Recent activities

Community Service

Hobart Women’s Shelter   Hobart Women’s Shelter believes it is a RIGHT of all women and children to have a safe and secure home

Bears of Hope   where the focus is to bring about much needed awareness to the tragic event of a baby born still

RAWTAS  Rural alive and well. Helping men with depression

Caroline House  Provides mental health and crisis intervention support

Second Bite  Redistributes surplus fresh food to community food programs

Bowel Scan  Distribution of bowel scan kits to local pharmacies

Youth Service

National Youth Science Forum, Canberra (NYSF) was attended by a Year 11 student from Elizabeth College.

Windeward Bound – a young Mentor was sponsored to sail with other youths, including refugees and migrants on the brigantine “Windeward Bound

Model United Nations Assembly (MUNA) was attended by a student team from the Friends School

Rotary Youth Program Of Enrichment (RYPEN) is a program designed for young people from 14 – 17 years of age.

Each year, the Club becomes involved in the sponsorship of a young person venturing overseas in the Rotary Youth Exchange Program (YEP).

International Service

AYUI Foundation, Thailand, is a RAWCS project managed by Club member and PRID Dr. John Thorne.

Bethlehem Community Centre (BCC), Nairobi, Kenya – is a faith-based organisation that supports orphanages, and children, women and families living in poverty  http://www.bccafrica.org/

Hamlin Fistula Ethiopa – http://hamlin.org.au/ –  in previous years, the Club has supported this organisation.

RAWCS project in Bangladesh at the Kumudini Hospital.

Disaster Aid Australia (DAA) for the provision of a shelter/tent that DAA distributes to countries experiencing disasters. For more on DAA see http://disasteraidaustralia.org.au/

Food plant solutions:  a Rotarian Action Group  – a Tasmanian Rotary initiative