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In grand style at the Sugar Mill Hotel on Saturday 19th June the Rotary Club of Tortola Installed Ian. S. Smith as President for the Rotary Year July 2021 – June 30th, 2022.
The event was one of celebration of the accomplishments of the previous Rotary Year under the leadership of Immediate Past President Dion A. Stoutt and outgoing Board as well as laying out the plans for the upcoming year.
 
“The incoming board and I are honoured to receive the mantle of leadership of
the Rotary Club of Tortola for the 2021-2022 Rotary year from President Dion and his Board and we congratulate them for an outstanding year that culminated in numerous awards at the recently concluded District Conference.” Ian S. Smith.
The Rotary Club of Tortola extended its wins in the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC) College Classic 2-mile Series to 15 following victory in a special edition race for service clubs sponsored by Mourant on Saturday, October 31, 2020.
 
The Club took an educational hike and explored one of the amazing trails on the Island of Tortola.  During the tour, the Group was educated on VI history.
The Rotary Club of Tortola joined with the Rotaract Club of Tortola and provided laptops to Joyce Samuel Primary School.
Rotary Club of Tortola was joined by Rotaractors and friends celebrating IPP Mike and President Dion.  The Potluck style celebration had lots of food and drinks, games and nothing but fun and fellowship!!
 
 
True Home Hospitality!
 
 
 
 
Rotarians visited the sick and shut-in Rotarians spreading joy and love during the Holiday Season.
 
 
The Government of the Virgin Islands locked down the BVI for 14 days to avoid the spread of COVID-19.  Due to the lockdown, persons were unable to access food and other needed supplies.  The Rotary Club of Tortola stepped in and assisted with the distribution of food and water to our elderlies and vulnerable persons within the BVI.
The Club presented the first batch of IT Equipment to the Ivan Dawson Primary School Principal.  In response to the Global COVID-19 pandemic, laptops were presented to assist staff and pupils in the Online Learning Program introduced by the Government's Department of Education for students while the Territory's schools remain closed.
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Members of the Rotary Club of Tortola, Rotaractors and Friends continue the refurbishment of the Queen Elizabeth II Park.  The attendees enjoyed Saturday afternoons fun entitled "Paint and Sip".
 
 
Nurse Iris O'Neal Medical Centre opening and dedication took place on Thursday, 20th February, 2020.  Rotary Club of Tortola is a Sapphire Sponsor.  
 

ROTARY CLUB OF TORTOLA DONATES 50K TO IRIS O’NEAL MEDICAL CENTRE 

Wednesday February 12 – The BVI Health Services are the recipients of a cheque for $50,000 dollars from the Rotary Club of Tortola to assist with the purchase of laboratory equipment to outfit the New Nurse Iris O’Neal Medical Centre.

 

The Commissioner of Police, Michael Matthews provided Rotarians, Rotaractors and Guests with an overview of the police achievements during the Year 2019 and a look ahead to the potential challenges of 2020.
 
His address during Vocational Service Month was very interesting.
 
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Club members voted on changes to the Club's by-laws on Thursday, Sept. 28. Nominations for the 2007-8 Rotary Year were put off until October 5.

Photo: Rotary International President Barry Rassin and RCOT President Lynette Harrigan

Fellow Rotarians

As we embrace the new Rotary year, I want us to face forward and realize the talents in each of us.  I ask that you try something new, take on a new responsibility, and get to know your fellow Rotarians just a little bit better.  Rotary takes ordinary men and women like us and gives us extraordinary opportunities.”  We all know this to be true.
Rotary International Receives Outstanding Achievement Award as an Organization That Promotes and Supports Voluntary Blood Donations
Dong Kurn Lee of Seoul, South Korea, is the selection of the Nominating Committee for President of Rotary International from 2008-9.
 
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