Rotary District 7930 will hold its 9th annual Polar Plunge on Saturday, February 9th, at Long Beach in Gloucester. The event is part of Rotary International’s ongoing campaign to eradicate polio in our lifetime. More than 300 people are expected to plunge into the cold waters off Cape Ann this year including the Rotary Club [...]
2014 Polar Plunge Success! The 2014 Wakefield Rotary Polar Plunge Team raised almost $19,000 to battle the crippling disease worldwide. To raise awareness and critically-needed funds to fight the crippling disease polio, 41 participants representing the Rotary Club of Wakefield plunged into the icy waters off of Gloucester as part of the Rotary [...]
Wakefield Rotary Helps to End Polio Now A hallmark of The Rotary Foundation, the End Polio Now campaign to erradicate polio world-wide, is 99% complete with its mission. Only the second disease to be erradicated from the planet, polio continues to threaten Pakistan, Afghanistan and Nigeria. The Rotary Foundation has led the efforts to eradicate [...]
Join us for the 2013 Polar Plunge in Gloucester and help us END POLIO NOW! You can help by collecting sponsors and jumping into the Atlantic Ocean with other crazy and passionate people. You can also help by donating to the Wakefield club and earmark your donation for Polio eradication. Or...you can hold a towel for the plungers.