We are very keen to have non-members assist in some of our projects. This is a great way to help the local community without any commitment to joining. If you then think Rotary is for you, come along to a few meetings to find out more.
You may wish to help at the local Food Bank or on the Ayrshire Coastal Path. Or work on our various Youth activites. Perhaps help run our Charity Golf Day or simply do some litter picking. And there are lots of other activities to get involved with. Read more>>
Or some people may wish to make a donation, which allows us to help others. Click the "Donate" button - you do not need a Paypal account, simply use your debit or credit card.
e-meetings replace normal weekly meetings
A Quiz Night Like No Other
Moment of Reflection and VOT by Jim Nelson
Dr S. Brown & Dr H. Dryden – ‘Clean Water Wave and Global Oceanic Environmental Survey - (GOES Fdn.)
Moment of Reflection and the VOT by Dr Jimmy Begg
Dr Brown and Dr Dryden will address the challenges surrounding the need for improvements along our local coastal areas and rivers, including protection of our oceanic ecosystems.
Where and When
When we are not "Zooming", we hold weekly meetings:
• Savoy Park Hotel, Ayr
• Tuesday 5.30 to 7.30pm
• Other informal meetings in members' homes
• Project work - anytime to suit
New Morning Meetings
• Fox and Willow Hotel, Ayr
• Thursday 7.45am to 8.45am
• First and third Thursday of the month
New Members Welcome!
We are one of the largest and most active clubs in Ayrshire, and indeed in the whole of District 1230, covering the west of Scotland, and have been successful in recruiting new members recently. Come along to a meeting to find out why these people joined our club.
New Environment Committee
Ayr Rotary have formed an Environment Committee following Rotary International's approval of a "new area of focus" .
Under the leadership of Alasdair Meldrum, the committee have already several projects lined up, more details shortly.
At our regular meeting on 27 April, two leading environmentalists helped explain what Rotary can do to help - it is up to us all to do whatever we can to make our contribution to addressing the massive environmental threats to our world. Specifically regarding litter and waste there are three key areas:
Would a cash donation help your organisation?
We offer a monthly pay out to individuals or organisations of up to £250. The qualifying rules are simple. Find out more
One of our major on-going projects is to support Aquabox. Have a look at their new video. More information on our Aquabox page
See what we can do