INDIA – We all have seen the devastatinging news of COVID-19 Pandemic claiming many, many victims. District 7770 Rotary Ready COVID-19 response is moving forward. A contribution of cash for $10,000.00 from District 7770 Relief Funds will be wired directly to reliable Rotarians in Mumbai to be distributed to local hospitals. We will also be participating in a Global Grant being submitted by four RI Zones which is led by Zone 33 RRFC Nancy Barbee. District 7770 will be donating $10,000 District Designated Funds to this grant which will be matched 100% by The Rotary International Foundation for future development of Oxygen Supply by the end of June, 2021. That amounts to $30,000 response at this time by our District. We may be hearing about other opportunities as they arise; I’ll keep you informed.
Rotary International District 7770 will be collecting the cash funds (non-DDF) for Zones 33 and 34 and then send a wire transfer for the portable ventilators in India.
For Clubs or Individuals wanting to send funds to “India – portable ventilators, they can mail a check to the address below:
Rotary International District 7770
DGE Paul Walter
1000 William Hilton Parkway, F-4
Hilton Head Island, S.C. 29928
The checks should be made payable to Rotary International District 7770. Please note in the memo line of the check that the funds are for “India – portable ventilators.
Should a Clubs or Individuals want to wire funds as opposed to sending a check, please contact me at 843-301-8878 or firstname.lastname@example.org for wiring instructions.