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on Aug 10, 2015
On October 4th, 2015, Area 3 will be holding a dinner with live entertainment, raffles and more in Fremont. Money raised at this event will go towards helping restore/rebuild the DSET school in India which was destroyed in the Nepal earthquake. Any money raised above what is needed will then be applied towards Rich Godfrey's 'Maternal/Child Hospital Project' in Kenya. Dinner tickets cost $50. Contact Audrey Kearns to buy your ticket(s) at AudreyP.Kearns@gmail.com Thank you! What you do matters!!!
Posted by Audrey Kearns
Shortly, 280 wheelchairs will be delivered to Mexico and beyond by District 5170. For every $100 donated by a member of our club or a friend of our club, District 5170 will give $50. For each $150, one wheelchair is delivered! If you would like suppor this wonderful project, please turn funds into our club with checks written to 'Niles Rotary'. For any additional information, please contact Audrey Kearns by e-mail at AudreyP.Kearns@gmail.com Thank you!
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