Ted Rossi of the East Hampton Rotary Club made a personal donation of 28,000 medical protective KN95 masks to Rotary District 7980. These masks were distributed to the clubs within the district to distribute to First Responders and Nursing Home Facilities.
The Rotary Club of Waterbury will be distributing the masks in the towns of Waterbury, Prospect and Wolcott.
So far our club has been able to deliver masks to:
- Wolcott Police Department, Wolcott Volunteer Ambulance and Wolcott Volunteer Fire Department
- Prospect Police and Volunteer Fire Departments
- Wolcott View Manor Health & Rehabilitation Center, Wolcott
- Cheshire House Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Waterbury
- Autumn House Healthcare at Bucks Hill, Waterbury
- RegalCare at Waterbury
- Abbott Terrace Health Center, Waterbury
- Waterbury Police Department
- Salvation Army
Additional donation events are being planned as masks become available.
Rotary is a worldwide organization of more than 1.2 million business, professional, and community leaders. There are over 35,000 Rotary clubs in more than 200 countries and geographical areas. Clubs are nonpolitical, nonreligious, and open to all cultures, races, and creeds.
As signified by the motto Service Above Self, Rotary's main objective is service - in the community, in the workplace, and throughout the world.
Join friends, neighbors and other business professionals volunteering in our community and communities around the world to promote change with projects that support education and job training, provide clean water and sanitation, fight disease and hunger, promote peace, and eradicate polio.
Membership in the Rotary Club of Waterbury, CT is open to professionals who work or live in Waterbury, Wolcott and Prospect.
If you are interested in becoming involved in Rotary, please send your name, address and phone number to:
Rotary Club of Waterbury
P.O. Box 9081
Waterbury, CT 06724
Club Presidents 1917-1920
RI President 2020-2021
District Governor 2020-2021