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District Governor visits Rotary

Posted on Wednesday, January 4, 2012 at 1:57 am

Vandalia Rotary Club President John Weiser, left, and Past Missouri Rotary District 6060 Governor David Robinette.

to the club’s meeting on December 29 at the Vandalia Hotel.  Robinette currently is the District Communications Officer and Secretary. Robinette presented a program on Rotary’s long term humanitarian efforts to eradicate polio worldwide. Polio was eliminated in the United States in 1979.  However, the disease remains a significant problem in ten less developed coutries; especially Pakinstan, Afghanistan, India, and Nigeria. Additional information is available at the website http://www.rotary.org/en/EndPolio/Pages/ridefault.aspx.