As well as providing our Rotary Water Barrels to countries across the world. We also provide LifeStraws – portable water filters which effectively remove all bacteria and parasites, which are responsible for causing many of the diseases suffered by those who drink unclean water – including Diarrhoea. LifeStraw requires no electrical power and even still, no spare […]
We love to receive feedback on the barrels we send out to Africa, here is an email and some photos from our friends over at the Hillcrest Rotary.
We love to receive feedback on the barrels we send out to Africa, here is an email and some photos from our friends over at the Chipembele Wildlife Education Trust in Zambia.
Fourteen months ago, thanks to a donation from the Rotary Club of Preston Torbay, and with help from Caroline Newton of Friends of Kianjai, we were able to send 20 Rotary Water Barrels to a community in Meru, Kenya.
Have a think, what did you do today? I spent an hour getting ready for work, nearly an hour on a bus and have been sat at my desk for nearly three hours. I have walked to the tap for water twice and have used the toilet once. I’ve probably spent around 15 minutes on […]
If anyone saw one of our trustees carrying a large mysterious box around London on Tuesday (January 21st), it was Brett Ascott. It’s not every day you meet a former Prime Minister! – Take a bow Helen Clark of New Zealand for having the generosity to meet with our charity, The Roll Out The Barrel Trust. […]
We’ve recently blogged about some barrels we sent to Zanzibar – we received this email from them highlighting the medical benefits to what we are doing. Not only are we solving an age old problem, we are also helping improve the health of thousands and thousands of families. Through the initiative of Roll out the barrel charity […]
As a direct result of the kind donations of £600 from the Rotarians of Chippenham – we were able to send Rotary Barrels to a community in Zanzibar. It can take a while before your generosity manifests itself as aid on the ground but we do get there after all the trials and tribulations Africa […]
We love seeing our barrels being used for what they were intended. Below are a few images scanned from the Rotary Magazine, showing a team of Rotarians posing for a promo shot in support of the ROTB project, and 3 children perched on one of our barrels – that looks like its had some serious […]
Over 100 Rotary Barrels delivered, more on the way…Uganda, Sierra Leone, Kenya and ZAMBIA…. all thanks to Rotarians Over the past few months Rotarian Bill Leslie has taken the Roll Out the Rotary Barrel message to Rotary clubs in the North East. The response was tremendous and everyone offered support in one way or another. […]
Over 300 Roller Barrels delivered, more on the way…Uganda, Sierra Leone, Kenya and ZAMBIA…. and now Zanzibar and Senegal….all thanks to Rotarians Over the past year Bill Leslie has taken the Roll Out the Barrel message to Rotary clubs in the North West. The response was tremendous and everyone offered support in one way or […]