Polio

Rotary Video A Bang on the Head

Posted by on March 21, 2012 at 4:08 pm

This pro bono video was produced for Seattle 4 Rotary by ProMotion Arts, a Seattle video production company specializing in corporate communications, commercial production, and non-profit outreach and development. Steve Crandall, CEO and Managing Director, is a proud member of Seattle 4 Rotary. www.ProMotionArts.com

One in a Million: The People Who Made India Polio-Free

Posted by on March 2, 2012 at 8:30 am

India Polio Free THIS IS WHAT IT TAKES OT RID THE WORLD OF POLIO. Message from Tom Telfer a member of ROTI or Rotarians On The Internet Just completed the first National Immunisation Day of 2012 on February 19, 2012 India in the Andhra Pradesh region. Did you know what it involved? Here are just […]

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Posted by on February 27, 2012 at 10:52 am

We had the best time at the Roxy Cinema in Leeton yesterday afternoon.  Great film great location and excellent fellowship.  We also raised around $700 for Polio Plus. If you did not go you missed a special day in our Rotary calender.  Thanks Leeton and Narrandera Rotary Clubs for all the work.    

Rotary Lights Up the World

Posted by on February 24, 2012 at 4:26 pm

In what has become a Rotary anniversary tradition, Rotary clubs around the world are illuminating iconic structures with the End Polio Now message.   END POLIO NOW   Frere Hall Pakistan Jesuit Mission Brazil La Alhambra de Granada Spain San Juan City Hall Puerto Rico The Seagate Greece The Turku Cathedral Finland Tower of London […]

Tennessee club wins Interact video contest grand-prize

Posted by on January 30, 2012 at 6:26 am

The Interact Club of Episcopal School of Knoxville, Tennessee, USA, is the grand-prize winner of the 2011 Interact video contest with its entry, “Change 4 Change.” The video tells the story of how students at the Episcopal School of Knoxville collaborated to produce an illustrated children’s book about the worldwide effort to eradicate polio. Managed […]

Rotarians Reach the $200 million goal!

Posted by on January 18, 2012 at 6:59 pm

Jeff Raikes, chief executive officer of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Rotary International has succeeded in meeting the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s US$200 million match in funding for polio eradication, raising more than $202.6 million as of 17 January. “In recognition of Rotary’s great work, and to inspire Rotarians in the future, the […]

Rotary celebrates India’s first polio-free year.

Posted by on January 13, 2012 at 7:06 am

A video message from RI President Kalyan Banerjee Rotary celebrates India’s first polio-free year. from Rotary International on Vimeo.

Piper’s Missing Piece

Posted by on September 19, 2011 at 11:52 am

Rotarians and their partners have formed the “the world’s largest nonviolent army” to fight polio. Help End Polio Now by signing a petition at End of Polio, or give online at Contribute.    

More Than a Goal. End Polio | Featuring FC Barcelona | Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Posted by on August 31, 2011 at 2:39 pm

FC Barcelona and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation are teaming up to end polio and they need your support.   Please join the team here      

India on verge of eradicating polio

Posted by on June 28, 2011 at 5:04 pm

India on verge of eradicating polio A man crippled by polio walks through the village of Kosi, eastern India. (Altaf Qadri, Associated Press / June 26, 2011)