Features

10-Feb-2015

Fighting disease, End Polio Now, Polio

Nigeria is closer than ever to eradicating polio, riding a successful effort to reach children in seven northern states at highest risk for the disease.

"Rotarians have [gone] into remote areas of the country by car, canoe, motorbike, and... Read more >

10-Feb-2015

Fighting disease, Saving mothers and children, Scholarships, Global grants, Partners

In a municipal hospital in Cubatão, Brazil, a new mammography machine funded by a Rotary global grant provides breast cancer screening to women who previously had to wait for weeks before they could get in for a checkup with a doctor.

A... Read more >

10-Feb-2015

Promoting peace, Community service, International service, Vocational service, Partners

Humanitarian Rick Burns, a retired civil affairs officer in the U.S. Army, has been helping people in the war-torn countries of Afghanistan and Iraq since 2003. He's seen a lot of good, but he's also seen what happens when good intentions go awry... Read more >

10-Feb-2015

Fighting disease, Polio, Fundraising, The Rotary Foundation

Keith Harris is pedaling for a purpose.

At the tender age of 50, he's set out on an eight-week, 4,400-mile bike ride across the U.S. to raise $25,000 for The Rotary Foundation.... Read more >

10-Feb-2015

Saving mothers and children, Clubs, Community projects

At the age of 17, Jennifer was sleeping on the streets of Atlanta.

She'd felt abandoned most of her life, unprotected from her brothers and her mother's boyfriends, who physically and sexually abused her since she was five. And now, kicked... Read more >

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