There are many service associations in the BVI – Rotary is an international service organisation that provides opportunities for residents to give back to the community. There are three Rotary clubs in Tortola: the Rotary Club of Tortola who meet every Thursday at lunch time at The Moorings; the Rotary Club of Road Town who meet every Wednesday evening at 6:00pm at The Moorings; and the Rotary Club Sunrise of Road Town who meet every Tuesday morning at 7:00am at Maria’s by the Sea. Membership is by invitation and sponsorship by a current Rotarian.
Other service organisations include the Lion’s Club of Tortola, Youth Empowerment Project (YEP), British Virgin Islands Red Cross, Girl’s Brigade, Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts, Women’s Empowerment Network, Hands On Volunteers, BVI Movember, BVI Cancer Society, Virgin Islands Search and Rescue, and HIV AIDS Foundation BVI. All organisations are very welcoming and if you’re interested in volunteering, find them on Facebook, or contact bvinewbie.com/ask, and we will be happy to put you in touch with them.