Jul 5, 2020

Covid-19 Update July 2020

The Board of Directors of Rotaplast International extends our thanks to all of our volunteers, donors, supporting Rotary districts and international partners for your support and dedication over the past 2... Read More »

Sep 9, 2019

Rotaplast International Makes the News in Guatemala

Read the news story (in Spanish). Read More »

Sep 10, 2018

Video: Interview with Rotaplast International CEO Donna-Lee Young Rubin

(Video) Rotarians and volunteerism are so important. Read More »

Feb 7, 2018

Rotaplast Mission to Tanzania Exhibited on Social Documentary Network

Photographs chronicling Rotaplast’s mission to Tanzania in 2017 were selected for an exhibit on the Social Documentary Network. See the exhibit. Thanks and congratulations to Michelle Benedict, team ... Read More »

Jun 27, 2017

Donna-Lee Highlighted in Grindings Newsletter

Donna-Lee Young Rubin, CEO of Rotaplast International, is highlighted in the July issue of Grindings, a monthly newsletter published by Rotary Club of San Francisco. Read Donna-Lee’s Story Read More »

May 10, 2017

Rotaplast and Belmont Redwood Shores Rotary Club Help Children

Rotaplast and Belmont Redwood Shores Rotary Club Help Children Read More »

Feb 28, 2017

Plexus TG’s AIMS Technology Added to Rotaplast’s Mission to Guatemala

Read the press release from our in-kind sponsor, Plexus Technology Group. Read More »

Jan 17, 2017

Rotaplast’s 25th Anniversary Headlines the Marin Independent Journal

Photo credit: Rotary District 5150 website. Read More »

Aug 26, 2016

Tribute to Dan Bronson

Daniel Robert Bronson Jr. passed away August 8, 2016, after a brief battle with cancer. Dan was born in Philadelphia on August 13, 1945. He earned and a master’s degree in Education, served in the U.S. A... Read More »

Jul 6, 2016

Akron Children’s Hospital Craniofacial Center renamed in honor of Dr. James Lehman, Jr.

Rotaplast International medical volunteer Dr. James Lehman was honored by Akron Children’s Hospital with the formal renaming of the Craniofacial Center to The James A. Lehman Jr. M.D. Craniofacial Center... Read More »

Jan 13, 2016

Rotaplast Highlighted on American Society of Anesthesiologists and University of California Publications

Rotaplast’s recent mission to Sylhet, Bangladesh was highlighted in the American Society of Anesthesiologists January newsletter and on the University of California, Davis website. Click here to read... Read More »

Jan 8, 2016

A Recently Published Testimonial from Bangladesh

A Life without Stigma “My two sons are now perfectly healthy. They’re mixing with everyone, playing with everyone. It wasn’t so long ago that they were either laughed at or greeted with sympathetic s... Read More »

Oct 29, 2015

Tribute to Wayne Schoenfeld

Rotaplast has lost a great friend with the passing of Wayne Schoenfeld. As a photographer, he accompanied many missions, documenting the people, the places and the visiting medical teams in a way that reve... Read More »

Sep 14, 2015

Rotaplast International Featured in The Week Magazine

Rotaplast International is featured as The Week Magazine’s Charity of the Week! Read More »

Jul 27, 2015

Video: Saving smiles, changing lives for 25 years.

(Video) Help us continue saving smiles and changing lives for another 25 years. Read More »

Oct 27, 2014

Going Back to Give Back

Landing at the airport near Cebu City filled me with a mix of emotions: happy to be returning to my homeland again, excited for another mission with Rotaplast International that will change the lives of th... Read More »

Jun 6, 2012

Telford police chief helping globally

Telford Chief of Police Randall Floyd conducts the seminar “Social Networking:Friend or Foe” last year. Although Telford Borough Police Chief Randy Floyd spends a few weeks of the year out of t... Read More »

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Nov 25, 2020

A story by Dr. Paul Helpa...


In May of 2017, I, Dr. Paul Helpard, had the pleasure of meeting a young and vibrant 21-year-old woman named Milagros when I participated as an orthodontist on my third Rotaplast Mission and second in Lima... Read More »

Nov 18, 2020

Successful Mission to Agr...


Rotaplast’s finale before our current pause due to the Coronavirus Pandemic was a productive mission to Agra, India. The team successfully operated on 82 patients including many with severe contractures ... Read More »