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ANDREW WARREN Rotary in Amersham
THE inaugural meeting of The Rotary Club of Amersham was held at The Mill Stream, Amersham on the May 15 1946.
The chairman was Mr F. G. Penman M.A.
Founder members included – Mr G. F. Brazil, the Reverend E. M. Page, E. S. Gates, H. R. Hoare, and A.T.Sly.
At the meeting Lt.Col. Gordon Spencer Marston DSO MC was elected as founder president.
Since then, Rotary in Amersham has raised many thousands of pounds for charities it supports and contrib- utes to the community with events and activities, including the young chef and young artists competitions popular with local schools.
As the result of a charity golf day president Derek Bryant was recently able to present a cheque for £5,000 to Claire Redrup, community fundraising manager for Rennie Grove Hospice Care.
If you would like to know more about the activities of Rotary in Amersham please contact David Bevan on 01494 775805