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Friday - - The Big Story -

ilip Thaker, found­ing mem­ber of Ro­tary Club of Jumeirah-Dubai, which trav­elled to Nepal to do­nate Dh10,000 to Eco Farm and Or­phan­age, a chil­dren’s home that aims to im­prove child­care in a coun­try known for abuse and ex­ploita­tion, says, “We are al­ready plan­ning a sec­ond trip for 2015 and, hav­ing read about this year’s visit in Fri­day, the vast majority of our 78 mem­bers have ex­pressed an in­ter­est. That’s down in no small part to the Fri­day ar­ti­cle and how it cap­tured the good work the or­phan­age is do­ing. And more peo­ple go­ing is es­pe­cially good news be­cause it means more money be­ing raised for the or­phan­age. We’ve even had mem­bers of other ro­tary clubs ask if they, too, can come along next year.” Find the full story at http://bit.ly/1HkxYlA

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