Rotary members, volunteers and supporters around the world have raised
over $2 billion in the global fight to eradicate the disease, which has
helped to immunise and protect over 2.5 billion children around the
address was raised by Loughborough MP Jane Hunt, who recognised the contribution
of her local club, Loughborough Beacon Rotary, and clubs around the
Prime Minster Boris Johnson described it as "a fine example of the
philanthropy and spirit of the British people".