Community Service encourages every Rotarian to find ways to improve the quality of life for people in their communities and to serve the public interest.
The Rotary Club of Templestowe engages with the local Manningham community, providing support for community projects, sponsoring events and providing funds for community organisations.
This event is usually held a few days before ANZAC Day and has provided generations of local school children with a firsthand opportunity to commemorate all Australians and New Zealanders who served in all wars, conflicts and peacekeeping operations
Each year the Rotary Clubs of Templestowe and Doncaster, along with family and friends get together and organise a fantastic fundraiser through AFL footy tipping.
Doncare Community Services have a great number of programs that support and assist the community of Manningham. The Rotary Club of Templestowe donate time and money to assist Doncare with their programes.
The Rotary Club of Templestowe has provided support to Odyssey House since its inception in 1980 and has assisted in improving some of the site’s facilities.
Our district, Rotary District 9810, collects stamps from businesses and individuals, which we then on-sell to stamp collectors. The proceeds of which are then passed onto a number of beneficiaries.
As an arts and community-building initiative, The Rotary Club of Templestowe has installed two Before I Die (BID) walls, one inside Bulleen Plaza shopping centre and the other at Jacksons Court in Doncaster East outside the Three Monkeys Cafe.