WEEK OF FEBRUARY 8:
- Rassin's 2018 presidential theme2018-19 RI President Barry Rassin wants Rotary members to Be the
- Rotary praises unsung heroes on World Polio DayRotary and the Gates Foundation host fifth annual World Polio Day to highlight progress in the fight to eradicate the
- The power of a garden
- Rotary helps disaster victimsRotary helps disaster victimsThe Rotary Foundation and Rotary clubs are helping communities battered by severe weather and
When someone mentions the Fiji Islands? Do you think of pristine beaches, palm trees swaying gently in the ocean breezes? A trip of a lifetime? But did you know that villages on Fiji and on most South Pacific Islands have no electricity or even running water? Villagers depend on kerosene lamps for light. These lamps expose them to deadly fumes, the risk of fires and provide insufficient light to study or work by. Through a Rotary Grant solar lamps will be purchased for families in the remote village of Togo. The solar lamps are safer and provide a light that is 15 times brighter than kerosene.