Polio Awareness


1) On September 22, Marietta Metro Club President Keith Funderburk made arrangements for Rotary to partner with the Atlanta Braves for a special polio emphasis.A portion of every ticket purchased through a special portal would benefit End Polio Now campaign.Around 200 Rotarians attended and with matching funds from the Gates Foundation, over $6000 was raised.

2) There is a World Polio Day on October 24, 2019.It is hoped that the Interact Clubs under the leadership of Charles Lassiter, Jim Bunda and Jim Mossman will plan special programs at their schools that day. We are also seeking to have a special ffeature in the local newspaper.