TAKE TEA AND FIGHT POLIO!
ROTARY’S BATTLE AGAINST POLIO GIVEN FINAL PUSH ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY
‘TYPHOO TEA’ AND ‘TIPTREE JAM’ LEND SUPPORT
On March 8th, Rotarians across Britain and Ireland will break for tea and jam to celebrate an historic milestone: their dramatic success in the campaign to rid the world of polio.
Rotary Clubs across Britain and Ireland plan to host simultaneous Purple4Polio Tea Parties.
The tea parties will all begin at the quintessentially British tea-time of 4pm.
The Purple4Polio campaign resonates with the International Women’s Day 2017 objectives ‘Be Bold For Change’ and Rotary fully supports gender equality. The Rotary polio campaign is particularly relevant to women. It dates back to 1985 and the ambitious promise Rotarians made to the mothers of the world that polio would be eradicated and their children would no longer suffer from the life...