ROTARY CLAREMONT INJONGO TO THE RESCUE – “THE BEFORE STORY”

“As an extension of it’s successful Injongo Educare Flagship project, Rotary Claremont and their valued funding partners recently intervened and have come to the rescue of the Nolufefe Educare Centre in Phillipi. The dilapidated building was in such a state of disrepair that the authorities wanted to close it down. Desperate little ones and parents […]

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ROTARY CLAREMONT REACHES OUT AND VISITS ROTARY STRAND’S HEARTLANDS PROJECT

Gill Bohlmann who serves on both The Rotary Claremont Community Service and the Outreach Committee’s,  recently co-ordinated a very pleasant weekend visit to The Rotary Strand’s Heartlands Baby Sanctuary project.  Gill was joined by various Claremont Rotarians (Monique and her husband Rob, Brian, Mark and wife Ann, Jaap and wife Liz). The successful visit to […]

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OUTREACH ASSISTANCE FOR EARLY EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT IN NAMIBIA

In line with Rotary Claremont’s major drive to assist in Early Childhood Development, the Rotary Claremont Outreach District 9350 programme recently assisted some smaller Rotary District 9350 clubs who have also chosen to become involved in ECD projects. Rotary Auas Windhoek (Namibia) were helped with a funding amount of R20,000 which went a long way […]

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Rotary Club of Stanford – Early Childhood Development

We currently support 4 pre-schools – 3 in Stanford, the other on an Eco farm nearby. During visits to these pre-schools it soon became evident that although they were all functioning well and were fairly well equipped, there was one which simply begged for some brightening up. A garage had been converted into the “Little […]

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Rotary Club of Stanford – Soup Kitchen Project

Soup Kitchens are unfortunately an essential part of the community where work is scarce and often seasonal. They help in making the difference between a wretched existence and a future with some small hope. The Rotary Club of Stanford, with the much valued support of The Rotary Club of Claremont’s Outreach Grant, makes a tremendous […]

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ROTARY FRANSCHHOEK VALLEY CELEBRATES OUTREACH PROJECT SUCCESS FOR LOCAL CHILDREN

The Rotary Club of Claremont has assisted Rotary Franschhoek Valley with funding which has allowed them to celebrate the success of the completion of a new ECD Centre in the Groendal Township, just outside Franschhoek. The building was formally declared “open” recently. The new “Rotary Sinathemba – Pre-Primary Centre” , will transform the educational opportunities […]

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OUTREACH HELP TO HOMELESS WOMEN & CHILDREN

The Rotary Club of Groote Schuur have thanked Rotary Claremont for a donation of R20 000 to assist St Anne’s Homes who are based in Woodstock, Cape Town. St Anne’s Homes is a Shelter, Rehabilitation Centre and strives to empower pregnant, abused homeless women and children. Rotary Groote Schuur’ s President Jan Buurman who is […]

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ROTARY CLAREMONT OUTREACH PARTNERS WITH MELKBOSSTRAND ROTARY CLUB I-CARE PROJECT

Atlantis is a community of approximately 67,500 people, of whom 26.5% are unemployed, with 50% of households earning an income of R3,200 or less p.m. Economically disadvantaged people are more likely to become visually impaired, due to malnutrition, and lack of access to primary healthcare and intervention or preventative measures. Melkbosstrand Rotary Club has been […]

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ROTARY CLAREMONT OUTREACH ASSISTANCE FOR NEW CRÈCHE LIBRARY

The Rotary Club of Table Bay recently completed a project at Village Todd’s Crèche, Maitland Garden Village, which will assist about 100 children everyday. Rotary Table Bay were funded by Rotary Claremont for an amount of R20 000 which went towards the completion of a new crèche library. This library will schange the lives of so […]

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ROTARY CLUB KLEIN WINDHOEK BRINGS CHRISTMAS CHEER

Christmas is always a special time to share goodwill. Below is an extract from a report back by President Homateni Ndilula of the Rotary Club of Klein Windhoek Valley regarding their special community initiative which they organized with the help of Rotary Claremont’s Outreach Programme 2015/16. An amount of R18 750 was donated for the […]

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Philippi Educares receive R12m investment to date

  Having undergone a comprehensive upgrade from the Rotary Club of Claremont, in partnership with the Lewis Group, three Early Childhood Development (ECD) Centres in Philippi, Cape Town were officially handed over on Wednesday, 8 June 2016. “This official handover is much more than just a celebration of some new buildings,” says Rotary Club of […]

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ROTARY MOSSEL BAY’S OUTREACH HELPING HAND TO LITTLE ONES

The Rotary Club of Mossel Bay recently completed a project to assist a Crèche, a Baby Centre and an Educare Centre. The 7de Laan Crèche, Bathandeni Baby Centre and Isukanya Educare Centre were thrilled to receive books, educational material, cd player flash cards, puzzles, counting and alphabet cards plus learning games. Rotary Mossel Bay express […]

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Beauty for Ashes

Last year Rotary Claremont made a donation towards the work of Beauty for Ashes (RF) NPC. BFA has worked behind bars for 19 years, since 1997. In prison the BFA team supports women offenders and prepares them for their release. After prison BFA runs two halfway houses situated in Observatory Cape Town where women leaving […]

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ROTARY SWAKOPMUND TRAINING SPECIAL NEEDS TEACHERS

Rotarian Gundula Visagie is running a special project at her school on behalf of Rotary Swakopmund assisted by Outreach funding from The Rotary Club of Claremont. The idea of training Teachers to provide better training to their pupils is most definitely in-line with the “Training of Trainers” to better enhance community development. There is currently […]

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Cleaner Teeth

The Rotaract Club of Harare West and the children’s home thank you for the generous donation and assistance in making the day successful.  

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Book and Back Pack Project

This is a literacy program involving 9 farm schools in the Durbanville area. The scholars are from the farming community and the Club encourages literacy and academic achievement by presenting the top achievers in English, Mathematics and Home language from each class, with prizes in the form of books, school satchels and dictionaries. We keep […]

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PARTNER IN FEEDING

ROTARY CLUBS PARTNER IN FEEDING THE LESS FORTUNATE Past President Gavin Schachat of Rotary Sea Point has relayed sincerest thanks to the Rotary Club of Claremont for the donation of R14 000.00 towards the Included Food Garden Project. A special thank you letter to Rotary Claremont has also been received from Mabel Riley of Included. […]

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Upgraded Centres in Philippi

Here are three sets of before and after photographs of the Injongo project taken this year.

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ROTARY KLEINMOND’ S CLUSTER OF OUTREACH PROJECTS

Rotary Kleinmond recently completed a cluster of seven Rotary projects to assist their local community. The Rotary Club of Claremont helped with funding enabling Rotary Kleinmond to change the lives of many needy recipients. It is gratifying to know that Rotarians can spread their time so generously in completing a variety of projects and to […]

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KROMBOOM ROTARY OUTREACH REPORT

The Claremont Rotary Outreach Committee kindly donated R15, 000 in support of Kromboom Rotary’s work with the ‘Where Rainbows Meet’ training and development foundation in Vrygrond. The money was to be apportioned as follows: Food for Early Child Development R6000 Computer upgrades R5000 Annual league registration fees for Rainbow Chiefs soccer club R4000 Each day […]

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