Earthquake Appeal Rotary
In the early hours of Monday 14 November 2016 there were two severe earthquakes in the remote Kaikoura and region of the South Island
There has been substantial damage in the region, See more at: http://rotaryoceania.zone/Stories/november-2016-earthquakes
Rotary New Zealand's involvement (page creator)
Rotary- doing good in the world
New Zealand Rotary's National Charity
1. Disaster Response
ERKs is the only Rotary New Zealand Humanitarian service project responding to disasters in the Pacific. ERKs also supports in-country economies with many of the items being manufactured in the Pacific. 90% + of all donations is spent in New Zealand with a smaller amount in Pacific countries to cover expenses incurred by in country Rotary Clubs. ERKs are recognised by Governments throughout the Pacific who waive import duties and taxes. Consistently ERKs are the first tangible support families receive after a disaster. Throughout the Pacific clubs are ever grateful for the support New Zealanders give in times of disaster and value this as a significant part of their community service.
2. Community Development
• Individual Livelihoods
• Disadvantaged Communities
• Community Support
• Technical Expertise
• Early Childhood
• Primary, Secondary, Tertiary
• Disease Prevention
• Physically/mentally impaired
* Worldwide including New Zealand.
Other page links
Our other pages
Got a question for the page owner?Ask one here
Any concerns?Report this page
This page was created on 17 Nov 2016 and closed on 31 May 2017.