White House Author
Rotary Club of Simi Valley, California
Polio immunizations, India Anil Garg of Simi Valley, California has led multiple teams of Rotary volunteers to his native India to immunize children against polio – a paralyzing infectious disease that still threatens children in parts of Africa and Southeast Asia. A financial planner and business owner, Garg also is a strong advocate for literacy and has worked as a tutor in adult literacy programs. He also teaches Hindi to elementary school students. Anil Garg is being honored as a Champion of Change for his humanitarianism and contributions to public service, aimed at improving people's lives and making a better future around the globe.