The Rotary Foundation and End Polio Now Campaign

The biggest project initiative by Rotary is its End Polio Now programme, aiming to eradicating the wild polio virus. Down from 365,000 cases each year back in 1985, in 2017 there was just 17 cases detected – a tremendous effort but the job is not yet over…

As a backdrop to the multitude of humanitarian projects delivered by the 1.25 million members worldwide, the Rotary Foundation provides a strong, unique framework and grant mechanism to support activities at home and overseas. Designed to advance world understanding, goodwill and peace, the Rotary Foundation also provides expertise and online resources Rotary groups helping them develop and deliver sustainable humanitarian projects.