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WELCOME TO THE ROTARY CLUB OF BURLINGTON

The Rotary Club meets every Wednesday night at 6:15 PM @

 Holiday Inn

3063 South Service Road
Burlington, ON L7N 2S3 
 


 
Sgambati is another roaring success!  - Despite mother nature not fully cooperating, all golfers managed to finish the 41st Sgambati Golf Tournament.  Co-chairs Doug Ridpath and Sean Hourigan, with the help of a tremendous committee, did a great job organizing the event and raising thousands for Rotary and our local community.  Congratulations to the entire team!

 
Rotary Exchange Student Emma Solar Returns from Japan  - On September 19th, exchange student Emma Solar, enlightened and thrilled the Rotarians with an debrief of her amazing experience as a Rotary Exchange Student in Japan.  We are so pleased that Emma learned so much during her year and will continue on the traditions of Rotary for many years to come.
 

 

 
End of Summer Party - On Wednesday August 29th, the Rotary Club of Burlington met at Karel Sury's home for an end of the summer get together.  The meeting was exceptionally well attended with over 50 members and guests. As usual, Karel was a tremendous host, helping all his guests have a great time. The club will now return back to the Holiday Inn for regular meetings and preparation for the next big fundraiser - the Sgambati Golf Tournament at the Burlington Golf and Country Club
 

 
District Governor John Gilvesy Visits Rotary Club of Burlington - On Wednesday July 25th, we had a visit from the new district Governor John Gilvesy. He emphasized the strength of our club but also challenged us to strive further and meet some stretch goals which included adding 5 new members, updating Club Runner with each members classification, donating $100 per member to RI, posting pictures and more information to our website and finally supporting district projects. We thank John for his leadership.
 


 
Mark 2 Wheelchair showcased at the RI Convention  - Peter French and other volunteers, showcased the Mark 2 wheelchair at the RI convention during the entire convention in Toronto.  Hundreds of visitors commented on the magnificent project and many were interested in exploring it further.  For additional information please visit the micro website that has been designed  to promote the wheelchair.  A complete booklet with background information, schematics, parts listing and more is also available online.
 

 

 
 
The Rotary club of Burlington welcomes Judy Robins  - On Wednesday June 20th, former member Judy Robins, rejoined Rotary.  Frank Kent did the honors.  We look forward to Judy getting involved and assisting our club in the many great committees and projects.

 

 
 
 
Rotary International News
The Rotary Foundation inducted into University of Oxford’s Chancellor’s Court of Benefactors

The Rotary Foundation inducted into University of Oxford’s Chancellor’s Court of BenefactorsThe Rotary Foundation has been welcomed into the University of Oxford’s Chancellor’s Court of Benefactors for its continuous support of the

Rotary clubs fight modern slavery with Freedom United

Fighting modern slaveryAn estimated 40.3 million people around the world live in slavery involving either sexual exploitation or forced labor. A Rotarian Action Group and Freedom

Turning teens away from crime

Rotary clubs in Canada invest in the PACT program, an urban peace initiative that aims to break the cycle of youth

How to watch World Polio Day 2018 livestream

How to watch Rotary’s World Polio Day

 
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