Author: Gabriela S.

Sports activities day with children!

Sports activities day with children!

On the 7th of November, members of our club helped in organizing and conducting sports activities for children. This involved helping out in the planned games and interacting with the children, who were under the age of 13 and came from and around the area 

Meeting the President of Rotary International, Holger Knaack!

Meeting the President of Rotary International, Holger Knaack!

Yesterday a couple of our Rotaract club members got to speak with Rotary’s president Holger Knaack. What an exciting opportunity to exchange ideas about future projects!

Farmers for a day!

Farmers for a day!

Last weekend, our club Rotaract Scheveningen visited a local city farm in the Hague! We helped with various activities at the Stadsboerderij Schildershoeve: gardening, painting, and of course, petting and taking pictures of the lovely animals in the farm!

Want to join us in having fun while doing good? Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, or send us a message and we’ll make sure to welcome you in our community!

Rotaract Scheveningen participated in a local food bank activity!

Rotaract Scheveningen participated in a local food bank activity!

On September 12, Rotaract Scheveningen, together with Rotary Scheveningen and Rotary residentie, gathered food for a local food bank in Scheveningen! Our team of club members and volunteers joined efforts in helping Schappelijk Sociale Winkel to provide food to those in need. The initial goal 

Rotaract Webinar: Peace and Security in theory and practice UN75

Rotaract Webinar: Peace and Security in theory and practice UN75

On the 75th Anniversary of the United Nations, Rotaract Scheveningen will be having a webinar, which is part of our Peace & Justice theme. We will be joined by wonderful guests:– Ella van den Heuvel – Defence staff– Liselot van Egmond – Dutch Permanent Representative 

World clean up day – Beach Clean Up Scheveningen

World clean up day – Beach Clean Up Scheveningen

Join us for our first beach clean up of the new Rotaract year! When? Saturday, 19th of September. Where? Scheveningen Strand. What time? 12:00 pm-15:00 pm. Let’s join efforts and contribute to a good cause (while keeping the social distance, of course). See you there!

Beirut Stay Strong!

Beirut Stay Strong!

Our club Rotaract Scheveningen stands together in support of our fellow Lebanese Rotaracters and their families following the massive explosion that took place at Beirut’s port on August 4, 2020. The explosion led to the devastating destruction in multiple neighbourhoods, where hundreds lost their lives 

Environmental webinar

Environmental webinar

Last week, our club Rotaract Scheveningen organised its second webinar, this time on environmental issues! During the webinar, we discussed the current state of the environment and how we, as a community, can contribute to a more sustainable future. We would like to thank our 

Rotaract presents: Environmental Webinar!

Rotaract presents: Environmental Webinar!

Join Rotaract Scheveningen for another webinar! Where? Zoom! When? Tuesday, 9 June 2020 from 20:30 pm!

This time we will be talking about Environmental issues during Covid 19. Hope to see you there!

Below you can find more information about our guest speakers!

Our moderator will be Johanna Helsing. An amazing person for ordering a good discussion!

Meet our first speaker:

Lloyd Edwards from WWF

Lloyd trained as an economist & an accountant.

Working in the corporate environment for decades, Lloyd gained a great deal of commercial experience. Realizing that something should be done to ensure that our planet remains habitable for future generations, he decided to devote as much time as possible to achieving this.

Starting from a small base, he has built-up & leads a team of more than 100 volunteers of all different backgrounds & nationalities. This team goal is to help mobilse society to a sustainable future, by building relations with, & delivering events to, businesses, academic institutions, & community based organisations.

Meet our second speaker:

Ben Ayliff from Greenpeace

I’ve been a Greenpeace campaigner since 2001 and have worked on many of our international campaigns, from GM Foods to nuclear energy, and have most recently been leading our fight to keep Shell and other oil companies out of fragile environments like the Arctic and Amazon Reef. I’m currently a Senior Strategist on GPI’s Climate Urgency Team.

Meet our third speaker:

Giovanni Cappa from Sea Shepherd

Medical Officer for Sea Shepherd in the free time, currently specializing in emergency medicine.

Rotaract Club Pavia, District 2050

It will be a discussion to remember!

Peace Webinar 5th of May!

Peace Webinar 5th of May!

Joins us for our special webinar on the importance of peace in today’s globalized world! On the 5th of May, we will have a conversation with some incredible guest speakers who have personally experienced the significance of the word ‘peace’ and who are working in