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. […]

EMERGENCY Request for Blankets!

blankets need for Nepal/Bhutan

We have an urgent need for BLANKETS for a number of remote villages in Nepal, victims of the devastating earthquake. As you can imagine, it’s nearly a “life or death” issue. Please contact Robert Rose if you have funding or access to blankets.  

Nepali Earthquake Relief Donor Advised Fund Report

Nepal Earthquake Relief Donor Advised Fund

After landing in Kathmandu airport at about 10:55 PM local time of November 15, 2015, Don Mebus and I approached the airport terminal to find a “Welcome to the Land where Lord Boudha was born.” We were greeted by District Secretary Chintamani, Assistant Governor MK Jha and District RI Convention Promotion Committee Chair PP Rtn. […]

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 […]

Rotary Clean Up Day at LaHood Park in Washington – Thank You!

Thank you to everyone that came out this past Saturday!   Over 40 Rotarians braved the welcomed sunshine, while lifting heavy sod rolls, dirt, mud and debris into wheelbarrows, a dump truck and a tractor bucket.   Whether it was heavy lifting, coordinating volunteers or prepping refreshments, all hands were appreciated.  Sounds like Rotary at work!    Future […]