SINT MAARTEN (PHILIPSBURG) - ‘It’s not just about the holidays for the St. Maarten-Mid Isle Rotary club, they have been a constant support throughout the year for us’, states an emphatic Cassandra Richardson, Executive Director of the Safe Haven Foundation, Rotary Club Mid Isle said in a statement on Sunday.
“After hurricanes Irma and Maria, The Mid Isle Rotary Club have assisted Safe Haven with replacing beds, office equipment and other items lost during the storms, as well as food and personal items to the women’s shelter.
“Shelley Gordon, Care Coordinator of the Safe Haven shelter, expressed her thanks and gratitude to Mid Isle President, Denise Antrobus, stating “I am so moved with how good Rotary has been to our Safe Haven women and children. They are so appreciative for all that you do, did, and will continue to do for us”.
“Rotary District Governor Dr. Patrick Adizua while recently visiting St. Maarten was taken to visit Safe Haven, he was pleased to see how the funds and equipment donated by Mid Isle are being utilized. During this visit Mid Isle were able to assist with other items that were needed by Safe Haven. Donated were standing fans, a pressure cooker, and saucepans.”