P-2604

Neptune Warrior SCUBA Gear

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Project Description

Country: USA

Location: Boise Idaho

Total Budget: $5,000

Area of Focus: Peace and conflict prevention/resolution

Activity Type: Peace: General

Summary: In order to provide better service to our veteran community Neptune Warrior is seeking to purchase 5 sets of women's specific scuba gear which will ensure our ability to get more women into the water to help them with PTSD.


As Neptune Warrior has worked with our veteran community they've found that due to different body types and sizes that general scuba gear does not fit women well. This project is to purchase 5 sets of women's specific scuba hear including BCDs (Buoyancy Compensation Device)at $335 each and shorter 63cf air tanks aat $169.95. They additionally need some wet-suits for the women and they'll be specifying them as an order through Amazon. As the pool tends to degrade wet-suits quickly due to the chlorine in the water, they'll be buying much cheaper wet-suits which last just about as well as the expensive ones that can be ordered through the dive shop. The timeline is as soon as we can reasonably get this done. They currently have women in the program and this will allow for them to be better equipped for learning to scuba in the water. At the moment club members will be mainly involved in funding the project and the gear will be purchased through Boise Scuba Center which already donates a significant amount of tank refills to Neptune Warrior.

Project Contact Person

District: 5400

Rotary Club of: Boise Centennial

Primary Contact: Chase Erkins

Email: chasee@leeidaho.com

Project Status

Need $4,000
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Project listed for the 2019-20 Rotary Year.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project

Date

Cash

DDF

Total

Boise Centennial (5400)

20-Mar-19

$500

$500

$1,000

Remaining Amount to Raise

Additional Contribution (Needed) - Click here to add a contribution.

$4,000

Total

$500

$500

$5,000

DDF contributions in grey are pending approval of the corresponding district committee.

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History Log Entries

20-Mar-19

System Entry

System Entry: Creation of project page.

21-Mar-19

by Marianne Barker

Chase - for a $5,000 project, enter $2,500 coming from the club & $2,500 of DDF. "Club" money may be a combination of individual donations and contributions from other organizations (except a beneficiary)as well as the club. For now enter it all as club money.

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