For as little as US60 cents, a child can be vaccinated against polio for life.
Your donation now works even harder. From 2013 to 2018, every US dollar Rotary commits to polio eradication will become three dollars, thanks to a 2-to-1 match from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

Your Donation Matters

  • $15 =

    Doses of Polio Vaccine

    Just 60 cents will protect a child for life.

  • $25 =

    Posters Promoting Immunization Days

    This promotional tool is essential in getting parents to bring their children to vaccination areas. In India, more than 172 million children are vaccinated during a single national immunization campaign.

  • $100 =

    Finger Markers

    After children receive the vaccine, their pinky fingers are stained with purple ink to show they've been immunized. This is an effective, affordable, and safe way to ensure every child is reached.

  • $50 =

    Vests for Volunteers

    Bright yellow vests help those seeking vaccination to recognize health workers and volunteers easily.

  • $350 =

    Vaccine Carriers

    Oral polio vaccine must be kept cool to remain effective.

Fund the fight

A bike ride through Bavaria raises funding and awareness for polio


Two German Rotarians embarked on a five-day, 451 kilometer bike ride to raise awareness and funds for the polio eradication campaign. Wearing red “End Polio Now” t-shirts, the grey-haired duo raised around 10,000€ for polio eradication.


A bike ride through Bavaria raises money for polio