About

WHO ARE WE...

Rotarians for Family Health and AIDS Prevention, Inc

ROTARIAN ACTION GROUP

Recognized by Rotary International and members are Rotarians worldwide

HEADQUARTERED IN ATLANTA GEORGIA

RFHA Inc is a 501C3 and has a wholly-owned subsidiary: RFHA SA NPC in Southern Africa

SAVING AND IMPROVING LIVES

RFHA’s direct impact is the strengthening of infrastructure on health care delivery systems worldwide

RFHA INC BOARD OF DIRECTORS (USA)

Board is governed by 11 International Directors and engaged with country teams within 7 African countries

RFHA SA NPC BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Board of Directors for Southern Africa include 5 Directors (3 whom are representing Rotary Districts in South Africa)

CUSTODIANS OF THE ROTARY FAMILY HEALTH DAYS

RFHA Inc is the mobilizing partner for the second largest disease prevention programme internationally, after the eradication of polio through PolioPlus

WHY WE FIGHT...

Rotarians for Family Health and AIDS Prevention, Inc

1,300,000,000

People lack access to effective, affordable healthcare

90,000

Children die every 5 minutes from preventable diseases

5,000

People are infected with HIV every day

WHAT WE DO...

Serving people through the Rotary Family Health Days

WHAT ARE THE HEALTH DAYS

The three-day, integrated annual program provides holistic, comprehensive, preventative health programs (both for communicable and non-communicable diseases)

STRENGTH IN PARTNERSHIP

Delivered through a public/private partnership, the program leverages and inspires a massive force of humanitarian-driven volunteers through Rotary clubs in multiple countries in Africa and India

EIGHT YEARS IN OPERATION

Rotary Family Health Days program is now entering its 8th year in Africa and 7th year of service in South Africa

WHERE ARE THEY HELD

Site locations are uniquely identified in consultation with the Ministry of Health to provide services to people who would otherwise not have access to care

WORKING IN ROTARY'S 6 FOCUS AREAS

RFHA is working towards: Maternal and Child Health, Disease Prevention and Treatment, and Economic and Community Development

PROVIDING CRITICAL SERVICES

13 core services are provided at each site, with an additional 95 service providers and support partners throughout the country

WHAT THEY SAY...

Why do our Directors serve?

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LEN LANZI

My first Rotary moment was with RFHA. Visiting the informal settlements in Uganda provided me with a first hand account of RFHA’s great works in the world. It is my honor to serve on their board.

SHEKHAR MEHTA

Having done heart surgeries to 2,500 children here in India, I understand what it means to poor people to get good health services.