Visit to Isiphiwo Primary School

On Wed 6 December we visited Isiphiwo Primary School with the donors Steve and Geraldine from France. Using the funds that Steve has donated, stationery packs were handed to all Grade 7s leaving the school to go to High School. Steve gave them a talk about succeeding in future and that anything is possible if they put their head down and work. He gave real examples of people he is currently working with. A handful of children Continue reading “Visit to Isiphiwo Primary School”

School Bursary Evening October 2016

The Bursary Evening is one of the most important events of the year for the Norwegian Liaison Committee (NLC) of the Rotary Club of Wynberg.  Even more so, it is the highlight of the school year for 7 schools on the Cape Flats. On that evening, learners from 5 primary schools and 2 secondary schools are given bursaries to assist them to cover for expenses through their school year.

20161018_194605_001 Every year approximately 400 learners receive bursaries.  The recipients Continue reading “School Bursary Evening October 2016”

Rotary Family Health Day 2016

This year Wynberg Rotary Club and Constantia Rotary Club and Kromboom Rotary Club elected to host their RFHD this year during the week before the official dates to coincide with school holidays.  The community of Capricorn Park were very glad to see us again and supported us well.  Once again the eye testing and free readers and dental health were a great hit.   We handed out on average 110 pairs of readers a Continue reading “Rotary Family Health Day 2016”