Chesterfield Scarsdale Rotary World Polio Day Thursday 24th October 2019 Our club's Rotary Foundation & International Chair, Rotarian Peter Bateman organised this year's lighting up of buildings in Chesterfield, purple, to mark World Polio (Eradication) Day.
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Donations to Local Charities this Rotary year 2019-2020
Street Pastors £100 The Wild Media Foundation £200 Sight Support Derbyshire £1,000 Derbyshire Stroke Centre £100 Ashgate Hospice £2,600 Dictionaries 4 Life £224 Action Aid £50 Amber Valley CIDS £500 Music Hall Trust £60 Clay Cross Foodbank £250 The Eyre Chapel £500 Hearing Ambassadors £250 Hollingwood School £50 Arkwight Society £50 All Saints Centre £200 Pheonix Band £120 All Sanits Church Christmas Tree Fund £50
Donations to International Charities this Rotary year 2019-2020
Foundation UK £4,000 Lichfield Charitry Indonesia £50 Aquabox £600 Shelterbox £600 Polio Plus £600
Purple for Polio
Spring 2018 - Crocus bulbs in bloom outside of Ashgate Hospice
The photograph shows the Crooked Spire in Chesterfield illuminated in purple, on 24 October 2018, World Polio Day. Saint Thomas' Church on Chatsworth Road and the St Johns Ambulance Building on Derby Road, were also lit up in purple. Thanks to the churches, the St Johns and all who helped over the 3 days.