October 30, 2020

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By PDG Scott McLaughlin

District Governor 2019-2020
PDG Scott is currently serving as an Assistant Rotary Public Image Coordinator for Zone 29 (Region 36). Scott is a member of the Paul Harris Society and Major Donor.Scott is a Rotarian in the Kearney Dawn Rotary Club of Kearney, NE

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According to the dictionary:mo·jo /ˈmōjō/ noun US a magic charm, talisman, or spell. "someone must have their mojo working over at the record company"magic power.Mojo is typically defined as an American English slang term such as a good luck charm,...

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Polio Eradication Update

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Dear Polio Eradication Warriors,  Polio Eradication Update For The Week October 31, 2020 Polio Eradication Update Archives for earlier weeks ...Click HereAdvocate, Donate & Educate to END POLIO NOW & FOREVER! 20,000,000 Children Saved...

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the last 12 months Wild Polio Cases Map

the last 12 months Wild Polio Cases Map

One new Wild Polio cases reported this week! What is that Polio Picture? This Map shows the last 12 months Wild Polio Cases (in Red) and the Circulating Vaccine Derived Cases (in Green). Download the map A Win Against Polio is a Win for Global...

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Yes, there are Risks associated with Vaccines…

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