The OCTOBER 2018 Foundation First Newsletter is here      
        
 
Dear Rotarians,
 

Thirty years ago, 1,000 children were paralyzed by polio every single day.  A staggering number.  This year we’ve had only 12 new polio cases reported.  Another staggering number.   We have much to celebrate.  Our progress toward ending polio has been remarkable.  But there is still work to do before we reach eradication.

(Read more in the Newsletter.  Click the link above)

October stories in the Foundation Newsletter:
 
World Polio Day is October 24.
Remember November!  It's Foundation Month!
 
 
Rotary International is launching a campaign called, “Countdown to History.”  Goals were set and pledges were made, and we can’t do it without you, as Rotarians. We are asking for Rotarians across District 5970 to give a minimum of $40 to End Polio Now. This will get our District to the goal set by Rotary International.
 
A New Polio Banner is available for Club Events! See it here.  Contact foundationchair@district5970.com to borrow it!