RF-Concert-20-04-2017

RF Concert

A Centennial Celebration Concert was organized by the Rotary Club of  Estoi Palace International to celebrate 100 years of the Rotary Foundation.  “We should not live for ourselves alone, but for the joy in doing good for others” This is the motto of the Rotary Foundation.  Formed 100 years ago with a donation of 26 […]

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ReFood 2017

Estoi Palace International Rotary Club  and Re-Food Faro volunteered together as part of a special International Service event on March 28th, 2017.   During the  International Week of Service,  held from March 25th to 31st, service clubs around the world were encouraged to partner together to make a bigger impact. This service event allowed men and […]

Wine-Tasting02-25-11-2016

Wine Tasting Evening

The mission of the Rotary Club Estoi Palace International (RCEPI) is to provide service to others particularly in the local community, to promote high ethical standards, and to advance world understanding, goodwill and peace. To ‘Tell our story’, promote Rotary and increase our Membership, RCEPI held a wine tasting event at  the About Wine Garrafeira […]

End-Polio-Now-20-11-2016

End Polio Now
Bike Ride 2016

The Rotary Club of Estoi Palace International (RCEPI) organised a fundraising bike ride with Activity Algarve Bike Rides on Sunday 20th November.  Despite the inclement weather the enthusiastic group of riders cycled all the way up to the top of the Cerro Sao Miguel on a challenging 35 km round trip starting from Estoi Pousada […]

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Pai Natal
Casa do Povo

Estoi Palace International Rotary Club (RCEPI) were delighted to welcome Pai Natal and his helper Mrs Klaus to the monthly food distribution at Estoi Casa do Povo to those familes registered with the Faro Food Bank.   Since 2009 RCEPI has supplied around 450 litres of long life milk per month to supplement the food packs […]

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White Night 2016

Another very successful, White Night, Branco Ao Jantar, was organised by the Rotary Clubs of Estoi Palace International and Olhão together with the Alliance Française Algarve. 180 people attended the event held at the Faro Catering College. Everybody attending dresses in white and brings their own food and dresses their own table. Guests were entertained […]

Bob-Dylan-Tribute-2016

Bob Dylan Tribute

On Friday night at the Cineteatro in São Bras  Rotary Club Estoi Palace International were delighted to host a Bob Dylan Tribute Concert to raise funds for the Centro Comunitario de Estoi to assist with food distribution to those in need and to assist other Rotarian charities. The first act was supported by 3 young […]

ReFood 2016

Is it possible that we throw away 1/3 of all the food we produce?  When a ReFood Volunteer came to Rotary Club Estoi Palace International and explained that it is possible everyone there was very surprised.  What is Refood?  In 2010 an American ex pat living in Lisbon, Hunter Halder, realised that he could help […]

Irina

Rotary Club Estoi Palace International (RCEPI)  is once again supporting The Riding for the Disabled Algarve (A.E.D.A.) by sponsoring a young rider with Special Needs in training for the Special Olympics in Portugal. Irina Rodrigues is 14 and was born with cerebral palsy and hemiplegia, affecting the right hand side of her body. For her regular […]

São Lourenço Choir

The São Louenço Choir was formed  in January 2013.  Numbers vary but currently the choir has around  40 members from different nationalities with a mix of sopranos, altos and baritones under the musical direction of Joyce Whitelaw. Their diverse repertoire ranges from jazz/swing through to classical.  The choir is based in the São Lourenço Cultural […]