The District Grant funds will be used to purchase drugs, medical/clinical supplies,reading glasses, corrective eyeglasses. these supplies will be taken to the Philippines by the Rotarian Medical Mission Team on February 10,2020.
The Rotary Club of San Diego-Paradise Valley medical mission team is to provide medical care to the under served areas in the Philippines. The club is aided by Philippine Rotary Clubs, volunteer doctors, dentists, surgeon and nurses from the Philippines and the United States.
The Medical Mission serves children and adults with free medical consultations, dental screening and treatment, minor surgeries,corrective eyeglasses, reading eyeglasses,feeding program, free vitamins and medications for those who can not afford prescription drugs. The project will also focus on educating the families/public about methods of disease prevention, health and complications, proper nutrition, dental care and proper hygiene.
Goal: Distribution of drugs/medications, vitamins for adults, children and child, clinical supplies for surgeries, dental care and treatment, feeding program, corrective eyeglasses,
to these sites identified in great need. Bauang La Union, Bacolor Pampanga, Malolos Bulacan and Pasig. The local Rotary clubs with the cooperation of the local Health clinic and municipal officials will follow the need and the condition of the people served.