Speakers
No Meeting
Nov 30, 2020
Zoom Meeting
Dec 07, 2020
Rotary nostalgia - Mr. Wood
No Meeting
Dec 14, 2020
Zoom CHRISTMAS AUCTION
Dec 21, 2020
Ugly Sweater and Hat night!
Club Executives & Directors
President
Past President
Secretary
Treasurer
Club Services Director
Community Services Director
International Director
Executive Secretary
Foundation Chair
Membership
Major Donations
Youth Services Director
Sergeant-at-Arms
Director at Large
 

Welcome to Bolton, in the Hills of Caledon!

Bolton

 ROTARY Opens Opportunities

We meet In Person
Mondays at 6:30 PM
Rotary Place
7 Rotarian Way
Bolton, ON L7E 1Y2
Canada
Home Page Stories
We were able to loan one of our long-time sponsors some of our Haunted Hill inflatables this year since we were unable to host the run as usual.  What a spooky entrance!  Happy Halloween everyone!
We received a letter recognizing our support of this very worthwhile program.   Rotary has partnered with ShelterBox Canada to provide relief in emergency shelter and tools to many families who have lost everything in a natural disaster.  
We are pleased and proud to honor one of our part members by donating to a school project in Guatemala where they are naming it in Hectorine Villanovich's memory.  The Rotary Club of Burlington Lakeshore is spearheading the project to provide water, toilets, wash stations, drinking fountains, larger kitchen and meals so 700 children can get an education.
It was so nice to see a good crowd at Sammut's home last evening!  We were able to stay outside to keep the gathering safe.  The weather co-operated BIG TIME as a huge black cloud passed right over us but no rain.  A beautiful evening for a summer celebration.  
Proud to receive this recognition from Kyle Seeback, MP Dufferin-Caledon for the food vouchers from Garden Foods toward groceries for local residents during these difficult times.  
Ed Broeders donating 1000 masks to Dorothy Davis,  Executive Director of Caledon/Dufferin Victim Service. 
 
Bolton Rotary and Garden Foods has provided
$12,500 in grocery cards to be distributed to families very quickly, they will supplement non-perishable hampers that we continue to make available to low income families. The Exchange has well over 300 families that rely on our food support to maintain a healthy diet. Your kindness ensures fresh produce, eggs, milk, poultry and lots of other nutritious food is provided to many Caledon residents during these incredibly challenging days.

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Firoz Khan, President of Banas Stones in Bolton, donated 10,000 face masks to the Rotary Club of Bolton to distribute. On Friday, April 17, Ed Broeders, Ross Gray and Doug Prince, of the Rotary Club distributed those masks, and they were graciously and happily received.We started at the Vera Davis Centre, they received 2,000; next on to CCS where we dropped off a further 2,000;  2,000 more went to the King Home; and then cross country over to Bethel Hospice where we gave 1,000.  Another of our members, Dave Sammut, is delivering 500 up to Matthews House in Alliston.  We have also heard from local banks, food stores and pharmacies that they could all use whatever we can distribute.We are thankful to Firoz at Banas Stones for his donation and are happy to be supporting our front line workers during these unprecedented times
 
So much fun to watch these girls in action on Saturday when we presented them with a cheque for $6,000. to support this great organization.  
Delivering $2500 cheque to Matthews Hospice...Andrea, Doug, Brenda and Ross. 

Matthews House Residential Program provides quality, compassion and comfortable care for clients at end of life. Our care is provided without cost.

We are currently the largest residential hospice in the CHLIN and our 10 beds help fill the gap for hospice palliative care beds in our community.

Meadowvale, Streetsville, Mississauga/Mississauga North, Mississauga Dixie, Mississauga City Centre, Mississauga Malton, Mississauga West, Oakville, Bolton, Cambridge North, Oakville Trafalgar, Guelph Trillium, Brampton, Palgrave, Burlington Lakeshore, Montreal, Knoxville (USA), Muenster (Germany)...
 
our project to supply 10 neonatal incubators to the Children's Red Cross Hospital in Cape Town, South Africa has been completed and is now officially closed.  Thanks go to the dynamic Knysna Rotary Team who facilitated and steered this project to it's final successful conclusion.
 
 
Key highlights:
Ranked 3/33 at North Bay Event
Ranked 6/40 at Ontario Provincial Championship (Science Division)
Ranked 1 in Offensive Power Rating at Detroit World Championship (Daly Division)
 
Won the entrepreneurship award at Durham
Won the Innovation and Control award at North Bay
Won the Industrial Design Award
Param Upadhyay won the dean's list award in Detroit, the 5th Canadian to ever win the award which is based on outstanding leadership and work done in the FIRST community.
The new Murray Stewart Trail through Bolton Camp was much appreciated by Haunted Hill runners and the community at large this fall ! Take a walk through the woods on the new fallen snow this Christmas and enjoy nature at it's best !
We are proud to recognize Murray Stewart for his 50 years in the Rotary Club of Bolton by naming the newly refurbished trail through Bolton Camp in his honor.  There was a ceremony on Sat. Oct 27, 2018 where friends and family joined together to celebrate this milestone.   A bench, designed by Girls Can Too, was dedicated to John Williams in remembrance of his 25 fulfilling years in the club and wonderful memories.  
Many happy faces, resulting in better education.  You are Making a Difference. 100 schools were sent supplies.
Regards,  Franky ,DGN Francisco A. Viau
Bob and Sherrin presented images of their
recent trip to India.  This team of Rotarians visited many school sites and did a polio innoculation day.  With only 7 current new cases,
and continued vigilance we can succeed with polio eradication in 2016.  A truly awesome accomplishment spearheaded by Rotary.