Our Rotary Teams
We are structured into Teams as follows: Meeting and Social Team, Fund Raising Team, Community Service Team, Youth Team and Membership Team
Our Rotary Teams
We are structured into five teams as follows:
This team is responsible for developing the programme for the year, and the organisation of all our meetings and social activities including: all the nights at Forest Hills Hotel; golf, cricket, bowls and games events; the speakers; train trips, and Annual Ball. It is also responsible for liaison with our twin in the Czech Republic, Rotary in Hradec Kralove. The present Leaders are Andrew Lawless and Allen Wales.
Fund Raising Team
The Fundraising team is responsible for arranging the fundraising activities at events like Cheshire Motor Show, FFITP, Mid-Cheshire Charity Scooter Rally and Father Xmas Float. It is also responsible for the hot dog and burger stall which is present at many of our own events and the Helsby half Marathon and RT Bonfire and Fireworks. Nick Dunn and Brian Henshaw are the joint current team leaders.
Community Service Team
This team is responsible for all those activities which we organise or participate in for the local community including Frodsham Festival in the Park, events at Helsby High School such as “Youth Speaks” and “Young Chef”, the Life Education Centre, firework displays and the Essar Half Marathon at Helsby, etc. Its other main function is responsibility for deciding which organisations charitable donations should be made to, both locally and internationally. Jim Pooler and Mike Jackson are the current leaders.
The Membership team is responsible for recruiting new members and for public relations and marketing including the web site. It is also responsible for developing our constitution and strategy. The current Chairman is Vince Akers
The youth team runs rotary youth programmes, Youth Speaks, Young Chef, Rotary Youth Leadership Awards, Rotakids etc. The current leaders are Tom Maddox and Warren Heyes.