INTERNATIONAL SERVICE

International Service Committee Members

Through the International Service Committee is charged with the the Punta Gorda Rotary Club's support of international projects. The club has recently funded the Shelter Box, needs for a Honduras orphanage, global grants, and a Ukraine Refugee Relief Project. GG 2095259, Water4Life Mozambique, was funded for 2020-2021; and GG2099950, Improving Maternal & Child Health in Thomassique, Haiti, which is ongoing from 2022-2023. 

James C. Williams
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Rosa Benghtt
Member
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Arnie Eastburn
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Karla Jo Gerner
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George Douglas Miller
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We recently completed Global Grant #2095259, Water4Life Mozambique (2020-2021), with the Beira Rotary Club, and we are working on Club Partnership for Water4Life Mozambique II (2021-2222).  We also are the international club on GG #2099950, Improving Maternal & Child Health in Thomassique, Haiti (2021-2022), with the Hinche Centre Rotary Club, and we are partnered with the Palmetto Rotary Club and Medical Missionaries located in Virginia.

Additionally, give ongoing support to our member Rotarian Rosa Benghtt’s work with an orphanage in Honduras, and we sent over 100 wheelchairs to Central American in 2018.  

Meeting Location

Thursdays at 12:00 PM
ISLES YACHT CLUB, 1780 W Marion Ave, Punta Gorda, FL 33950
1780 W Marion Ave
Punta Gorda, FL
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Upcoming Meetings

Punta Gorda Weekly Club Meeting
Speaker: Roger Williams, Florida Weekly
February 2nd 2023 12:00 pm
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Punta Gorda Weekly Club Meeting
Speaker: Derek Knuffke - Military Heritage Museum
February 9th 2023 12:00 pm
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Punta Gorda Weekly Club Meeting
Speaker: Dr.Scott Brown - "Your Good News Alzheimer's Prevention Kit"
February 16th 2023 12:00 pm
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Punta Gorda Club Social (no meeting at noon)
February 23rd 2023 5:00 pm
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TASTE OF PUNTA GORDA
Topic: Community food festival!
March 5th 2023 11:00 am
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