Evening Club will meet this Thursday 1/19 at 5:30pm at El Patio
Noon Club will meet this Friday 1/20 at 12:00pm at Savor D
- please see calendar HERE (click link)
IN NEED OF PROGRAMS!!! CALLING ALL ROTARIANS, IF YOU KNOW OF A GOOD PROGRAM AT OUR EVENING MEETINGS PLEASE GET AHOLD OF SARA SEDLACEK, KEN BROOKS AND SAM MOREL.
Rotary D6000 News
District Conferences in April 2023 ….
District Governor Steve wants to share this message from the GRINCH with you!
Information and registration for the April Regional Conferences is on our District website www.rotary6000.org.
POLIO PLUS SOCIETY FORM
Polio Eradication Update:
ear Polio Eradication Warriors,
No new Wild Polio cases reported this week. See the attached report.
What is that Polio Picture? Pakistan – In 2020, Pakistan had 11 separate chains of Polio virus transmission. This was reduced to four in 2021, and today, just one family of the virus remains in the country. The approaches being implemented in Pakistan are working—despite some serious challenges.
A Win Against Polio is a Win For Global Health!
2023 Circulating Vaccine Derived Polio Cases – 0
2022 Circulating Vaccine Derived Polio Case Total – 660 Afghanistan – 43, Algeria – 2, Benin – 10 (3 in 2021), Cameroon – 1 (3 in 2021), Central African Republic – 4, Chad – 25 (0 in 2021), DR Congo – 304 (28 in 2021), Eritrea – 1, Ethiopia – 1, Ghana – 3, Indonesia – 1, Israel – 1, Madagascar – 13 (13 in 2021), Malawi – 3, Mozambique – 18 (2 in 2021), Niger – 14 (18 in 2021), Nigeria – 42 (415 in 2021), Pakistan – 8, Somalia – 4 (1 in 2021), Sudan – 1, Togo – 2, United States – 1, Yemen – 159 (69 in 2021) .
New Polio Cases & Samples reported in the last week – DR Congo – 17 cVDPV1 Cases + 15 cVDPV2 Cases, Niger 2 cVDPV2 Samples, USA (New York) – 12 cVDPV2 Samples.
Quote of the Day – “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you will go.” Dr. Seuss
The Final Two Polio Endemic Countries:
Pakistan No new Wild Polio cases reported this week. Twenty Wild Polio cases reported in 2022. One Wild Polio Case reported in 2021. The most recent case had an onset of paralysis on 9/20/22. No WPV1 Samples and no cVDPV2 Positive Environmental Samples were reported this week in Pakistan.
Afghanistan No new Wild Polio cases reported this week. Two Wild Polio Cases reported in 2022. Four Wild Polio cases reported in 2021 The most recent case had an onset of paralysis on 9/10/22. Afghanistan reported 56 Wild Polio cases in 2020. No WPV1 Samples and no cVDPV2 Positive Environmental Samples were reported this week in Afghanistan.
Our Goal is Global Polio Eradication!!
Terry Ziegler, Endowment/Major Gifts Adviser Rotary Region 36
Rotary Magazine UpdateRotary Magazine can be delivered right to your E-Mail box if you choose, follow this link to sign up . https://my.rotary.org/en/node/18361 Also note that if your spouse/partner are both members of our club, you are getting 2 copies of the Rotary Magazine, that will change effective January 1, 2021 to where your household will only receive 1 copy now.
Ringer update: Anyone wanting something posted in the weekly ringer news please email Gretchen AND Xiomara by Friday EOD weekly.