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We're almost halfway there: The Eliminate Project progress

Jul 11, 2014
The Eliminate Project Walk to raise funds to fight MNTThe Kiwanis family rallied together to celebrate the district and worldwide progress of The Eliminate Project: Kiwanis eliminating maternal and neonatal tetanus during Worldwide Report Day on July 1.
Team members, supporters and partners from all over the world tuned in for Worldwide Report Day, including UNICEF leaders. “I am thrilled that Kiwanis leaders around the world took the time to report on the amazing progress that their regions and districts are achieving,” said Caryl M. Stern, president and CEO of the U.S. Fund for UNICEF.
Collectively, the Kiwanis family and the U.S. Fund for UNICEF have raised more than
US$54.4 million in cash and pledges as of June 25, 2014—nearly halfway to our US$110 million goal! “As our gift to the world and in celebration of 100 years of Kiwanis, we have a very practical way to show our dedication to children through the elimination of maternal and neonatal tetanus,” said Illinois-Eastern Iowa District Coordinator John Vanderheyden.

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