Dominik Wanner, one of our club members, will speak about his role as President & CEO of CBL International Education.
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 they have rehomed over 22,000 […]
Hannah is the community fundraiser for Restore, a charity that supports people with mental health issues. She explained that 1 in 4 people suffer from a mental health problem and 1 in 3 will suffer mental illness at some point in their life. Restore is based in Oxford and was established in 1977, as an […]
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 Rotary Global Grant which also […]
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)
Anna is the Fundraising Manager for Macmillan Cancer Support in Oxfordshire and she was a very informative and entertaining speaker at our club meeting on Tuesday 22nd September. She gave an overview of Macmillan’s history, key cancer statistics and cancer risk factors, where to turn for help in the event of a diagnosis, and simple ways […]
Brigadier Ian Inshaw, Chairman of the Soldiers of Oxfordshire Trust, and Louisa Fagan, Visitor and Museum Services Assistant, joined us for dinner and our meeting for the evening on Tuesday 25th August 2015. The Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum sits behind the Oxfordshire Museum in Woodstock. It opened in 2014 in a new building funded by […]
We will have two speakers, talking about their jobs – one from Oxford Spires and one from Oxford Rotaract.