John Smart, Thatcham & District Rotary, 3rd March 2022
It is very clear that Rotary has mobilised in an unprecedented speedy way to bring at least some relief to the suffering by way of gifts in kind, donations, taking in refugees, providing supplies, etc.
The Working Group from RotaryGB&I is part of Rotary’s responses from the Western European countries plus other countries including US and Israel who are working together.
Conversations are ongoing between RGBI and the BMA who are keen to work with us to provide medical assistance.
Shelterbox, which most Clubs in this District already generously support, have been quick off the mark and have people on the ground in Poland.
RC Windsor & Eton have personal connections with Romania and are putting together an initiative.
more Martin Andrew is recognised for his organisation of the team of volunteers at the local covid vaccination centre
more Professor Dame Sarah Gilbert, who helped develop the Oxford Astra-Zeneca vaccine, has been recognised with one of Rotary’s highest awards.
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