Contact: Don Prestin
24
Oct
2019
Sun Lakes
AZ
United States of America

Oct 24, 2019 - WORLD POLIO DAY

https://www.endpolio.org/world-polio-day 

Rotary International has been involved in trying to help eradicate Polio from the world since the 80's.  Presently there are only 2 countries where transmission of the wild poliovirus still occurs (Afghanistan and Pakistant.  400 million children immunized by Rotary and its partners each year.  $1.9 Billion is the amount that Rotary has contributed to polio eradication.  It now costs only $3 to protect a child from polio for life.  Contact Club Polio Chair, Don Prestin for details.