Wheelchairs in Mozambique
A joint project involving 4 Rotary Clubs. Canvey Island and Jersey in the UK and Chimio and Beira in Mozambique.
Rotary working together with the Wheelchair Foundation UK have provided over 100 wheelchairs to the needy in Beira Mozambique. This is a brilliant example of Rotary Clubs in the developed world working with those in the third world to better the lives of many people.
The carousel of photos shows many examples of "before and after", with the Wheelchair Foundation's strap line of
"Yesterday I was a maggot crawling on the ground.
Today I am a butterfly"
being truly appropriate.
In addition, you will see a man and his son who currently make wheelchairs locally. They are being trained to assemble Wheelchair Foundation wheelchairs so that they can continue the work in the future.
Lastly there are a few background photos some of which show the local communal water supply and various signs depicting other Rotary projects in the area.
Project Fanaka Madagascar
Provision of 50 school desks for Manambaro Lycee, Anosy Region SE Madagascardetails
Fund Raising for Nepal
Working with Red Cross and Jersey Overseas Aid Commission to help those in the Nepal disaster area.details
Dhiki School, Sindh province, Pakistan
After helping nearby Khipro we help to build a new school for the children of Dhiki all under the watchful eye of Sister Roberta Kilbride.details
Guildford Eye Project in Kolkata India
A great example of UK Rotary Clubs working together with Rotarians in India to provide cataract operations and now specialist retinal procedures.details
Da Noon Township pre school education near Capetown
A pre school facility which is housed in metal shipping containers and looks after 130 two to six year olds.details
Dentaid Project July 2014 Timor Leste.
Providing 12 mobile dental surgeries and training in their use. A joint project with the Rotary Clubs of Dili Timor Leste and Romsey Test.details
Our Club International Project February 2015
The Rotary Clubs of Jersey and de la Manche working together to build a Sand Dam in Kenya.details
Food and Education Mary's Meals in Liberia
By feeding children a daily meal of porridge when they attend school, Mary's Meals helps hungry children and gives them a route out of poverty by education.details
Healthcare Cure Hospital Malawi
We have made donations to the Cure Hospital in Malawi for the provision of operations to cure "club foot".details
Education Literacy Boxes
Children have a right to be educated, read on to see how you can help.details
Healthcare Heartline Chandigarh India
Rotary in India's partnership with Fortis Hospitals to provide cardiac surgery for children.details
Healthcare Jaipur Limb Centre, India.
The home of the Jaipur Limb Trust in India an initiative by Mr D R Metha and supported by Rotary around the world.details
Education Outreach and Vocational Training Pakistan
Khipro, Sindh Province, Pakistan education and empowerment of women in the community.details
Food and Water The Gambia
Solar Powered Water project at the Jersey Technical Senior Secondary School.details