2020 Events & Projects
Funds raised ($31,760) for construction of a gazebo at Sellers Beach in memory of Bea Jensen - completion summer 2021.
Christmas gifts for the women at the Women's Shelter in the Mississaugi Reserve delivered in December.
Ham sales - 224 hams sold generating $1000 for Rotary projects - thanks to all!
Blind River Christmas Baskets - $2500 donation made through Rotary
Rockhaven School: Unable to hold their annual Thanksgiving lunch - donation sent by mail.
Canadian Army Cadets - $200 donation for equipment
Royal Canadian Legion - donation of a wreath for Remembrance Day
June 2020: Congratulations to 2020 graduates! Winners of the 2020 Rotary Scholarships ($1500) are Karli Shamas at W.C. Eaket and Hailey Moranville at ESC Jeunesse Nord. Winners of the Rotary Service Above Self Award were Theo Mitchell at Blind River Public School, Alexandre Boivin at Ecole St. Joseph, and Cassie Joy Danuk at St. Mary's Separate.
Blind River Food Delivery Program - donation of Tote Bags
June 2020: Donation to the North Shore Health Network in memory of Bea Jensen
May/June 2020: Essential Worker Recognition: Lunch for all 70 staff at the hospital and Golden Birches. With Tim Horton support, coffee and donuts or Tim's gift card to employees at the post office, Algoma Public Health, and many other businesses in town. Thank you to all essential workers!
Spring 2020: Cameco Relief Funds - Many thanks for Cameco's contribution - it is much appreciated!
Sellers Beach: Donation of two picnic tables and a bench. Installed Spring 2020.
March 2020: Donations to North Shore Health Network in memory of Hughene MacDonald and Claire Jacques
Blind River Public Library - $500 in gift cards for prizes for library programs in 2020.
January 2020: Adopt a Senior - $200 donation to provide a hot meal a day to a Haitian senior man