The Inner Wheel Club of Amble and Warkworth held its hand-over meeting at The Sun Hotel, Warkworth.
Past President Jane Smith handed over the chain of office to Judith Frisch.
Colin Watson explained the work he supports in Uganda.
It was heartbreaking to hear about people who die because of a lack of clean water.
Simple water filters are changing lives, along with woollen blankets the club sends.
Enid Howlison has completed more than 100 such blankets.