The Rotary Polio Moto Ride (RPM) will bring Rotarians and friends together to ride through the triangle of South Texas including Alice and Freer to raise awareness to eradicate polio globally.
RPM riders are seeking donations from individuals and organizations willing to rid the world of this destructive disease.
The 2-day, 800-mile motorcycle ride will begin Saturday, March 23 and end on Sunday, March 24 in Laredo, Texas; making a full triangle ride through South Texas to include the McAllen area, Brownsville, Corpus Christi, Victoria and back to Laredo.
The motorcycle riders will stop at Hub City Association (KC Hall) on Cecilia Street on Sunday, March 24.
All donations will go to Rotary International Polio Plus for polio eradication and will be matched 2 to 1 by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation turning every $100 donation into $300 to eliminate polio.
For information on accommodations in Corpus Christi or more general information check out www.rotarypoliomoto.org.