Across the country,
Rotarians have been involved in planting purple crocuses to raise awareness of
the End Polio campaign. Members of
the Kenilworth School Interact Club recently planted 5,000 crocus bulbs at the Holiday
Inn in Kenilworth.
The crocuses, which
were purchased by a group of our corporate members, are expected to flower in
the spring, the youngsters have promised to return to see the results of the
Profits from the sale of
the Rotary crocuses, produced by the RHS, will fund polio vaccinations, with donations being 'double matched' from the Bill & Melinda Gates
Foundation. Thanks to the efforts of the Interact Club,
over 1250 children will receive polio vaccinations.
Click here for information on the End Polio Campaign