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Saturday, 30. June 2018 - 13:00
Joanna Chrzanowska
Dear Friends in Rotary,Philip and I are so touched by the love that was shown to us both on Thursday….We can’t get over the lovely cards…presents and awards that you bestowed on two old Crumblies…..The last time Phil had an award was when he was breeding Cattle and I last had one when I was taking my Speech and drama... more
Wednesday, 23. May 2018 - 12:45
Joanna Chrzanowska
Martina Spann represented our Club at a meeting of Costa Del Sol Rotary Clubs, to plan the National Congress in Malaga, 17-18 May 2019.Clubs agreed to find sponsors for the event and contact national media. About 300 rooms will be needed, and the hotel may be in Torremolinos. The Congress is designed to provide... more
Tuesday, 6. March 2018 - 17:00
Joanna Chrzanowska
Volunteering at Aspandem is easy and very rewarding.If you are interested in volunteering you need to contact the following person for a meeting and further information. Cristina is Head of Leisure and Volunteers. Cristina RodriguezResponsible de Ocio Inclusive y VoluntariadoTel:952 78 76 You can... more
Tuesday, 21. November 2017 - 11:30
Joanna Chrzanowska
The Rotary Foundation (TRF) is Rotary's own and only charity that has spent over $3 billion in the last 100 years on sustainable, life changing projects. Rotary Clubs must navigate a strict application process to obtain access to TRF funds for their projects.  At a recent seminar in Malaga, Marbella-Guadalmina's... more
Sunday, 27. August 2017 - 17:45
Joanna Chrzanowska
Every August, Rotarians who are visiting the Costa Del Sol and local clubs get together for a big social event at Magna Cafe. This year, Marbella-Guadalmina was the most represented Club, with 22 members and guests.  Thank you Ralph, for organising, and taking bookings!
Monday, 3. July 2017 - 13:45
Joanna Chrzanowska
For the outgoing President and Board in the Rotary year 2016-17 Above: Surely one of the most awarded Presidents ever - Jim Fox receives a special Prize from Rotary District Assistant Governor Alain Pierard for helping to organise the Gala Solidaria for the 100th Anniversary of Rotary Foundation - as well as a... more
Monday, 24. April 2017 - 18:30
Joanna Chrzanowska
Spring weather, wild flowers, turquiose lakes, bunny ears and chocolate - the essential ingredients for the Easter Car Run.The idea was conceived by Alan Knight, and Lorraine Powell worked hard to provide a spectacular route, with some wonderful stops and a a delicious lunch.        Thanks to Lorraine and Ralph... more
Thursday, 30. March 2017 - 12:45
Joanna Chrzanowska
"Operation Sturgeon" was successfully executed on Monday 27th March by our club members. Last week our secretary Mark had been sent an email by a storage company offering us a huge donation of canned food, mainly fish from a local warehouse in Nueva Andalucía that was going out of business. However, the quantity... more
Saturday, 10. September 2016 - 19:00
Joanna Chrzanowska
Martina has recently returned from Medellin, where she was made an Honorary Member of the Rotary Club for her support of the Mediation Project 'Hagamos Las Paces' - Lets Make Peace.  The project aims to build a culture of peace in a country that has suffered 50 years of civil war, huge internal displacement of... more
Friday, 27. May 2016 - 11:45
Des Sparkes
The dental charity Dental Mavericks which is run by Cally Gedge the wife of our Club Secretary Tony is currently in Essaouira Morocco with their volunteer dentist team treating the teeth of poor children at a school there. Yesterday they treated the teeth of 401 children after 13 hours of work. What fantastic work... more