Immerse yourself in international service by attending the Uniendo America Project Fair

By Wendy Ayestas, District 4250; Chair of the Uniendo America Project Fair 2016 Projects fairs are the basis of new relationships for Rotary clubs engaged in helping their communities develop and cover basic needs that have not yet been met. Imagine communities with schools lacking learning materials, hungry and shoeless students walking miles to attend … More Immerse yourself in international service by attending the Uniendo America Project Fair

Energize communities through project fairs

By Ellina Kushnir, RI Programs staff Earlier this year, I had the opportunity to attend the Uniendo America Project Fair, an annual event hosted by Districts 4240 and 4250. The three day fair celebrates Rotary’s commitment to humanitarian service with the host districts’ clubs showcasing their projects to international counterparts. Project fairs are unique opportunities for international … More Energize communities through project fairs

Connecting for clean water at the Ecuador Project Fair

By Doug Armey, Past President of the Rotary Club of Fresno, CA, USA, and Ecuador Project Fair exhibitor In the time it takes you to read this article, five children will have died from water related illness. Over two billion people lack access to clean water. Impure water is responsible for approximately 80 percent of … More Connecting for clean water at the Ecuador Project Fair