On Wednesday, June 7, in the presence of Mayor Georges Marsan, his Deputy Karyn Ardisson Salopek, in in charge of Culture, and of Jade Sapolin, Director of the Rainier III Academy, Alain Dewé, President of the Rotary Club of Monaco presented a cheque for 7,500 euros to the Rainier III Academy.

Mr. Dewé was accompanied by Pierre Weill who will soon succeed him and by Marco Calégari, treasurer of the club.

The Mayor and his Deputy warmly thanked the Rotary Club of Monaco for this generous donation in favour of the Academy, which operates under municipal management. The donation will finance the purchase of a spinet, a stringed instrument of the harpsichord family.

PHOTOS: Top, dignitaries with Mayor Marsan – third from left – at the cheque presentation, centre, example of a blackleaf spruce and oak spinet