Rotary Club of Burnaby
 
                                                                   Est. May 23, 1947

Welcoming to the Rotary Club Burnaby

If you are interested in finding out more about Rotary and want to participate in our weekly activity, you are welcome to join us.  Please review the Upcoming Events to view all open sessions to the public and to see if there are any changes to our normal meeting schedule.     
 
 
 

Club Stories

 

St. Michael's Centre helps seniors and those requiring palliative care.  The Centre is working towards the 3 R's Campaign, which stands for Renew, Refresh and Renovate to help improve the facility at St. Michael's.  St. Michael’s Centre offers 128 seniors beds for residents and 16 hospice care beds for patients.

 

 
 
 
Rotary House is a project initiated by the Rotary Club of Burnaby.  The idea was originated in 1990 when Pat McNeil, Cliff White and Cal Bergan worked with the City of Burnaby to get the land, and architect to design the place, and raised an initial $20,000 too get construction started. The doors were opened in 1993 to 5 disabled individuals.  
 
 
 
 
 

Teresa Morton, a ‘Local Hero’ for Burnaby in 2014, is one of the founding members for My Artist's Corner (MAC), an art program for artists living with mental health issues.  MAC is transitioning from a semi-independent program of Canadian Mental Health Association to its own non-profit society. 

 
 
 
A Presidential Social was held at the President's family home.  At the social 3 new members were inducted to the club by the District Governor John Anderson.  Numerous other guests were in attendance.  The event was also an opportunity to raise funds for The Rotary Foundation.  In lieu of the regular lunch cost the members were asked to make a contribution to The Rotary Foundation.  Over $800 was raised ...
 
 
 
Shanti Uganda is a Canadian Non-Profit that improves infant and maternal health, provides safe women-centered care and supports the well-being of birthing mothers and women living with HIV/AIDS in Uganda.  The club supported the group at its annual Heart of the Matter Fundraiser in February 2015.  The total amount raised was $6821.56.  Sadie St. Denis presented to the club the work that Shanti will be doing with the funds raised.  In attendance  was ...
 
 
 
The Theme for the 2015-16 Rotary Year is Be a Gift to the World.  The Rotary Club of Burnaby has been and will continue to be a gift to Burnaby.  Since its inception on May 23, 1947 the club has contributed to both local and international projects.  During this year we look at continuing this tradition.  
 
 
 
Congratulations to our new 2015-16 RI President Ravi Ravindran.   To find out more about President Ravi click on the following link: RI President 2015-16
 
 
 

The Rotary Club of Burnaby would like to wish all Canadians a Happy Canada Day / Bonne fête du Canada

If you are in Burnaby click on the following link to see some of Burnaby's local Canada Day celebrations taking place: VancityBuzz

 

 
 
The Rotary Club of Burnaby celebrated its accomplishments at its year end celebration on June 18, 2015.  Member's were recognized with maintaining 100% attendance, Director of the Year and Rotarian of the Year Awards.  The club also recognized the leadership of President Val Liddle for her year in service.  
 
 

Light Up Rotary

Posted by Rotary Burnaby on Tuesday, July 1, 2014
 
 

 
 
 
 

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Club Meeting Details:

We meet Fridays at 12:15 PM
Riverway Golf Course
9001 Bill Fox Way
Burnaby, BC  V5J 5J3
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