Rotary International News -- 22 January 2009 

You now have the opportunity to use your cell phone to make a one-time US$5 donation toward polio by texting "polio" to 90999. Proceeds will go toward Rotary's US$200 Million Challenge.  

A one-time charge of $5 will be added to your mobile phone bill. Standard messaging rates and additional fees may apply. All charges are billed by and payable to your mobile service provider. Proceeds benefit The Rotary Foundation. Service is available on most carriers. You can unsubscribe at any time by texting 'STOP' to 90999. For full terms, visit

For now, this service is available only in the United States for most carriers except Verizon.  

Help End Polio Now by texting "polio" to 90999. You also can donate to polio in any amount online .

Learn more about how Rotary and its partners are on the brink of eradicating polio.