Thousand Smiles/Orphanage





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Project Description

Country: USA

Location: El Centro

Total Budget: $1,000

Areas of Focus: Disease prevention and treatment, Maternal and child health, Community economic development

Activity Type: Community Development: Volunteer Services

Summary: Feed volunteers at the Thousand Smiles Dental Clinic / deliver diapers,clothes,food,water to orphanage in Ensenada, Mexico

Feed volunteers at the Thousand Smiles Clinic. Clinic is to provide free dental services to low income community in Ensenada, Mexico. Several other Rotary Clubs from Southern California attend and volunteer the 3 day clinic that takes place on a quarterly basis. Once doors are open, patients come nonstop. Volunteers usually go without eating due to the number of patients they see. A lunch for the Saturday or the weekend is offered to all the volunteers.

During the same weekend, a deliverY is made to the Orphanage locate in the same community of Ensenada, Mexico. Shoes, diapers,clothes,food,water and other items are delivered to orphanage in Ensenada, Mexico.

Project Contact Person

District: 5340

Rotary Club of: El Centro

Primary Contact: Karina B Alvarez

Email: k_alvarez@yahoo.com

Project Status

This project is "Signed". This means that the signatures from the club leadership have been collected. This project is now being reviewed by the district leadership for approval. Once a decision is made, the status of the project will be changed to "Approved".

Project listed for the 2021-22 Rotary Year.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project





El Centro (5340)









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

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History Log Entries


System Entry

System Entry: Creation of project page.


by Karina B Alvarez

System Entry: Project sent for club signatures.


by Karina B Alvarez

System Entry: Project signed by Karina B Alvarez.


System Entry

System Entry: Project signed by James Garcia.

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