OSWEGO, NY – Rotary Area 8, Governor Paul Scott, introduced District Governor Lawrence CalabreseÃƒâ€šÃ‚Â at this morning’s (Aug. 28) meeting of the Oswego Sunrise Rotary.
Governor Calabrese introduced his program of walk the walk.
His program for this year concentrated on the threat to childrenÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s life in the world.
Children die of preventable diseases.
The lack of clean safe water is a real problem in the world.
Children are still contracting polio.
There have been 1000 cases this year.
The governor challenged the club to raise $1,000 to keep RotaryÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s pledge to eliminate polio in the world.
The Oswego Sunrise Rotary meets at the Oswego Tea Company, 157 E. First St., each Thursday at 6:30 a.m.
For more information, contact George A. Reed at 216-4266.