We meet Thursdays at 5:30 PM
Conference Room at The Pineapple Grill
Pineapple VillasFrench Harbour, RoatanHonduras
Jennifer Scheffler, RN was the guest speaker, offering an efficient Promotora (Community Health Worker) project. Similar to the plan that was proposed to the Rotary Club just a couple months ago.
Promotoras, or Community Health Workers to improve education and basic health services in the communities of Roatan. Roatan is in need of assistance of Public Health, Jennifer believes that a funded community health program can greatly improve the lives of the communities on the island.
The proposal requests $1500 dollars for startup costs for the project.
Jose Moreno,District 4250 Governor, was our Special Guest on his Official Visit to the Club.Jose and his group spent an excellent day visitingsome of our projects around the Island.
The Rotary Club of Roatan proudly hosts visiting from Rotarians David Shea (Ventura, CA), and Carl Gross (Ojai, CA).
Both the clubs visit Roatan and also support the Galinda Faye Clinic in Coxen Hole, and focusing on womens care, diabetes and hypertension on the island.
They briefly described some of the the fundraising and social projects that they are doing in their communities.
The various committees of Rotary Club are the backbone of our organization.These committees need your help-a small investment of your time will reap huge rewards for our Club and our community. Your input and opinions matter!
Review the descriptions of each committee and ask yourself "where can I make a positive difference". Be a force for change - join a Committee and help shape the future of our Club!