20 Jun 2016
June 20, 2016

Rotary Ride For Prostate Cancer

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Wexford Rotary Club joined with Fishguard and Goodwick Rotary Club to raise funds for research into prostate cancer.  The event occurred over  the  Fathers Day weekend 18/19th June. Members from Wexford travelled to from Rosslare via Stenna Line .  They were joined at Fisguard by local Rotarians.  They rode a static bicycle on board for.. read more →

End Polio Now Wexford Golden Mile On the 21st. April Students from St. Peter’s College Transition year in association with The Rotary Club of Wexford culminated their project in the fund raising  exercise of a golden mile collection following on from a cake sale which in total raised €833. A remarkable result. The event follows.. read more →

Wexford Rotary receives an award for it’s Shelter Box float at Wexford’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade part of a very colourful procession of floats bands and in particular a great crowd of young people. read more →

Rotary Club of Wexford presents cheque to Michael Jordan of Hope Cancer Support Centre Enniscorthy. €700.00, courtesy of Riviera Travel who pay 10% of a Rotarian’s escorted tour with them to the charity fund of the appropriate Rotary club, was handed recently to the Hope Cancer Centre. This charity which is run totally by volunteers.. read more →

Just 1 Life in completing the 5th Session of 6 in the 10th year of the programme, saw over 1,100 students take part so far this school year from throughout the county. (See previous postings to see details of the history and programme) Gorey Community School was the school in attendance on this occasion. In.. read more →

The South East’s youngest leaders travelled to Wexford on Monday November 16th to compete in the Regional Final of the Rotary’s Youth Leadership Development Competition. Following selections at the respective school and club stages of the competitions, the chosen representatives for the Rotary clubs of Carlow, Kilkenny, Thurles, Wexford and Youghal were interviewed by a.. read more →

In a competition, which recognises and celebrates Wexford’s youngest leaders, Katie Stone, a fifth year student at the Loreto Secondary School in Wexford, has been announced as the winner of the 2015 Rotary Club of Wexford’s Youth Leadership Development Competition. Following entries from more than 70 students across the county, a representative for each of.. read more →

26 Oct 2015
October 26, 2015

240 Students attend Just 1 Life

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Just 1 Life second session of 2015-16 on October 22nd at the Wexford Omniplex cinema. 240 students mainly 16 year olds from The Good Counsel School New Ross www.goodcounselcollege.ie, St. Mary’s Secondary School New Ross www.stmarysnewross.org/ and Colaiste Bride Secondary School Enniscorthy www.colaistebride.ie/ Presenters Garda sergeant Colm Mathews, Frank Burke Wexford County Council, Dr. Paul Kelly.. read more →

Top rowe: Albert Lennon, Richard Reid, Juergen Sassmannshausen, B.J. Kerr, George Herterich, Tom O’Rourke, Cathel O’Dunlaing, Victor Stafford, John O’Loughlin.   Centre rowe: Murth Joyce, Peter Pasdzior, James Roche, John Corish, Paddy Sheridan, Tom Hassett, Brendan Corcoran, George Stafford.   Front rowe: Ned Comerford, Liam Lynch, Sean Scallan, Mike Whaley, Ronan Furlong ( Founderpresident ).. read more →

The Paul Harris Fellowship is only awarded to Rotarians who have made an outstanding contribution to their club, community or an international project. Liam Dwyer is one such Rotarian.  He has undertaken a project to supply bicycles,  computers, Toys and school equipment to a very underdeveloped part of Gambia.  Working through the local Parish Priest,.. read more →