A strong push is needed now to end this tenacious disease once and for all. Contributions support immunization campaigns in developing countries where polio continues to infect and paralyze children.
Children are being robbed of their future and compounding the hardships faced by their families. As long as polio threatens even one child anywhere in the world, children everywhere remain at risk.
Since the PolioPlus program’s inception in 1985, more than two billion children have received the oral polio vaccine. But Rotary’s work is not done: the disease has not yet been eradicated.