Disaster Relief Puerto Rico – Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rico - Hurricane Maria

Here is a report about District 7000 Disaster Relief Efforts during the past weeks. As you know, communication unstable connections does not allow to be connected in a regular basis. This is a summary about initial work of Clubs to provide humanitarian aid around the Island. Now, we are moving to a second phase in […]

Information on The Gulf Coast Disaster Relief Fund (Donor Advised Fund)

Click here for information on the ways you may contribute to a Donor Advised Fund-  The Gulf Coast Disaster Relief Fund. The Gulf Coast Disaster Relief Fund (DAF) account within The Rotary Foundation has been established to streamline the flow of contributions from Rotarians looking to assist hurricane victims. Combined Relief DAF and Ways to […]

Hurricane Harvey Relief – Request for Financial Support

As you know Hurricane Harvey made land fall in Texas and has left significant devastation. The amount of flooding has surpassed any recorded accounts. In the coming days, southern Louisiana will see even more flooding due to ongoing rains. The search and rescue for this disaster is underway and the relief efforts will begin soon. […]

Rotary Relief Efforts in the Philippines

For more than three hours, Typhoon Haiyan violently shook the roof, walls, and windows of Edgar Chiongbian’s house. The heavy winds and flying debris threatened to collapse his home to its foundation at any moment. After the winds subsided and the rain stopped, he emerged from where he and his family had taken cover and […]

More Updates on Philippine Disaster Relief

Here are some updates on efforts to help with the Philippine disaster. Please feel free to forward to anyone you think might be interested in helping. DisasterAidUSA and DisasterAidAustralia have DART teams in the Philippines. The USA group helped with the previous typhoon and were in place helping with the earthquake recovery when this typhoon […]

Phillipine Disaster Relief

Many of you have been sending your kind thoughts and support for our Philippine Disaster Relief efforts. As of today you have generously donated almost $20,000. which will be matched by Canada government. Thanks for opening your hearts to share.  I just wanted to update you on things there, which seem to be getting worse each […]

BioMedical Training in Haiti

The Biomedical Program is a joint venture between : Rotary  District 7020 ( DAF ) / HHRI and Pignon Hospital . . The program is to train Technicians from Hospitals all over Haiti to learn how to repair medical equipments as not too many  hospital in Haiti can find repairmen to take care of medical materials. Look […]

DAF Expenditures

Happy New Year to you all. I have been remiss in my duties over the last six months.  I have been consumed in opening and running a new facility in Nassau and developing the Medical Tourism business.  However, I am determined to catch up so I have attached the first step of that catch up […]


District 7230 (Manhattan, Bronx, Staten Island, Westchester) DG Greg Arcaro reports that is work being done in lower Manhattan, principally by the Wall Street Club. The Five Street Council is reaching out as the Disaster Relief Committee.  They met last Tuesday and will meet tomorrow, too.  They will coordinate all the projects in Staten Island and […]