International Projects


THE VISION: Mending a cleft palate mends a life transforming an outcast into a full member of a family and community. Simple everyday things like eating and speaking are very difficult with a cleft palate. The surgery fixes that and so much more. New life possibilities open up.

Sunrise House: Uganda Childrens Fund

THE VISION: Sunrise House is a home for middle school-aged children in Fort Portal, which is in western Uganda. These are children who have lost their parents due primarily to the AIDS epidemic, but also due to other causes. There is a tremendous need for safe places for these orphans to live and be able to receive an education…

Saving Babies in Burma

THE VISION: By supporting the Traditional Birth Attendant (TBA) Project, the Rotary Club of Sebastopol Sunrise is reducing the death rate of mothers and infants in the war torn area of SE Asia along the border between Burma and Thailand. The Traditional Birth Attendant (TBA) Project is part of the Safe Motherhood Program of the Backpack Healthcare Workers Team and the Mae Tao Clinic in Mae Sot, Thailand…