The District Grant Funds will be used to purchase clinical supplies, drugs, reading glasses and corrective eyeglasses. These supplies will be taken to the Philippines by Rotarian Medical Mission Team on February 2024.
The Rotary Club of San Diego-Paradise Valley medical mission team will provide free medical care to the under served areas in the Philippines. The club is aided by Philippine Rotary Clubs, volunteer doctors, dentists, surgeons and nurses from the Philippines and the united States.
The medical Mission serves children and adults with free medical consultations, dental treatments, minor surgeries, reading eyeglasses and corrective eyeglasses, feeding program, free vitamins and much needed medication for those who can not afford prescription drugs. The project will focus on educating the families/public about methods on disease prevention, health complications, proper nutrition, dental care and hygiene.
Goals: Distribution of drugs/medicines, clinical supplies for surgeries, dental care and treatment, feeding program, corrective eyeglasses and reading glasses to those in great need. The local Rotary clubs with the cooperation of the local health clinics and municipal officials will follow the need and condition of the people served.