As we’ve chartered as a Rotary Group as part of Rotary International we continue to make connections through Social Media. We see this as a great way for busy people to help give E-Volunteering and Service in their communities when time permits.
Our hope is to help organisations promote their message through Social Media, simply by liking posts, sharing or retweeting, plus we learn so much more by engaging with some brilliant charities, social enterprises and ethically run businesses.
We are really pleased to be able to support Toucan Diversity, through the Portsmouth Dragon Boat Race. Our team is limbering up ready to be ferocious vikings on Sunday 13th May, our drummer’s beats will ensure they row in tune!
It is great to welcome so many new people into the Family of Rotary. President Janice has a daunting job ahead of her, as she welcomes them to Rotary On The Run, presenting their badges and Four Way Test cards when she can.
Welcome to Adele who is helping at the moment with getting the team for the Dragon Boat Race ready for action. Welcome to Joanne who is helping us to share the need for diversity and inclusion in Rotary, whilst introducing others to our group.
Lots has been going on over the past weeks, we continue to build our Dementia Friendly Community in PO6, we undertook our first checks on Hearing Loops in Portsmouth and our Interim Interact Club has started recycling their bottle tops by making some table coasters ready for sale at the School Spring Fair.
We are continuing to build our membership with some really awesome people joining the team, with involvement already in important community work. Come and join our exciting new flexible and innovate way of doing Rotary. We also have loads of fun meeting up, for instance in the Quiz Team which took part in the Rotary Club of Havant’s recent evening on Hayling Island. Or come a long to our specific meet ups – Face to Face on Saturday mornings once a month or our Social Innovation Forum once a month. Or just get involved through the wifi in our eCoffee Lounge, you supply the coffee we supply the chat, sharing of ideas and things we are getting up to.
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We are looking forward to our Unpacking Social Enterprise Event a partnership event with on the 21st March, one of our aims in 2018/19 is to help build awareness about these Social Businesses and encourage the building of a market place to encourage sustainability in our Communities. Still time to book a place.
We are hoping to develop more ways of building awareness about Social Inclusion through our Theatre Innovation project in partnership with the please help spread the word about their Community Open Day on Saturday 7th April, 2018.
Lots of the things we are supporting and promoting can be found on our @SharingRotary on Facebook, please LIKE this page and help share the great organisations and events we are posting on this Social Media Page.