Knaresborough Rotarians has won a presigious award for its fundraising efforts towards Rotary’s End Polio Now campaign.
The prize was presented at a district conference in Scarborough honours Knaresborough as leading Polio fundraiser of the 78 Rotary Clubs in North and West Yorkshire.
Knaresborough Rotarians will be raising money for the campaign in February 2013 and will repeat their successful Swimarathon and hold street collections.
Rotarian Brian Souter said: “We are so close to eradicating the disease, please help us to get even closer!”
Just £1 pays for five vaccinations, he added. Donations can be made online at www.knaresborough.rotary1040.org