CORNELIUS – The Rotary Club of North Mecklenburg will hold its first Plates To Fight Polio on Thursday, April 7, at Pelican’s Patio Bar & Grille, 19930 W. Catawba Ave.

As part of World Health Day, the Rotary Club is joining 52 other clubs around the Charlotte area to host a fundraiser, with Pelican’s Patio donating 15 percent its dinner food sales to the Rotary’s End Polio Now project. The public is invited, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will match every dollar raised.