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Rotary Youth Exchange Visitors Help Flood Victims

Visith Pinpawong 12.12.2011 22:40
Rotary Youth Exchange visitors and students from local schools raise flood relief donations.

Rotary Youth Exchange visitors and students from local schools raise flood relief donations.




A group of 46 young people from seven countries under the Rotary Youth Exchange system visited Pattaya and took part in a fund-raising event to help victims of the flooding.

The visit was organized by Rotary Youth Exchange of District 3340 Rotary International, with the visitors coming from the USA, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Venezuela, France and Japan and staying with Rotary members in Issan and Eastern Thailand.

The fund-raising event took place on November 25, and was headed by Thongchai Lortrakanonth, president of the Rotary Youth Exchange Foundation of District 3340 Rotary International, Pratheep Malhotra, joint president of the Youth Exchange Project of District 3340, and Mrs Orn-a-nong Siripornmanus, president of the Youth Exchange Project of District 3340.

A parade was held, starting at the Town Hotel in Pattaya Klang Road and ending at Central Festival, Pattaya Beach, with students from each country performing music and dance from their own countries.



Rotary Youth Exchange visitors performing Brazilian dance.

Rotary Youth Exchange visitors performing Brazilian dance.




Rotary Youth Exchange visitors encourage the audience to donate for flood relief.

Rotary Youth Exchange visitors encourage the audience to donate for flood relief.






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