Tree Planting at West Park

Club members joined up with pioneer members of Leeds Rotaract Club, based at Devonshire Hall, to plant seven trees at West Park Fields. In the pouring rain, we were led by Rachel Todner a skilled ranger from Leeds City Council. A few weeks later, in better weather, we met again to place the protective poles …

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Club Donates £1000 plus 28 knitted Teddies to Zarach

At our meeting on 1 March, Tracey Parle gave an inspiring talk on the work of the Leeds based charity Zarach, (Hebrew for “Let there be light”). Click here Bex Wilson, a young teacher at a Leeds inner city school, became aware that her pupils’ education was suffering because some were always tired. Investigation showed …

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£2000 raised towards Autism Room at St Peter’s Primary School, Burmantofts, Leeds

Headteacher Liz Holliday has been presented with a cheque for £2000 towards the development of the new Autism roomat St Peter’s. Presidents Peter & Keith were greeted by Liz and Sarah, her deputy, and shown round the nearly finished building. Sarah has been the driving force behind the project and she was delighted with the …

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Leeds University Vice Chancellor becomes Honorary Member of Club

We are delighted to announce that on 26 January 2021 Professor Simone Buitendijk was inducted as an Honorary member of the Club. Member, Fred Archenhold spoke as her proposer and Joint President Keith Crowther led the ceremony. Our members were joined on Zoom by several Rotary guests from the area and heard from the Vice …

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Join our 100 Club!

We have launched a 100 Club Lottery for Friends and members of the club. The draw is made on the fourth Tuesday of every month with three money prizes.

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Become a Friend of Headingley Rotary Club

‘Friends’ are individuals who want to join in with our charitable and community activities both locally and globally by partnering with us. Becoming a Friend of Headingley Rotary Club provides an opportunity for those who have time and energy to share with us our commitment to helping others but without the responsibility of full membership. …

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