Projects

ROTARY CLUB OF LIMASSOL AMATHUSIA
PAST PROJECTS LIST
• Campaigns for the prevention of forest fires
• Creation of park/garden in memory of P.P. Nicos Mavroudis
• Creation of camping place for young people
• Regular support to the Ayios Stephanos Centre for children with special needs
• Annual participation in the fund raising Theotokos Charity Fair in aid of children with special needs
• Creation of a strong Scholarship Fund (over Euros 100.000) for the annual support and scholarships to high performing students in need.
• Forestation of area near the Sewage plant of Limassol (3000 trees)
• Medical equipment for kidney department of Limassol Hospital
• Unit for daily care of cancer patients
• Advisory Station for drug prevention
• Honouring old citizens (annual)
• Honouring high achieving students (annual)
• Construction of Sundial Clock donated to Limassol
• Participation with other nine Rotary Clubs of Cyprus in the establishment in the Centre of umbilical cord blood grafts at Karaiskakion Foundation
• Provision of house equipment for the shelter for victims of sexual harassment
• Publication of two “Monographs” for paintings of the famous Russian Artist Boris Saborov. Estimated cost Euros 220.000 (Funds raised from an art lover donor).
• Improving facilities and acquiring medical equipment for three clinics run by the Orthodox Church of Kenya valued at US$30,000.
• Provision of equipment for two schools run by the Orthodox church of Kenya valued at US$25,000.
• Donation of 60 Pcs (computers) to elementary schools in the rural areas of Limassol District.
• Donation to the Limassol Hospital of special blankets to be used by patients immediately after serious surgery.
• Donation of shoes (500 up to now) to primary school children (Greek Cypriots, Turkish Cypriot and others) in need (annual).
• Enaerios project (old cable car system carrying mining ore from Amiantos to Limassol.
• Refurbishment of the deaf children school.
• Donation of medical equipment worth Euros 8,900 to the Limassol Hospital (Project of the Year 2007/2008).
• Donation of two computers and two volumes of children’s encyclopaedias to the Limassol “School for the Deaf”.
• Donation of 55 volumes of encyclopaedias to 55 schools in the Limassol District.
• Donation of Euros 200 to a Primary Girl’s School at Bangalore in India for the construction of sanitary facilities.
• “Adoption” of two children (one in Africa and one in Brazil) at a cost of Euros 528 through the Action Aid Organisation.
• Scholarships to four Limassol Students “in need” studying to universities or colleges.
• Donation of US$500 – through the District Governor – to the fire stricken community of Peloponnese in Greece.
• Purchase and installation of special temporised taps for saving water at the Lanition School of Limassol.
• Sponsoring water saving campaign on Cyprus television in 2008.
• Donation of Euros 3,500 to the Archbishop of Kenya for the building of a school. Funds came from a special fund established in the memory of late p.p. Nassos Covotsos, the first president of our Club.
• Improving facilities and acquiring equipment for a hospital in Kampala Uganda through a Matching Grant in co-operation with Rotary Club of RUGARA (Club No. 0024275, District 9200).
• Donation in 2011 of a car to the Anti-Thalassemia Foundation.
• Publication of a book on Rotarian cartoons created by a member of our Club.
• Donations to the Charity Food Shop runned by the Limassol Municipality.

October 2013