Over $35k Raised in the Fight Against Polio

    Juneau, AK (KINY) - Rotarians in Juneau took over KINY Saturday as part of Rotary Radio Day, where the goal was to raise money to help eradicate polio in the world.

    Over $34,000 was raised during last year's event.

    $36,465 was achieved from Juneau contributions. This will provide approximately 47,620 people with immunization from polio.

    With the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, donations were matched two to one.

     

     

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