Rotary's commitment to eradicating polio worldwide won Best Nonprofit Act in the Hero Awards of the One Billion Acts of Peace campaign, a global citizens' movement to tackle the world's most important issues.  The campaign is an initiative of PeaceJam Foundation, led by fourteen Nobel Laureates for Peace including the Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu, with the ambitious goal of inspiring one billion acts of peace by 2020.
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