Rotary International has been partnering with the World Health Organization, The United Nations, the Centers for Disease Control, and the Gates Foundation, and pursuing the eradication of Polio since the inception of its Polio Plus initiative in 1985, and the End Polio Now campaign in more recent years.   The public are invited to support this longstanding effort to eradicate Polio, which has been reduced by 99.9% in the world, by making a donation online at