Rotary Club of Accra, Cantonments East donates to LEKMA Hospital


In a benevolent gesture aimed at bolstering healthcare services, the Rotary Club of Accra Cantonments East has extended a helping hand to the LEKMA Hospital by donating crucial medical supplies.

This act of generosity underscores the club’s commitment to supporting local healthcare institutions in their mission to provide quality care to the community.

The donation ceremony, held on May 10, 2024 was attended by members of the Rotary Club, hospital staff, and distinguished guests. Amidst an atmosphere of gratitude and appreciation, representatives from the Rotary Club presented a range of essential medical items to the management of LEKMA Hospital.

Among the donated supplies were state-of-the-art medical equipment, including vital signs monitors, infusion pumps, and diagnostic tools, aimed at enhancing the hospital’s capacity to diagnose and treat patients effectively.

Additionally, the Rotary Club provided a substantial quantity of essential medical consumables such as gloves, masks, and disinfectants, crucial for maintaining hygienic standards and safeguarding both patients and healthcare workers.

The members expressed the organization’s unwavering dedication to supporting healthcare initiatives that directly benefit the local community.

“As part of our service to communities, we had to identify a community which had a medical facility close to our jurisdiction and a hospital to which these items will be of utmost use. We identified LEKMA Hospital to be the hospital that we would like to do this donation to,” the leader said.

In response, representatives from LEKMA Hospital expressed profound gratitude to the Rotary Club for their generous donation. They extended their heartfelt thanks to the Rotary Club members for their invaluable support.

“We thank Rotary for choosing us. We are very grateful, and we can assure them that we will be good stewards of these products, we will put it to good use to serve our community,” they promised.

The collaboration between the Rotary Club of Accra Cantonments East and LEKMA Hospital exemplifies the power of community partnerships in addressing critical healthcare needs. Through collective efforts and acts of kindness, organizations like the Rotary Club continue to make meaningful contributions towards building healthier and more resilient communities.

As the donated medical supplies are integrated into the operations of LEKMA Hospital, they are expected to enhance the institution’s capacity to deliver essential healthcare services to the residents of Accra and beyond. This partnership serves as a beacon of hope, inspiring others to join hands in support of initiatives that promote the well-being of society.

The Rotary Club of Accra Cantonments East remains steadfast in its commitment to serving humanity and looks forward to further collaborations aimed at uplifting communities and fostering positive change.

The Rotary Club of Accra Cantonments East is a dynamic service organization dedicated to making a difference in the local community through various humanitarian projects and initiatives.

With a focus on service above self, the club actively engages in activities that promote education, healthcare, and community development, embodying the spirit of Rotary’s motto, “Service Above Self.”

LEKMA Hospital, located in Accra, Ghana, is a leading healthcare institution committed to providing comprehensive and compassionate medical care to patients. With a dedicated team of healthcare professionals and state-of-the-art facilities, the hospital plays a vital role in promoting health and well-being within the community.

By Deborah Abba Mensah