5 REASONS WHY WE MUST ERADICATE POLIO

Donate Now At the end of the 1980s, more than 350,000 children were paralyzed by polio every year. Today, Rotary and its partners have reduced the incidence of polio by 99.9 percent. However, until we see the last of the poliovirus, eradication efforts need additional funding to IMMUNIZE more than 400 million children against polio every year for polio eradication (at a cost of $150 million per year), IMPROVE disease surveillance systems to detect any poliovirus in a person or the envi...
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Knights and Alberton Lions Donate Wheelchair

Minnie in her new wheelchair with Jiri Uchytil and fellow Alberton Lions Club member. Knights Pendragon recently combined their efforts with the Alberton Lions Club, to facilitate the provision of a much needed wheelchair to, Minnie Struwig, a resident of the Annie Burger Retirement Village in Crown Gardens, Johannesburg. This wheelchair will greatly improve Minnie’s mobility and access to facilities close to her residential unit. Few South Africans are aware of the more than 3 million el...
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