Message from President Dermot Byrne
Welcome to our web site! The panel opposite gives an indication of our current and upcoming activities. This is updated as required. Email comments and inquiries are welcomed and will be promptly answered. Chartered in 1963, we are active in all the avenues of Rotary service and have won many awards doing so. Our membership is currently 26. Our Monday lunch warmly welcomes visits by Rotarians from near and far.
President Tom presents past president Joe Lynam with the Rotarian of the Year trophy for work on the club's website
President Dermot Byrne receives his chain of office from outgoing president Tom Burke, watched by his wife Ursula. More photos
President Tom Burke presents a cheque for 9000 Euros to St. Vincent de Paul, the proceeds of our Concert More photos
Rotary Int. President 2011/12 ,Kaylan Banerjee , from Vapi in India, who is on an International Tour promoting Foundation at a Rotary dinner in his honour at the Strand Hotel with (L to R)Limerick Thomond President James Shivnan and Limerick Shannon President Tom Burke Enlarge
Julia Iribarren , Rotarian from Argentina, who visited with us in May, is seen presenting our banner to her Club President back in Argentina. She is a member of the Rotary Club of Lujan , outside Buenos Aires, and was here in Ireland for 3 weeks, researching her ancestors, The Gleesons from Kilrush, who emigrated to Argentina in 1850. Enlarge
President Tom Burke presents our current mayor with his Paul Harris Fellowship award for services to Limerick during our recent President's Dinner.
So far we have sent 40 bikes to Africa and we expect to send another batch in May. click for further details
We presented a cheque for 9000 Euros to St. Vincent de Paul from the proceeds of our recent very successful concert. See Reference on the left with a link to more photos
We held our annual International Women's Day Lunch on March 12th at the Greenhills Hotel in conjuction with our sister club Limerick Thomond and the Soroptimists. There were 200 people in attendance from all walks of life. The beneficiary this year was the Symptomatic Breast Cancer Unit at University Hospital Limerick. We presented them with a cheque for 2500 Euros which will be used to make the unit a more comfortable place for patients.
In the Pipeline
Blood Pressure Awareness Day - Autumn 2017
Remembrance Tree - Christmas 2017
International Women's Day Lunch - March 2018