"Darcy, you and your group are certainly welcome here in Boquete. I am sure there is much you can contribute to their knowledge, especially if they are doing the asking. The amusing fact for is who live here is that with 200+ inches of rain and…"
"We are not an official Rotary project. While some of the people that are helping us are also involved in Rotary and they may be using Rotary connections to facilitate that help, this project is being organized directly between Sooke Firefighters…"
"They have 2 brand new fire trucks that are not in these pictures. If I get a chance I will take my camera and snap a few photos of them. Attached is a photo of other new fire trucks that are now all over the country. "
"bjorn you are very right but we in the fire service do have a little help. we have the nfpa or national fire protection agency that has come up with a baseline norm. and we also have ifsac or international fire…"
"Fran and johnny bring one of the points to light. have been doing this and instructing for a bit now and have made a few trips to panama and visited with our brothers each and every time I think you are on the right tract with…"
"I think the question some of us have is whether you were invited by the Fire Department or by Rotary. I've been here long enough to remember the 'bad blood' that was created when a member of our expat community took it upon…"
"Once again - we are coming because we were invited. We are developing the training that we will be assisting with based on what is asked for help with. I would never assume to walk into a Fire Department anywhere in any country to…"
"wonder how they feel about someone coming into there house without getting to know them, there needs and what they would like help with. Brothers are Brothers thru out the world but Bothers and there houses are also very proud."
"I don't have any fire fighting experience but I do speak fluent Spanish. Having grown up in Mexico as a kid. If the Bomberos are into it I'd be willing to help with translation. When are you starting the program? I'll be in Boquete…"