Founder Member of Earlscliffe Interact Club in Folkestone Inspires Formation of New Rotaract Club in Bristol

Folkestone Channel Rotary Club is very pleased to announce that a new Rotaract Club has been established in Bristol.  Nicoleta Suruceanu who, in 2021, was a founder member and Treasurer of the Interact Club at Earlscliffe Sixth Form College in Folkestone, set up with the help of Channel Rotary for youngsters up to age 18.  Nicoleta is now a student at Bristol University and was so impressed by her Interact experience that she set out to establish a Rotaract Club there. 

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Channel Sleep-Out – 2022

Friday 11th March – 7.30pm

Come and join us and show support for the homeless at a really worthwhile fund raiser being held at Three Hills Sports Park in Folkestone. Gather your sponsors and make them pay for YOU to sleep out!!! For more information contact Joe Sullivan –

Or……… you can donate to this worthy cause by visiting our Just Giving Page at

A social evening with a frugal supper followed by the sleep-out under cardboard wigwams/tents/ supplied by DS Smith – chips later. Coffee and tea provided through the night. A light breakfast too!

The event is supported by Academy Fm, DS Smith, Streetz 2 Streetz and McDonalds

Channel Rotary Winter Appeal Brings Christmas Cheer

Age UK South Kent Coast was delighted to receive our donation.  During the winter months, demand for support from the elderly in our area – for shopping, food parcels, collecting prescriptions and hot meal delivery – has continued to increase as have enquiries about where older people can obtain additional financial support in these difficult times.

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