND CAPE COD COMMUNITY TO JOIN WITH THEM IN RAISING FUNDS TO INSTALL NEW WELLS AND IMPROVED SANITATION FACILITIES AT A 1300 STUDENT PRIMARY SCHOOL. THE STUDENTS WILL WALK 6 KL CARRYING 6 LITERS OF WATER IN A BACKPACK ON APRIL 17th, 2015 AT THE MORSE POND SCHOOL. THEIR STUDIES THIS SCHOOL YEAR HAVE CENTERED ON THE SERIOUS LACK OF CLEAN WATER IN THIRD WORLD COUNTRIES AND THE IMPORTANCE OF WATER CONSERVATION. MORE INFO AND BACKGROUND ON THE SCHOOL BELOW!
YOUR HELP IS ASKED IN MEETING THEIR GOAL - PLEASE SEND ANY CONTRIBUTIONS TO:
FALMOUTH ROTARY CLUB
C/O MR. JIM LANCASTER, CHAIR
P O BOX 749
EAST FALMOUTH, MA. 02536
Special Thanks to our Sponsors:
Cumberland Farms in East Falmouth, Kenyon's Market, Coke-Cola Distributing of Sandwich, Pepsi Bottling - in Sagamore Beach
2 cases of oranges was donated for the students participating by Stop&Shop in Teaticket.
All the water will be collected at the end of the event and donated to the Falmouth Service Center!
|16||NANCY CUDMORE||$ 75|
|17||JIM TOW||$ 25|
|18||MARY BETH CLAY||$ 25|
|19||BRIAN LEONARDI||$ 50|
|20||LARRY DEMELLO||$ 25|
|21||LINDA RANDO||$ 50|
|22||BILL VALADAO||$ 25|
|23||CLAUDIA GRILLO||$ 75|
|24||ETHAN GORDINEER C/O GARY DELLAPOSTA||$ 100|
|25||JIM TOW||$ 150|
|26||MELODY FULONE||$ 50|
|27||PAUL WIMER||$ 25|
|28||JIM TOW||$ 50|
|29||WALTER PHILLIPS||$ 25|
|30||NICOLE ASHWORTH||$ 25|
|31||JIM TOW||$ 100|
|1||NICK FULONE||$ 150|
|2||SANDY PECK||$ 50|
|3||NAT MORSE||$ 25|
|4||BETH O'BRIEN||$ 50|
|5||LINDA FULONE||$ 25|
|6||JUDY CROCKER||$ 25|
|7||MARGE PELLETIER||$ 25|
|8||SUE ANNE RANDALL||$ 25|
|9||EMMA CROCKER||$ 25|
|10||PAUL WIMER||$ 25|
The Falmouth Rotary Club is inviting all those in the community interested in what Rotary does to a New Member Reception. There will be one on October 27, 2014 at Atria Woodbriar and another one on November 6, 2014 at the Sea Crest Beach Hotel. Both events will start at 6pm.
We are inviting all those interested as potential members to meet and talk to existing members, learn about various rotary programs, how to become a member and membership responsibilities, and learn about all the amazing endeavors we can accomplish together. These receptions are free of charge and include light refreshments. All interested individuals are encourage to attend.
We are requesting that all interested prospective members RSVP to Membership Chair Allan Wilson at
firstname.lastname@example.org or call Tel: 860 - 944 - 8293.
On October 21,2014 the Falmouth Rotary Club and the Falmouth Elementary Schools will welcome the Consul General of Guatemala to Falmouth. Consul General Patricia Loavagnino and Vice Consul Jorge Archila will pay visits to all four of our elementary schools to address the 4th grade classes who have been working this year on a project titled "Hands Across Borders".
The students are engaged in a school to school project with"sister" schools in Guatemala. They are exploring the culture, language , and art of the country. Writing skills are being put to use in correspondence between students.
The project was conceived by members of the Falmouth Rotary Club And is part of its International and Educational Focus
The Consul General will also be attending a reception at the Falmouth Chamber of Commerce attended by our Town Manager and Selectmen from 11:30 - 1:00pm .
The day will be completed by her attendance at the Rotary Club's dinner that evening where she will be the quest of honor and the evening's speaker.
Stay tuned for more on this amazing project! Check out the International Committee page for updates
Salute to our heroes! We joined the community in cheering on the Wounded Warrior Project bike ride on the Falmouth leg of their journey today! Thank you to all the brave men and women who give so much!
Thanks to all the Rotarians, Masons, Friends and Neighbors for coming out and supporting us in our efforts to raise money to benefit our local scholarships we give out each year! We got the pancake seal of approval from the kids! Check out more pictures from the event in our photo album!
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The 2014 College Scholarship Application is now available under the download section of our website! Applications are due by June 1, 2014.