Wednesday, October 24, 2012

"We're this close..."

Several Eagan Rotarians and two visiting Rotary VIPs posed for a photo representing Rotary International's biggest goal: eradication of Polio!  Less than 1% of the world's population now has polio and only in Pakistan, Afghanistan and Nigeria!  The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has also contributed over $300 million to the Rotary International Foundation to assist this fight! October 24th is World Polio Day.  (1,300th posting)
Guest Photographer: Michael Proebstle


  1. My late father, who was president of his Rotary Club, was one of the many Rotarians supportive of this worthwhile effort.

    After Rotarians succeed in eliminating polio, I hope they will take on the challenge of another disease.

  2. That's progress :) Good work!
    Regards from Lund

  3. One sees from time to time people who got Polio over here. Much success for your effort.


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