The Rotary Club of Umuahia | A partnership that works

The Rotary Club of Umuahia | A partnership that works

EnvironFocus partnership with Rotary Club of Umuahia, District 9142 in Nigeria is a partnership that works. Rotary’s motto is service above self. They go the extra mile to ensure that communities thrive. They match donations given by partners, thereby extending the reach and increasing the impact of the initial contribution. Speaking of a partnership that works, recently, EnvironFocus partnered on a safe drinking water project with the Rotary Club of Umuahia that will provide two maternity clinics with one microbial water filter each. Lifting Africa Clothing donated the two microbial water filters through their foundation.

On July 27, 2021, the first maternity clinic, World Bank Housing Estate Primary Healthcare Center, Umuahia, Abia State, received their microbial water filter. Along with the handover of the microbial water filter to the clinic, the clinic received medical equipment and consumables worth thousands of Naira from the Rotary Club. The second maternity clinic will receive its microbial water filter in August 2021.

Rotary Club of Umuahia handing over the LifeStraw Water Filter to the World Bank Housing Estate Primary Healthcare Center

Rotary Club of Umuahia is a non-profit service organization where people come together to make the world a better place. They are a diverse group of professionals and entrepreneurs. They include doctors, Tailors, Cooks, Lawyers, Clergy, Law Enforcement Personnel, Engineers, Accountants, and Bankers. They also include Financial Advisors, Analysts, Architects, Business Persons/ Administrators, Philanthropists, Industrialists, Community Leaders, and more. As members, they believe that everyone is equal and hope to live a life in service to others.

Good partnerships ensures projects are completed efficiently and effectively and all parties win. EnvironFocus is big on sustainable partnership development. EnvironFocus is grateful for this partnership and the opportunity to work with the Rotary Club of Umuahia to bring Safe Drinking Water to Nigeria. Through the Safe Drinking Water Project, EnvironFocus hopes to impact many more communities. EnvironFocus will continue to provide a platform for individuals and organizations to assist poor Nigerian schools, villages, orphanages, internally displaced people (IDP) camps, health centers, etc. with access to safe and drinking water and sanitation and hygiene workshops.

The Rotary Club of Umuahia | A partnership that works

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