Meldrum Rotarians hear more on Nepal

Hilary Gordon with Oldmeldrum Rotary Club President Richard Thomson
Hilary Gordon with Oldmeldrum Rotary Club President Richard Thomson

The Rotary Club of Oldmeldrum welcomed club member Hilary Gordon as its guest speaker this week, who spoke to the club regarding her plans to lead a team to improve educational practices and facilities in rural Nepal.

Volunteers, both Rotary members and non-members, are currently being sought for the team, which will spend two weeks in Nepal from April 5-19 next year.

The team will be supporting the work of the First Steps Himlaya charity, which aims to improve education and socail outcomes for pre-school children in some of the most deprived areas of the region.

Anyone interested in being considered for the team can find out more information by contacting Hilary Gordon on mail@hilary.org.uk or by telephone on 01651 806283.

Applications must be submitted by September 28.