Geraldfitzpatick Home for the Aged – Christmas in July

On 14th July 2018, Knights Pendragon with the support of sponsors and friends gave the ladies resident in the Geraldfitzpatrick Home for the Aged, a traditional "Christmas in July" lunch. The occasion, complete with gifts, Christmas cake and entertainment, in the form of a large band and singing ensemble, provided for a great afternoon of fun.  
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Garden Benches for Cresset House

With financial sponsorship and organisation by the Rotary Club of Knights Pendragon, supplemented by a matching corporate donation, a number sturdy garden benches have been built and installed in the gardens at Cresset House for the use of the residents. Cresset House in Glen Austin, Midrand, is a community providing a safe, nurturing and stimulating home for adults with intellectual disabilities. To learn more about Cresset House please visit their website  
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Glendower Charity Golf Day Well Supported

  The Rotary Club of Knights Pendragon charity golf day was held on 23th May 2018 in excellent weather at the spectacular Glendower Golf Course, with much fun being had by all that participated. Knights Pendragon expresses its gratitude to all the sponsors and participants who supported this over subscribed event the proceeds from which will assist the club in making progress with the following key projects: Chris Hani Baragwanath Paediatric Burns and Intensive Care Unit Upgrade Pro...
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Knights Plant an Orchard for Legae la Nnete

The Rotary Club of Knights Pendragon have taken on supporting role at Legae la Nnete, located in the Muldersdrift area. The centre currently houses 26 residents who are committed to learning to manage their various addictions and gain income earning skills in order to put their lives on a sustainable path to their returning to mainstream community life as positive, contributing citizens. On 12th May 2018, the club members, friends and family congregated at the Legae la Nnete farm to plan...
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Keeping Burns Patients Warm and Entertained

Many hours of compassionate effort from Rotarian’s wives and friends of the Rotary Club of Knights Pendragon, went into the creation of 12 of brightly coloured knitted and crocheted blankets for the Chris Hani Baragwaneth Paediatric and Intensive Care Burns Unit. In addition, the Edenvale Lionesses sewed 13 polar fleece blankets, which, together with of story books, colouring books, crayons, pens and other of items essential to improving the lives of young burns patients in recovery, has bee...
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Knights Recognised by Retina SA

The Rotary Club of Knights Pendragon was recently recognised by Retina SA with a Retina SA Chairman's Award in recognition of the 25 years of providing marshals for theirannual Ride for Sight fundraising event, as well as the "Best Marshaling" floating trophy for their efforts in the 2018 event. DIS-CHEM RIDE FOR SIGHT 2018 Sponsored by DisChem Pharmacies and hosted by the City of Ekurhuleni, the 30th edition of the Ride for Sight was held on Sunday, 18th February 2018. The tremendous...
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Glendower Golf Club, Charity Golf Day -23rd May 2018

 IN AID OF THE CHRIS HANI BARAGWANATH PEADIATRIC BURNS UNIT UPGRADE PROJECT, BETHANY HOME FOR ABUSED WOMEN AND THEIR CHILDREN AND OTHER CHARITY PROJECTS Participation in this event offers the following benefits: Playing the Glendower Golf Club championship course. A R100 000 prize for the first golfer to score a Hole-in-One on the 6th Hole. An American Scrambles Drive on all par 4’s and par 5’s. Standard Longest Drive and Nearest-the-Pin competitions. Mulligans can be purchased...
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NSRI Hartebeespoort Dam New Boathouse

It was a proud day for members of the Rotary Club of Knights Pendragon to be included in a triple celebration at NSRI Station 25, Hartebeespoort Dam, on Sunday 25th February 2018. The celebrations included the 50 year anniversary of the founding of the NSRI, the opening of the new Boathouse and the re-dedication of the rescue boat, Rotary Endeavour, recently relocated from the Western Cape. Proceedings were well attended by the station crew, the NSRI CEO Cleeve Robertson, members of the T...
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Charity Feature -Legae La Nnete

Lagae la Nnete is a registered public benefit organisation located on a farm in Mulderdrift, NorthWest of Johannesburg. The name means “A Real Home” and the object of the charity is to help anyone who has suffered a setback in life by housing, counselling and creating job opportunities for them. The farm is a place for Men who, through divorce, addiction, loss and financial strife, have suffered a setback in life. Men who find themselves in a state of hopelessness or despair, and can't go on ...
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Rotary December Monthly Theme: Disease Prevention & Treatment

Rotary supports activities and training that reduce the cause and effect of disease including: 1. Improving the capacity of local health care professionals; 2. Promoting disease prevention programs, with the goal of limiting the spread of communicable diseases and reducing the incidences of and complications from non-communicable diseases; 3. Enhancing the health infrastructure of local communities; 4. Educating and mobilizing communities to help prevent the spread of major diseases; 5. Pr...
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