Welcome to The Rotary Club of Elizabeth

Find out about Rotary in your Community – and the World

Rotary is made up of Volunteers who carry out humanitarian work around the globe.  Teams conduct short term exercises, have predetermined and agreed goals and ensure that projects are sustainable.
Rotary combats – Poverty, Neglect, Hunger, Water Shortages and Contamination, Poor Housing, Inadequate Medical Attention and Supplies, Disease, Discrimination, Ignorance and Poor Reading and Comprehension Skills.

Rotary does all of these good deeds … and more

  • Rotary creates approved Overseas Projects
  • Gives clean and continuous Water Supplies
  • Protects Islanders from Malaria and reduces death rate
  • Conducts Literacy programs
  • Teaches communities vocational skills and helps them be self sufficient
  • Builds Libraries, Houses, Warehouses, Schools
  • Gives Medical Assistance

Read more about the Rotary Club of Elizabeth

 Rotary Club of Elizabeth South Australia

Recent Articles

Building (Relationships) at Bunnings

Bunnings Bears

 

At Bunning’s Parafield today (Friday 4/8/17), we were invited to help to build a couple of barbecues and some outdoor furniture.

Bunnings Parafield have enabled us to raise many dollars to support our local community projects and we are very grateful for this opportunity.

  Thanks to club members Lesley Trevilyan, Alan Murphy, (pictured as bears) and James Trevilyan and Delwyn Watts, for making it a very productive day. 

Wheels in Motion

Wheels in MotionWheels in Motion is a joint collaboration helping young people with significant barriers to getting driving experience – with support of Peter Page Holden and extra funding through Northern Connections – we have managed to upgrade our Playford based car – partners include City of Playford, City of Salisbury, Rotary Club of Elizabeth inc. Rotary Club of Playford, Rotary Club of Salisbury, SA, sa.gov.au, Sapol, RAA, Thanks to all the volunteer mentors.

August Northern Business Breakfast

Oscar FiorinottoThe Northern Business Breakfast provides information sharing and networking opportunities to the Northern Business Community.

Grand Central – Elizabeth – 12 Goodman Rd, Elizabeth
Wednesday 23rd August 2017 – 7am – 8.30am

Guest Speaker : Mr Chris Goode, General Manager, U Pull It

“The innovation and business opportunity in recycling”

U Pull It is a unique NBBand successful South Australian business which created a business by rethinking the role of car recycling and parts supply.

The business has diversification of revenue streams which many small and medium businesses strive to achieve.

U Pull It is at its core a environmentally friendly business aiming to recycle up to 90% of end of life vehicles.

Come and hear the business story and lessons from this successful SA business.

 

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Vale Charlie Booth

Charlie Booth

Vale Charlie Booth  – Classification : Footwear Retail

Presidential Year 1977/1978 – Paul Harris Fellow (1991)

Born on 29/1/1927 in Bury, near Manchester England, Charlie’s first job at the age of 14 was as a shoe repairer. Charlie served in the Army for 3 years from 1945-1948, serving 2 of those years in the Peace-keeping Corp in Italy.  He met Lilian at Christmas 1947, and was wearing a kilt. Lilian said she wouldn’t see him again if he was wearing that. They married June, 1949.  Their son David was born in March, 1951. Charlie continued to work in the footwear trade, from 1953 as a store manager when Lilian joined him as an assistant.  Read more…

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Each year on 1st July, with the change of the Rotary International President, the Rotary International Theme changes. The current theme is displayed here. Further information on the past Presidents and Themes click here.

Visitors Welcome
Meeting Venue: Grenville Community Club
Playford Boulevard
Elizabeth

Meeting Time: Monday nights
(6.15pm for 6.45pm start)
Postal Address: PO Box 223,
Elizabeth SA 5112
Membership: Currently Open
All visitors very welcome
Contact: President’s email