Florida couple donates $250,000 to end polio
August 24, 2015
Jacksonville business and philanthropy leaders Wayne and Delores Barr Weaver have donated $250,000 to Rotary in support of the humanitarian service organization’s polio eradication efforts.
Africa goes one year without a polio case
August 11, 2015
Reflections on Nigeria’s Milestone
August 5, 2015
It has taken thousands of volunteers and health workers to help Nigeria pass one year without a polio case. Rotary member and polio survivor, Ann Lee Hussey, shares why Nigeria’s recent milestone means so much to her.
On the Road to a Polio-Free Nigeria
July 30, 2015
Nigeria is on track to end polio. But we aren’t done yet. We must continue our efforts in order to ensure Nigeria and Africa are certified polio-free in 2017. Follow the timeline to see what progress we have made and what still needs to be done.
Nigeria goes one year without a case of polio
July 24, 2015
Today marks one year since the last case of polio in Nigeria, the only remaining polio-endemic country in Africa. This achievement – the longest period Nigeria has gone without a case of the paralyzing disease – could signal the world will soon see a polio-free Africa, a significant global health milestone.