Plan health interventions during World Immunization Week

By Ellina Kushnir, RI Programs staff One out of every five children across the world does not receive a full course of the most basic vaccines, let alone more recently developed ones. The World Health Organization estimates 1.5 million children die every year from vaccine-preventable diseases. Help strengthen health systems and healthy immunization services around … More Plan health interventions during World Immunization Week

Rotary Family Health Days bring preventative health services to more than 350,000 in Africa

By Jesse Allerton, Rotary Programs staff After tragically losing her son to AIDS in 1994, Marion Bunch, a member of the Rotary Club of Dunwoody, Georgia, USA, resolved to help other children with HIV. Ten years later, Marion founded Rotarians for Family Health and AIDS Prevention, Inc. (RFHA), a Rotarian Action Group helping clubs and … More Rotary Family Health Days bring preventative health services to more than 350,000 in Africa

Thousands of Rotarians provide essential health services to South Africa communities

By Mark Williams, Club President | Strand Rotary Club, South Africa Civil society, big business and the Government are teaming up with 4,000 Rotary members between 2 and 4 April to promote family healthy living and disease prevention by implementing a massive annual campaign – Rotary Family Health Days – to provide comprehensive, free health care services … More Thousands of Rotarians provide essential health services to South Africa communities