Thanks, Novus…

With the help of our many supporters, the Rotary Club of Leicester Novus is able to help charities and good causes.

We are very grateful to all our supporters. And we are not alone…

From this page you can read the messages of thanks from the organisations we are able to support.

LOROS letter of thanks

LOROS says Thanks

Adrian Walker, of hospice charity LOROS wrote to Novus to thank the club for its donation of £158.    

Novus member Jim Matthews (right) presents a cheque for £1637.33 to Rotarian Roger Neuberg for the Rotary Club of Oadby Jaipur Limb appeal

£1,600 donated to Rotary Club of Oadby appeal

On the day that the Rotary Club of Oadby handed over about £8,000 raised at its third annual swimarathon, the Rotary Club of Leicester Novus presented £1,637.33 to Oadby’s appeal for Jaipur Limb camps in Uganda. The cheque was presented by Jim Matthews, who joined Oadby Rotary in 1986, during a garden party in the …

Rainbows says Thanks

Rotary is a service organisation, but does undertake fundraising for good causes. At the end of June each year, any unspent funds are dispersed. One of the several parcels of pennies was given to the Rainbows children’s hospice who responded with this card, thanking us for a donation of £158.42.      

Letter of thanks from Alzheimer's Research UK

Alzheimer’s Research UK thanks Rotarians

  Helped by members of the Rotary Club of Leicester and members of the public, the Rotary Club of Leicester Novus supported Alzheimer’s Research UK. We received this letter of thanks and thought we should share it with our fellow-collectors… and, of course, with the generous folk of Leicester who made it all worthwhile.  

Thanks from One Roof Leicester

Thanks… from the winter night shelter

One of the smaller end-of-year donations made by the Rotary Club of Leicester Novus in June 2018 was £50 sent to One Roof Leicester. The charity’s chair, the Rev Helen Hayes, had spoken to the Rotary Club about its winter night shelter and the homes if provides for the homeless about a year earlier. Soon …

Letter of thanks from Air Ambulance

Air Ambulance says donation will make a difference

Novus has received a letter of thanks from the local Air Ambulance, after receiving a cheque for £285. Our donation may not seem very major, but the letter (below) says it does make a difference.We’re happy about that because we were convinced when Paul Bonnett, from the Rotary Club of Leicester, acting as an ambassador …

Letter of thanks from SHARP

Homelessness charity thanks Novus

The Shelter Housing and Research Project, whose chairman is Past President of the Rotary Club of Leicester Novus Frazer Robson, have thanked the club for a donation of £285 made after Frazer told the club about SHARP’s history of helping to tackle homelessness in Leicester. Their letter of thanks was signed by Frazer. It seems …

Spark Arts thank President Gemma

The Spark Arts For Children charity, which President Gemma has supported, has written to thank her for a donation of £700.  

Falcons school says: “Thank You, Rotary!”

When Leicester Novus Rotary gave Falcons Primary School 39 tablet PCs, the children were eager to express their thanks… loudly! A little later, the Rotary Club received this letter of thanks from the Governors of the school. .

The Curse of Graffiti

City Council thanks Novus volunteers

From this… and this to this…   thanks to them…   The Rotary Club received this very much appreciated e-mail from Leicester City Council’s Helen O’Brien:   Dear Rotary You have done some fantastic work in Leicester and thank you so much for your time in setting this all up and making it happen.  Please pass my …

Mary’s Meals thanks Novus Rotary

252 Dear Friends On behalf of everyone at Mary’s Meals, I would like to express my heartfelt thanks for your recent donation of £473.24. We are so grateful for your support. Every donation to Mary’s Meals, large or small, goes a long way to helping us reach more children with a nutritious daily meal in …