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.  

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 […]

Australian Response to Philippine Typhoon

Friends of Disaster Aid Australia  Please find attached our latest update on our ongoing work in the Philippines      Stage 1. The rebuilding of 500 homes will be complete by the end of December   Stage 2. The rebuilding of an additional 500 homes will commence in January Two Skyhydrant water purification systems are […]

District 6460 Foundation Disaster Relief Fund

Last Sunday portions of the communities of Washington, Pekin and East Peoria were seriously damaged by storms and tornadoes.  Since then, there has been a significant response by numerous organizations to assist those who have incurred injuries or damages.  Each of the Rotary Club Presidents has been in communication with your District Leadership to help […]

Disaster Relief & Shelterbox

Dear fellow Rotarians:   As we all know, on November 8th the worst recorded storm to make landfall flattened entire coastal towns and villages in the Philippines. Thousands of people were killed and hundreds of thousands more are struggling to survive without access to food, water, and shelter. I know we all want to help. […]

Update and Trek to Tacloban, Philippine Disaster area

Our Woodstock-Oxford Relief efforts are going well as we continue to receive reports and horrific stories of what is happening there.  To answer some questions:  Yes, our Rotary Club qualifies for the Canada match on funds we receive and Yes, we plan to do a Matching Global Grant with Rotary Foundation to work on renewal […]

Oklahoma Tornados – 2

Fellow Rotarians & Concerned Citizens – On behalf of Districts 5750 & 5770 we want to welcome donations on behalf of Disaste relief specifically designated for the May 20, 2013 victims and their families! We all have family and loved ones (including myself) that have lost homes, auto’s, personal belongings and friends to this F […]

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 […]

UPDATE ON HURRICANE SANDY DISASTER RELIEF (as of November 30, 2012)

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 […]