Nimmu is 15 years old. She comes from a rural village in northern India, and she's been married since she was 10.
Through Veerni Institute, Nimmu can stay in school instead of moving in with her in-laws, as a child bride.
Nimmu says, "That way nobody will be able to get away with saying to me, 'You're good for nothing.' ... And even if they say it, I can tell them, 'I earn my own money. I eat off my own money. So what's your problem?' "
For decades, Rotary has bee working hard to help eradicate polio. This year, on World Polio day, every donation that is committed to polio eradication will be tripled by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.