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Buckley’s Kayaking Quest ness and professional leaders united worldwide who provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations and help build goodw ill and peace in the world…Service before self…In more than 160 countries worldwide, approximately 1.2 million Rotarians belong to more than 30,000 Rotary clubs…all Rotarians worldwide are united in a campaign for the global eradication of polio... “Polio or poliomyelitis is a highly infectious disease that most common ly a f fe c t s you ng c h i ld r en , under the age of 5…The virus is spread person-to-person, typically through contaminated water. It can attack the nervous system, and in some instances lead to paralysis. Although there is no cure, there is a safe and effective vaccine ~ one which Rotar y and our par tners used to immunize over 2.5 billion ch i ld ren worldw ide…u n le s s we eradicate polio, within 10 years we could see as many as 200,000 new cases each year, all over the world” (endpolio.org/whatispolio). “Rotary International, in conjunction w ith the World Health O r ga n i z at ion a nd t he Bi l l a nd Melinda Gates Foundation, hope to declare the world polio-free in approximately two to three years,” explained Buckley. To raise awareness and funds for the End Polio Now Campaign,

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Tidewater Times March 2017

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