Hout Bay Celebrates Launch Of New Community Skate Park

HOUT BAY CELEBRATES NEW COMMUNITY SKATE PARK

The suburb of Hout Bay celebrated the opening of the Eyethu Hout Bay Skate Park on Friday, 26 July 2019. An initiative of the Rotary Club of Hout Bay (RCHB), the state-of-the-art facility was built for existing and new skateboarders, as well as the youth, from the diverse communities in the area. The original idea […]

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AN AMAZING RACE FOR AN AMAZING PROJECT

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Members of Newlands Rotary participated in a team challenge race around the V&A Waterfront in aid of Shelterbox SA. Each team had a set of questions to complete – the answers to which were scattered around the property. The morning was a fantastic team building exercise and everyone certainly learnt something new! Shelterbox provides emergency […]

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NEWLANDS ROTARY CONTRIBUTE TO MATRIC’S BREAKFAST BOOST

We recently spotted the most wonderful story in a local newspaper and Newlands members decided to offer a small gesture of support to¬†Wilhemina Heynes. Ms Heynes opens her home to Matric pupils in Delft on the morning of their exams to offer them a nutritious breakfast.¬†“Last year, Wilhemina started serving breakfast to matric pupils in […]

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A NEW SET OF WHEELS FOR YOUNG WILHELM FROM THE KAROO

Last year Newland’s Rotary donated R5000 to help with funding for a wheelchair for Wilhelm. Wilhelm is 13 years old and lives in Fraserburg, in the Karoo. He has cerebral palsy and attends the local primary school. His wheelchair was old and not supporting his body properly. He also had limited access to school, because […]

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FUN DAY OUT FOR BLUE DOWNS PRIMARY

Here are some pics from the Rotary Fun Morning held yesterday at Blue Downs Primary. The event was run by the EarlyActers at Blue Downs for their Grade Rs and was supported by Malibu High Interacters, Khayelitsha Rotaracters and Newlands Rotarians. Lots of fun and fellowship with line dancing, potato and spoon, obstacle races, face […]

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NEWROTS PACK SANTA SHOEBOXES

Newlands Rotarians and partners, together with our future Khayelitsha Rotaractors, spent the evening packing 40 Santa Shoeboxes for children in need across South Africa. Each shoebox must contain the following items: toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, facecloth, educational items (stationery), a toy, an outfit of clothing and sweets. The club purchased the basics while members bought the […]

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