Rotary International celebrates foundation day
By Rhisan Mae E. Morales
Davao City (24 February) -- From February 21 to 27, Rotary International is celebrating its Rotary week and foundation day. The organization bearing this year's theme; "The Future of the Rotary is in your Hands" with planned several activities this week.
The celebration started with a blood letting program last Sunday February 21, 2010 in Masonic center in Mapa St. "Donating blood will help people lived" said Arnold Navales a member of Rotary International. It was participated by the Philippines Red Cross and Rotarians.
Apart from the blood letting program, the Rotary International also organized a regional distribution of books and Fil-English dictionaries. There were a total of 1000 dictionaries were donated by the organization to all high school student in the Davao region. The charitable programs organized by the Rotary International are part of the organization's motto: service above self. (PIA XI) [top]