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2017 Rotary Brockville Gala Raises $35,000 for Community Projects

The 2017 Brockville Rotary Gala fundraising event generated $35000 towards community projects!

The funds raised will benefit social and economic sectors of the City of Brockville including neighbouring communities.

Raising the Roof at Brockville's Rotary Park

The finishing touches are being completed at Brockville's Rotary Park. The final phase of the revitalization project is underway with the construction of a roof over the outdoor rink and summer skate park. 

Rotary Brockville Fall Food Drive

This past week Brockville Rotarians collected and sorted 20,320 lbs. of food.  This amount is up over last year’s drive that collected 16,316 lbs. but is unfortunately just shy of our 2017 food drive goal of 26,000 lbs. of food.  

Rotary Clubs of Brockville Joint Meeting

Today's morning meeting was a joint meeting between the Rotary Club of 1000s Islands and the Rotary Club of Brockville.

Members heard from Jeff Lazenby from Career Edge on the paid internships they offer candidates and employers. More specifically on the benefits of hiring a Canadian Armed Forces Reservist and the experience these specific individuals bring to the table.

Canadian Tire Brockville Rotary Golf Tournament Raises $90,000!

Over $90,000 Raised for the Community!

The combined efforts of the Rotary Club of the 1000 Islands, the Rotary Club of Brockville, and the continued support from our title sponsor, Canadian Tire, have once again raised a remarkable $90,000 to contribute to our community through the Canadian Tire Brockville Rotary Golf Classic.

Rotary Santa Claus Parade

Thank-you Brockville for another great turnout to view the 70+ floats and entries from all over Eastern Ontario.

Thanks to the many community volunteers who each year, spend a lot of their time helping to plan and execute this event for Brockville and especially the 20+ Rotarians of both Brockville's Rotary Clubs for helping to make this day a huge success.

Rotary Brockville donates books to local school

Rotary Brockville donates books to local schools on behalf of the many guest speakers we have at our club meetings. On November 2nd, 2016, members of both clubs presented books to the St. Francis school library, and had a great discussion with the grade 5 class.

Golf Tournament wins Chamber President's Award

The Canadian Tire Rotary Golf Classic has been named recipient of the Brockville and District Chamber of Commerce President’s Award.

The annual event has raised more than $500,000 over the past five years for various Rotary-supported projects.