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Nowhere to turn

Rotary International News - Fri, 2018-02-23 22:09

As thousands of refugees streamed into Berlin, they strained the health care system. Rotarian and physician Pia Skarabis-Querfeld spent the last three years building a network of volunteer doctors to help those in

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5 things you might not know about ending polio

Rotary International News - Fri, 2018-02-23 17:06

The road to eradicating polio has been a long and difficult one, with Rotary leading the fight since 1985. Going from nearly 350,000 cases in 1988 to just 10 so far this year has required time, money, dedication, and innovation from thousands of people who are working to end the

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Rotaract: 50 years of changing lives

Rotary International News - Tue, 2018-02-20 22:27

50 years ago, the first Rotaract club was formed to give young adults a place to connect and take action for good. Rotaract members from each decade share what the program was like and how it shaped their

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7 things you did not know about Rotaract

Rotary International News - Tue, 2018-02-20 21:24

7 things you don’t know about RotaractDecoding the secrets of their success1. Rotaractors are experts in their fieldsThe

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Vision Quest

Rotary International News - Tue, 2018-02-20 04:29

President-elect Barry Rassin on where Rotary has been, where he hopes to lead it – and how the organization profoundly changed his

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Healing scars of war

Rotary International News - Thu, 2018-02-08 18:01

In the mountains of Poland, 26 children traumatized by violence get a chance to be kids again at Rotary

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Interota 2017 recap

Rotary International News - Mon, 2018-02-05 18:04

2017 Interota recapRotaractors mark 50 years of Rotaract at their triennial meetingIn September, Rotaractors from around the world gathered in Taipei, Taiwan, for their triennial Interota

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Rassin's 2018 presidential theme

Rotary International News - Fri, 2018-01-26 17:56

2018-19 RI President Barry Rassin wants Rotary members to Be the

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Rotary gives millions in grants to fight polio

Rotary International News - Thu, 2018-01-25 18:03

Rotary gives $53.5 million to help eradicate polioEVANSTON, Ill. (Jan. 25, 2018) — With 22 confirmed cases in 2017 to date, and just one case in 2018, the world is on the brink of eradicating polio, a vaccine-preventable disease that once paralyzed hundreds of

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Saving mothers and babies

Rotary International News - Tue, 2018-01-16 19:28

New Zealand Rotary club sets new standard for childbirth care in

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Migration challenges inspire Rotary peace scholar

Rotary International News - Tue, 2018-01-16 18:01

Migration challenges inspire peace scholarRotary Peace Fellow Linda Low could not have known what world events would bring when she took a position as the communications manager for the Europe region of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent

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Rotary praises unsung heroes on World Polio Day

Rotary International News - Fri, 2018-01-12 16:36

Rotary and the Gates Foundation host fifth annual World Polio Day to highlight progress in the fight to eradicate the

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The power of a garden

Rotary International News - Fri, 2018-01-12 16:34

 

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Rotary helps disaster victims

Rotary International News - Fri, 2018-01-05 01:38

Rotary helps disaster victimsThe Rotary Foundation and Rotary clubs are helping communities battered by severe weather and

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Rotary helps wildfire victims

Rotary International News - Tue, 2018-01-02 15:47

Rotary helps wildfire victims Rotary clubs and the Rotary Foundation are helping victims of deadly wildfires in

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The power of light

Rotary International News - Wed, 2017-12-20 21:35

Rotary members from Durango, Colorado, USA, team with the Navajo Nation to bring solar lights to remote, off-the-grid homes on the country’s largest Native American

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Rotary advisers put polio on world stage

Rotary International News - Wed, 2017-11-29 19:05

Behind the scenes of polio eradicationRotary’s national advocacy advisers are putting polio on the world stage. Here’s

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On the road

Rotary International News - Wed, 2017-11-29 16:44

Rotary helps fuel a brigade of mobile clinics that deliver free health care to rural

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Six reasons you should give to Rotary on Giving Tuesday

Rotary International News - Mon, 2017-11-27 20:14

You can start the holiday season on a charitable note by donating on Giving Tuesday, 28 November.Why should Rotary be your charity of choice? Because our 1.2 million members see a world where people unite and take action to create lasting change — across the globe, in our

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Bringing up babies

Rotary International News - Tue, 2017-11-21 22:41

After overcoming a tough childhood, pediatrician Ramon Resa is helping to raise a new generation of

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