Rumuogba Community To Benefit From Free Eye Test, Eye Glasses Donations As Rotary Rumuogba-Golden Unveils N8.1Milion Budget
The Rotary Club of Port Harcourt Rumuogba-Golden has announced a total budget of over eight point one million naira for projects to be executed in it’s host community in the new Rotary year 2022-2023.
The new President of the Rotary Club of Port Harcourt Rumuogba-Golden, Ngozi Okwum made this known during a her hand-over installation in Port Harcourt.
Okwum said the project will cover the seven areas of focus of Rotary international which includes Water , Sanitation& Hygiene, Disease Prevention and Treatment, Basic Education and Literacy, Peace Building and Conflict Prevention. Others include, Community Economic Development, Maternal and Child Health and the Environment
“The theme for the Rotary year 2022/2023 from our Rotary International President Jennifer Jones is ‘IMAGINE ROTARY’ while from our District Governor Mightyman Aye Dikuro charged us to make this year A YEAR OF REJUVENATION”.
“Our Club, the Golden Club and the leadership are already dreaming big and we will therefore put to action all these imaginations through the opportunities Rotary offers to make a difference in our communities and the world at large”, she asserted.
On her part, the Immediate Past President of the club, Tonia Osugba in her remarks promised to support the new President to accomplish the club’s goal. “We shall make this year a year of rejuvenation by delivering effective, efficient and result oriented service projects for community development and human upliftment being guided by the Rotary’s Seven(7) Areas of Focus”.
On his own part Assistant Governor zone thirty, Jerus Uvieghara who represented the Rotary International district 9141 Governor, Mightyman Dikoru, said the key project of the Rotary Club of Port Harcourt Rumuogba-Golden, which is the donation of several incubators to health centers, under the maternal and child areas of focus. He said indigenes of Rumuogba community will benefit from the club’s free eye test and free eye glasses donations.
“I also urge you to partner or support any of our projects. We are confident that with the works Rotary is involved in, you are already encouraged to be part of Rotary for the good of the society as we Imagine Rotary in the Year of Rejuvenation”, he implored.