Community Services

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Community Services Committee:

The Rotary motto is ‘Service Above Self’ and so this committee aims to be very proactive in promoting service in the local community.

At the Bay of Islands Rotary Club we aim to be involved with FEE – that’s not a dollar value, it’s:

FUN
ENTHUSIASM
EXCITEMENT

Some of our major community services are:

  • Casino evenings as fundraisers for local schools and organisations
  • Annual children’s summer beach dig and games
  • Beach cleaning
  • Marshals for the annual Puff and Pull Carnival in Kawakawa
  • Marshals for car-parking at Waitangi Day
  • Marshals for Paihia Fun Run
  • Working bees on the Russell-Okiato Walkway
  • Street collections for the ‘Red Puppy’ Guide Dogs for the Blind appeal
  • Sausage sizzles raising funds to provide dictionaries in schools
  • Meals on wheels deliveries
  • Monthly support for Kawakawa Food Bank
  • Major projects we have undertaken in the Bay of Islands community include:
  • Re-painting of Bledisloe Domain sports facility
  • Provision of kitchen equipment for Bledisloe Domain sports facility
  • Provision of benches along Paihia waterfront
  • Showers on Paihia beach
  • Kawakawa Hospital garden
  • The History Room in Williams House library

WE HAVE LOTS MORE PROJECTS COMING UP....
COME AND JOIN IN THE FUN - HELP TO MAKE THAT DIFFERENCE!

Bay of Islands Rotary Club - Paihia