Welcome to the website of the Rotary Club of Thunder Bay (Fort William).
Want to know more about joining Rotary? We invite you to take a look around our site and find out more about our Club and about Rotary. Our mottos are “Service Above Self” and “Engage Rotary, Change Lives”. We dedicate our efforts for those in need, by the many projects we do in our community and internationally.
Thanks to your support the 2018 Fort William Rotary House Lottery raised $322,726 for local charities, improving the quality of life in our Community. Recipients included the Health Sciences Centre Cardio-Vascular program, George Jeffrey's Children's Centre, Wilderness Discovery Camp (HAGI), the Art Gallery, 70 Thunder Bay Air Cadet Squadron and others.
Additional Club projects include hands-on support at the Rotary Shelter House, RFDA, the Salvation Army Christmas Kettles, Wilderness Discovery Camp and the Rotary Christmas Parade.
Come join our club! Click here for more information on becoming a member. Or ask a Rotarian at the Lottery Open House.
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Fort William Rotary House Lottery
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR
FIRST EARLY BIRD DRAW WINNER
Ticket No. 11072
WE ARE NOW 77% SOLD OUT!
THANK YOU AGAIN FOR YOUR GENEROUS SUPPORT.
Our Second Early Bird Draw will be held on Wednesday April 24th.
If you haven't bought your ticket yet, make sure to get by this Sunday to have your ticket in the drum for the next NINE $5,000 Early Bird Draws.
We hope to see this weekend at the House, Saturday and Sunday from 12pm to 5pm. Or you can go to one of our outlet locations which can be found here
As of April 15th, we are 77% sold out.
Thank you Thunder Bay & Region for your continued support. This year's sales have been our best in our 33 years of the Fort William Rotary House Lottery.
Awesome Support! THANKS!
Visit our Lottery House at 137 Dogwood Crescent.
Open House every Saturday and Sunday from Noon to 5PM
Our largest and most successful project is our Rotary House Lottery. This year will be our 33rd annual fundraiser, and thanks to you we sold out our 12,000 tickets last year, our new record! The proceeds from the lottery are reinvested entirely in our community. To date, we have donated more than $5,000,000 to local charities. This includes a special $50,000 emergency donation to the flood relief fund following the wide-spread flooding in Thunder Bay in May 2012, and we met our $500,000 commitment to the Exceptional Cancer Care campaign at the Regional Health Sciences Foundation. None of this would have been possible without the support you, the members of our community, give us year after year. THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!
Click Here for more information about the Rotary House Lottery.
Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA)
Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA) is a youth leadership camp that gives high school students hands-on active learning activities and sessions to build on their own leadership skills. RYLA 5580 is sponsored by Rotary International District 5580 for a week each summer at the University of Minnesota Crookston campus.
Rotary District 5580 is looking for exceptional candidates from around the district to participate in the week-long Camp RYLA. The 2019 camp date is July 14th - 20th. Students need to be in Grade 10 or 11.
Interested? For further information contact the Student Services department at your high school.
FIRST EARLY BIRD DRAW - APRIL 17TH!