In this week’s club meeting we had two guest speakers; District Governor Joy Arnott and our very own Phil Shipman.
Matt was invited to the club to tell us how he managed to raise over $200,000 online for Polio Eradication and also about his work with Yaws eradication.
Dominik Wanner, one of our club members, will speak about his role as President & CEO of CBL International Education.
On such a beautiful sunny day in Witney on Sunday 5th June the World Poohsticks Championships took place and everybody had a fantastic time. The rivalry between the players in both the Team and Individual events was fierce, but in the end the Rotary Club of Oxford Spires managed to […]
Dr Veronica Sawicki, co-founder of the charity Help Madina will be visiting to speak about the work of this UK-based charity that supports projects in Sierra Leone.
A joint Rotary-Rotaract meeting made it a full house when Phoebe Stewart-Cox came to speak to us about the Oxfordshire Animal Sanctuary. Situated in Stadhampton, it is a rehoming and rescue centre that started in 1967 – the sanctuary follows a non-refusal and a non-destruction policy. Funded entirely by donations […]
Aisha and Jacqui are both members of our Rotary District’s Vocational Training Team (VTT). They have visited Kamuli Mission Hospital in Uganda to provide training in emergency birth skills to both the hospital’s medical staff and the students at the adjacent nursing school. The visits were originally funded by a […]
Joana is in her second year of an MPhil degree in Development Studies at Oxford University. She spent the summer in Mozambique researching how formal and informal legal systems overlap, particularly in the area of women’s land rights. (more to follow)
We will have two speakers, talking about their jobs – one from Oxford Spires and one from Oxford Rotaract.
Alfred Fullah, one of our club members, will speak about his current research programme in the Law School at Brookes University.