October 26, 2014

District 9350 Earlyact and Interact Awards 2014

Watching the young people of District 9350 Earlyact and Interact Clubs receiving their Awards for their commitment to Service before Self, was just so encouraging, especially […]
October 2, 2014

International Older Persons Day

A truly fabulous day for the 73 pensioners from Welverdind Old Age Home who we took on a secret day outing. No one other than Liz, […]
July 20, 2014

The Good Night and God Bless Sleeping Bag Project

The Good Night and God Bless Sleeping Bag Project (used as a temporary emergency measure) came about in June 2005 after seeing street children wrapped in […]
July 19, 2014

A Family Affair

Saturday 19th July saw a group of senior Rotarians, Rotaractors and San Souci Interactors join forces to give the children of Al Noor Orphange a day […]
March 30, 2014

Packing One Pot Eazi Meals

Our Ambassadorial Scholar Mary Ta and another from Roggabaai Rotary spent an hour on Sunday morning and packed and sealed 98 packs. Looks disorganized but worked […]
November 18, 2013

A Day in the Garden

On Sunday 17th November Danny and Jo, representing our club, spent a few hours on the special Mitzvah “help day” at Includid where we pulled out […]
March 22, 2013

The Great Rotary Club Potjiekos Competition

Being a Rotarian is not all work (it may all be fun) and no pleasure.  On Sunday 17th March at the crack of dawn a team […]
February 5, 2013


    ROTARY TO THE RESCUE What happens when you get a group of Claremont Rotaractors together? You get a buzz of happy chattering, laughter and […]
September 27, 2012

New Generations Special Evening

The Club was overrun with happy chatty young people from our Earlyact and Interact Clubs together with Rotaract on Tuesday 18th September.    Suddenly the average […]
June 15, 2012

We’ll meet again

Our Ambassadorial Scholar, Megan Winkeler flew out this evening after, as she said, a fantastic stay in Cape Town.  She met some wonderful, mostly post-grad, students and made […]
June 15, 2012

Bread for the Body and Soup for the Soul

An initiative of one of the teachers at SACS Junior School where each child in Grades 1 to 6 was asked to bring one loaf of bread […]
June 13, 2012

A Wow of an Induction Dinner

Our new President, Suzie Himely was enthusiastically inducted by retiring President Peter Trebble last night, and what a happy affair it was.  Old faces, new faces […]
June 6, 2012

Coins for Causes

For those who kindly dropped their loose coins into the bottles we have the following R400 from Clair Fichardt’s mini dinner – he donated our contributions […]
June 1, 2012

Curves for those in need

Our Club was very fortunate to be given the opportunity of collecting 210 kgs of non perishable foods from Curves of Claremont.  Together with a friend […]
March 23, 2012

Ambassadorial Scholars 2012

All our Ambassadorial Scholars came from America. Ann Green, a bright, outgoing, delightful young lady from Nashville (front left) is Jo’s Fairy Step daughter for the duration of […]
March 23, 2012

The Goodnight and God Bless Sleeping Bag goes International

A laughing, ever so slightly embarrassed very tall doctor trying out a sleeping bag after a demonstration to members of the Royal College of Medical Practitioners (Wales) in […]
March 16, 2012

Rotarians Don’t Need Alarm Clocks

It’s 4.30 am on Sunday 11th March and Rotary members and volunteers are already at work. Dozens were elsewhere putting up signage and ensuring fences were […]