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  • 6 humanitarians honored for their work with refugees November 12, 2019
    Six humanitarians who are members of the family of Rotary were honored as People of Action: Connectors Beyond Borders during the 2019 
  • Hoops on the Hudson November 11, 2019
    In Yonkers, New York, a new basketball court four years in the making provides valuable life lessons to the community’s kids — and its
  • World Polio Day cheers major achievements toward global polio eradication October 31, 2019
    Health officials announce type 3 of the wild poliovirus has been completely eradicated, a major step toward a polio-free world.
  • Rotary provides millions in polio funding as wild poliovirus type 3 is eradicated October 30, 2019
    Rotary provides millions in polio funding as wild poliovirus type 3 is eradicatedUS$50 million will impact over 38 million children as the program reaches two key milestones: wild poliovirus type 3 eradication and Africa reaching three
  • Join us for Rotary’s World Polio Day Online Global Update October 21, 2019
    Join us for Rotary’s World Polio Day Online Global UpdateMark your calendar to join us on 24 October for Rotary’s World Polio Day Online Global Update. It will be streamed on RI’s Facebook pages in multiple languages and time zones
  • The plus in PolioPlus October 21, 2019
    We’re doing so much more than eradicating polio.
  • The price of polio October 21, 2019
    The price of polioMeet five Rotarians who understand the disease’s long-term
  • The Rotarian Conversation: Denis Mukwege October 21, 2019
    The Rotarian Conversation:Denis MukwegeAs a doctor, this Congolese physician cares for women brutalized by sexual violence; as their champion, he cries out for justice. His
  • The grief that does not speak October 17, 2019
    The grief that does not speakWhile dining with an old friend, an acclaimed Chicago author witnesses the enduring repercussions of
  • The Rotarian Conversation: Alex Kotlowitz October 17, 2019
    The Rotarian Conversation:Alex KotlowitzNo matter your address, economic status, or trauma history, we are all neighbors, insists this astute observer of social
  • The wheel deal October 17, 2019
    The wheel dealThis 92-year-old Rotary club was once the place to see and be seen. But its numbers had dwindled. So one member took a unique approach to wooing new recruits, starting
  • Winners of the 2019 Rotarian magazine photo contest October 17, 2019
    Winners of The Rotarian photo contestIn this year’s photo contest, we received more than 600 entries from 59 countries and geographical areas — from Argentina to Zimbabwe and many places in between. Through your photographs, we traveled to a glacial lagoon in
  • The View From Above October 17, 2019
    The View from AbovePhotographer George Steinmetz has taken to the sky to show us the big picture
  • The Rotarian Conversation: Jonathan Quick October 17, 2019
    The Rotarian Conversation:Jonathan QuickWhen it comes to addressing epidemics, the public health expert says we have the solutions. We simply have to embrace
  • What We Learn by Living Somewhere Else October 17, 2019
    A Chicago artist and actor spent a season away from home and found another place to
  • What happens when you say yes to Rotary October 17, 2019
    These 17 people joined Rotary to make a difference — only to find themselves
  • Book smarts October 17, 2019
    If you want to get serious about reading, time is not your friend. Here are some
  • High definition October 17, 2019
    A longtime lexicographer reveals the rebarbative precision by which dictionaries are made and celebrates the unruly evolution of the English
  • Book returns October 17, 2019
    Rereading an old favorite at different stages in life is a chance to discover new things in the text and in
  • Rotary announces US$100 million to eradicate polio October 8, 2019
    Rotary announces US$100 million to eradicate polioEVANSTON, Ill. (June 10, 2019) — Rotary is giving US$100 million in grants to support the global effort to end polio, a vaccine-preventable disease that once paralyzed