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Rotary SleepOut for the Homeless

Friday 26th November 2021 from 5:30pm, come SleepOut in Central Park and support those that are homeless this festive season.  

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Walk or Sponsor us to End Polio

26th October Stats:
  •    Team of 8 x Walkers
  •    $$ raised to date: $2,977
  •    Sitting 8th on Ladder out of 36
   To sponsor us, go to: Walk with Us - Chaddy Chatters

The Market at Phoenix Park - Sat 20th November

Saturday 20th November 2021 | 10am to 3pm

Phoenix Park Community Centre - Entry via Upper Car Park

Honey | Bags | Jewellery | Handbags | Body Care Products | Heat Packs | Clothing | Baby Goods | Kids Stuff | Candles & so much more

EPS pollutes Yarra River

Summary of a presentation by the Yarra Riverkeeper Dr. Karin Tragear to Environmental Sustainability - Rotary Action Group (ESRAG):

During research undertaken by Yarra Riverkeepers in September-October 2019 and checked in January 2020, they have identified that polystyrene particularly EPS is the predominant polluter in the Yarra with both large pieces and microplastics.

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SAFE Families

Guest Speaker topic: SAFE Families: Stopping Abuse in Families Everywhere

Wednesday 6th October. 6:30pm. Via Zoom. https://zoom.us/j/96621106605

Ashburton-a-Fair

We need you to help at our first Ashburton-a-Fair being held on Saturday 4th December.

As with all our markets, all the funds raised go towards our community projects.

Volunteers are needed to fill the various shifts. Please help.

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Drinking Water to School Children in Vanuatu

Another highly successful International project that is almost complete - the provision of drinking water for schools in Vanuatu thanks Rotary Chadstone/East Malvern.

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Mock Interviews Online - Ashwood High School

It was all systems go on Monday 26th July as RCEM members supported Ashwood High School and gave Year 10 students an opportunity to hone their job application, interview and presentation skills.  

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Drinking Water for over 5,000 people

In collaboration with the Rotary Clubs of Upper Northern Beaches (Sydney) and Paddington (Brisbane), Chadstone/East Malvern are about to embark on installing 60 water bores across six villages in Cambodia to provide drinking water to over 5000 people. People who currently drink water from infected ponds or roadside rain pools.

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Projects

Ashburton-a-Fair

We need you to help at our first Ashburton-a-Fair being held on Saturday 4th December.

As with all our markets, all the funds raised go towards our community projects.

Volunteers are needed to fill the various shifts. Please help.

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Drinking Water for Schools In Vanuatu – the Next Step

The last piece of the puzzle is the connection of guttering to run from the school roof to the water tank.

AND HERE WE GO – the guttering to the tank at St Therese was connected just in time for a massive rain fall and the tank filled completely overnight.

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Rotary SleepOut for the Homeless

Friday 26th November 2021 from 5:30pm, come SleepOut in Central Park and support those that are homeless this festive season.  

For the details, go to........

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Residential Recycling = Reduced Landfill Rubbish

We have united with other clubs of inner Melbourne to establish a premises for the storage of residential goods to be recycled in the community thereby reducing landfill rubbish.

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BusyFeet

BusyFeet is a dance and movement activity for children with intellectual and physical disabilities, aged 6 to16 years. The participants will experience happiness, and develop more self confidence, through the movement of dance. To experience  BusyFeet.........  

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Completion of the Toorak Community Garden

Saturday 31st July, RCEM volunteers installed the final two wicking garden beds required for the Toorak Community Garden.  

VIDEO:   https://fb.watch/7625bjFvQF/

RCEM was asked to be the auspicing organisation for a community grant application from the residents of a block of units who wanted to capture water from their roof, compost from the kitchens and grow their own food.

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RCEM Environment Update

Gardiners Creek, which flows through Malvern East, originates in Blackburn and flows from Blackburn Lake to the Yarra River.
Originally it was known as the Kooyongkoot, from whence Kooyong derives its name. The creek system is an important biodiversity corridor, but also sadly in many sections it has been reduced to a storm water drain.
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RCEM Online Shop Sales

See what's new at the RCEM shop. 

We are ready to take your order: https://rccem-onlineshop.square.site/

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About Us

Rotary Chadstone/East Malvern (RCEM) is a group of ordinary local people that have come together with the desire to contribute to the world in which they live. Our members are professional and business people from a broad range of backgrounds who use their varied skills to lead community and international projects.

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Events

It's our 46th Birthday celebration - ONLINE ONLY

Date: Wednesday Oct 27, 2021, 6:15 pm

Let's go social and celebrate our 46th Birthday. 

Zoom details are:

Zoom Link: https://zoom.us/j/96621106605
Meeting ID: 966 2110 6605
Passcode:    1975

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Volunteers needed : BBQ at Bunnings

Date: Saturday Nov 6, 2021, 9:00 am

Can you help with our Bunnings BBQ?  4 volunteers needed per shift: 8:30am/9:00am to 12:30pm or 12:30pm to 4:00pm. It is great fun catching up with fellow Rotarians and learning things you didn't know!  Contact is Lyle: 0408 585 266 

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Painting George Pepperell Gazebo

Date: Sunday Nov 14, 2021, 12:00 am

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The Market

Date: Saturday Nov 20, 2021, 10:00 am

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AGM

Date: Wednesday Nov 24, 2021, 6:15 pm

Annual General Meeting

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Rotary Sleepout for the Homeless

Date: Friday Nov 26, 2021, 5:30 pm

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