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World Polio Day 2017: Countdown to History
Description: Rotary's 5th annual World Polio Day program was presented live at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation in Seattle, USA. Celebrities and health experts gave an update on efforts to end polio for good. Learn more at www.endpolio.org.
30 Oct 2017
Description: We asked Rotary members around the world why they contribute to the polio eradication effort.
28 Oct 2017
Description: John Cena wants to end polio now. Dr. Jay Wenger from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation takes Cena through Polio 101. Learn more at endpolio.org.
24 Oct 2017
Description: Learn how you can help #endpolio now at endpolio.org.
11 Oct 2017
Description: Global eradication of a disease like polio requires big data. Rotary’s program in Pakistan helps collect massive amounts of data by gathering and sharing patient information via SMS. This real-time data collection allows health workers to serve mobile populations, sometimes in hard-to-reach areas. Read more at http://endpol.io/2xhLYDu
26 Sep 2017
Description: Learn 4 ways to get involved and celebrate World Polio Day this year! Find an event and register yours at http://endpol.io/2wUBll2.
26 Sep 2017
Description: Rotary partners with the Seattle community to connect farmers, volunteers and food banks to glean surplus produce and feed hungry families healthy food. Rotary's Harvest Against Hunger recently received a National Service Award from AmeriCorps. Learn more at http://on.rotary.org/2xUvGgQ.
15 Sep 2017
Description: Rotary in Seattle partners with farmers, truckers, volunteers and food banks to bring healthy food to hungry families with surplus produce and Rotary in Little Rock, Arkansas partners with HeiferUSA to help low income farmers and entrepreneurs get training and small input resources. Together they are working with Americorp Vistas to increase the capacity for farmers to scale their businesses and give back to the community. Rotary First Harvest has been awarded the 2017 Excellence in AmeriCorps Programming and Service Award for our NCCC Food Bank Farm project. Read more at https://www.rotary.org/rotary-connects-food-banks-and-farmers.
09 Aug 2017
Description: Rotary International President-elect Sam F. Owori died unexpectedly on 13 July due to complications from surgery. Sam was a member of the Rotary Club Kampala, Uganda, for 38 years.
21 Jul 2017
Description: Over 30 years ago, Rotary made a promise to the world to eradicate polio. When we get there, it will be only the second time that a disease affecting humans has been eradicated. Now we're on the brink of history, thanks to the support of partners like the Gates Foundation. Let's drop to zero. Learn more at www.endpolio.org.
26 Jun 2017
Description: Sadako Ogata, winner of Rotary International’s Alumni Global Service Award for 2016-17, was a Rotary Foundation Fellow in 1951. She went on to have a distinguished career in academia and diplomacy, most prominently as the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees from 1991-2000.
10 Jul 2017
Description: at the 2017 Rotary Presidential Peace Conference in Atlanta
19 Jun 2017