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August 17, 2019

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Vacationing with a purpose in Rocky Point

The Today show claims vacations with a purpose will be trending in 2016. For many across Puerto Peñasco, it’s easy to see we’re ahead of the trend. During the recent holiday break, under the motto of “Be Good, Do Good,” more than 50 volunteers from the Charity Anywhere Foundation traveled from Utah to the shores […]

Service above Self on the Sea of Cortez

By Azucena Mazón & Shandra Keesecker-Rivero Thanks to the just over 55 projects of Rotary International Utah District 5420 carried out in Puerto Peñasco last week, sectors from education to health and housing received enormous benefits during the District’s 2014-15 Conference. In a truly monumental step for the area, Puerto Peñasco hosted Utah 5420’s District […]

“Dar de sí antes de pensar en sí” en Puerto Peñasco

Beneficios en el sector educativo de vivienda y en sector salud ha recibido Puerto Peñasco   gracias a los proyectos de los Clubes Rotarios de Utah quienes la semana pasada se encontraron reunidos en su conferencia distrital 2014-2015, realizada en este puerto. Puerto Peñasco fue sede de la Conferencia de Rotary International Distrito 5420 de Utah, […]

¡BIENVENIDOS! Utah District 5420 Fiesta and Service in Rocky Point!

Armed with paintbrushes, tools, playground equipment, computers, construction skills, artistic talent, and a true desire to put service above self, the Rotary Clubs of Utah District 5420 have made their way to Puerto Peñasco for their 2015 District Fiesta! ¡BIENVENIDOS! The week’s worth of activities, filled with service projects across the community, will culminate in […]

Cool air & Cool gear for Escuela#27 donated by Fremont Rotary Clubs

More than one hundred thousand pesos worth of equipment including air conditioners, computers, and athletic gear was presented to students at the local #27 Secondary school today, April 24th, on behalf of Rotary Clubs and others from Fremont, CA, a sister city to Puerto Peñasco. The #27 Secondary School, which has an enrollment of more […]

Local Rotary Club donates ambulance to Dialysis Center

The Puerto Peñasco Mar de Cortés Rotary Club has once again donated an equipped ambulance to the community, this time to the Dialysis Clinic. The ambulance unit, presented on Friday, April 17th, was acquired thanks to Rotary District 5420 in Utah, and made possible through collaborative efforts among the various Rotary clubs. Puerto Peñasco Mar […]

Local Rotary Club donates ambulance to Red Cross

The Puerto Peñasco Mar de Cortés Rotary Club has been quite active in town since the reinstatement of Rotary Club International here last summer. In addition to a large fundraising event held in late September to launch the Club’s presence in Puerto Peñasco, the Puerto Peñasco Mar de Cortés Rotary Club has hosted several health […]

Utah Rotary Club joins effort to support Dialysis Center

The International Rotary Club in Utah has made a commitment to donate $3000 US and medical equipment to help support ongoing efforts to launch the first Dialysis Center in Puerto Peñasco, spear-headed by Peñasco’s First Lady Mrs. Rafaela Félix de Figueroa. This agreement was recently reached during a meeting held at the facilities of the […]

Puerto Peñasco Mar de Cortez Rotary Club

By RockyPoint360 with Press Release excerpts Rotary International has more than 1.2 million members across the world, all of whom share a desire to help the local and global community. Launching from this spirit of service, Puerto Peñasco also has a long history of Rotary activities, which in the past included book drives and the […]

Donations presented to Red Cross

On Tuesday, May 15th, Red Cross Board President Jorge Valdez graciously received a cash donation of $2,086 US from the Arizona Rotary Clubs of Tempe South and Mesa. This donation will go toward the goal of establishing a hospital care unit at the Red Cross so the institution is able to more effectively care for […]