TOGETHER WE WILL REBUILD – UPDATE #7

Attached is our latest news from the Bahamas with details of the activity still being undertaken by our Rotarians. Our members continue to do what is necessary to aid the refugees which have arrived in the capital. Read, also, how you can help the economy get back on its feet. With kind regards Diana White7020 […]

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 […]

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. […]

Relief and recovery efforts in Nepal

Nepal Relief Efforts

By Gary C.K. Huang, 2014-15 Rotary International President Devastation in Kathmandu, Nepal’s capital captured by Rotaractor Ashish Chaulagain. Photo courtesy of ShelterBox Joined by Rotary members worldwide, we express our profound sadness and extend our sympathies to all those impacted by the devastation resulting from the 25 April deadly earthquake in Nepal. Rescue missions and emergency […]

Nepal Earthquake

The first ShelterBox response team has arrived in Nepal to assess humanitarian aid options following a massive earthquake measuring 7.8 in magnitude. The quake occurred between the major cities of Kathmandu and Pokhara, with tremors felt as far away as Delhi in India. More than 3,600 people are reported to have died and an estimated […]

Operation Safe Zone at Harry LaHood Park May 17, 2014

Recently you received an email communication from AG Jeff Randolph who represents the Peoria Area Rotary Clubs for District 6460. You may also be aware that we have established a Rotary Disaster committee to address the storms that ravaged Central Illinois last Fall. The group is led by DGN Steve Hopper, and they are doing […]

Rotary & ShelterBox Organize Aid For Typhoon Victims

On 9 November, Typhoon Haiyan struck the Philippines killing thousands of people and leaving millions struggling in its aftermath. Rotary extends its sympathy to those affected by the storm and stands ready to come to the aid of the more than 21,000 Philippine Rotarians and the communities they serve. We have reached out to district […]