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 [...]
Our 2015 Pumpkin Lovers Basket will be drawn October 27th at our Polio Kick Off event! Raffle tickets are now on sale for our Pumpkin Lovers winner-takes-all raffle to benefit End Polio Now. 100% of the proceeds will benefit polio eradication. At just 60 cents a vaccine and with a Bill and Melinda [...]
Wakefield Rotary Pledges to Raise $30,000 to Erradicate Polio...With a Little Help End Polio Now Last year, the Wakefield Rotary Club raised $5,432. At just $0.60 per vaccine, that translated into 9,053 vaccines. With a team of 6 plungers that number was twice the amount raised in 2012. With Bill and Melinda Gate's [...]
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.