Club Executives & Directors
President elect
Community service
Vocational service
Club service
Foundation Chair
Way & Means
Public relations
Past President
Student Exchange
Meeting Responsibilities
Rotarians on duty
Set up & take down
Armstrong, Rob
Dekker, Drew
Danda, Marcin
Club Attendance
Cernak, Maria
Guest attendance
Robinson, Jamie
Roto draw
Raymer, Morley
Bulletin Editor
Eckerman Norton, Sandra
Sgt at arms
Pound, Stuart
Club Information

Welcome to the Rotary Club of Barrie-Huronia!


"Rotary Serving Humanity"

We meet Tuesdays at 12:15 PM
Southshore Community Centre
205 Lakeshore Drive
Barrie, ON  L4N 7Y9
District Site
Venue Map
Charity Golf Tournament and Patio Party 2016
President's Bash 2016
May 2016
President Wendy Miller presented a cheque of $15,000.00 to Eric Dean for the RVH Hearts & Minds capaign.
April 2016
Food Bank Drive
Our club's Food Bank Drive on April 12 was a great success. We filled the Food Bank van with lots of food. Thank you Joe Rockbrune for organizing the food drive.
25th Cash Calendar Luncheon
Since the Cash Calendar introduction in 1992 this fund raiser has raised and invested $1.3M into our communities.
The 2016 Rotary Cash Calendar resulted in another yera of record sales with 4776 calendars being sold with total gross revenues of approx. $96,000.00.
A big Thank You to our sponsors, group sellers, participating Rotary Clubs, our own members and to all who have purchased a 2016 Cash calendar.
Don Harrison award winner Bill Evans Group Sellers Donation to RVH Hearts & Minds Project Donation to Hospice Simcoe Extension Project Participating Rotary Clubs
Our Sponsors
March 2016
In 2013  the three Barrie Rotary clubs have started a Haiti initiative to help the poorest of the poor. 
Click here to read more of what has been accomplished so far.
In November 2015 a group of Rotarians traveled to Haiti to bring medical supplies, Kindle e-book readers and other items for the SOPUDEP grassroots organization. Please view the video about this trip here.
February 2016
Cash Calendar Draws
Robert Tigwell and Gregg Miyasaki draw Cash Calendar winners.
Hearts & Minds Gala 2016
The Barrie - Huronia Rotary club held a very successful Gala at the Napoleon warehouse on February 13. 
Find more pictures here.
January 2016

Rotary Club of Barrie-Huronia/Dr. Ken Robinson Memorial Award
On December 1, 2015 ten Georgian College students were recipients of $1,000 each from the Rotary Club of Barrie-Huronia/Dr Ken Robinson Memorial Award.  This award is presented to a full-time student enrolled beyond their first year of study in any health sciences program at the Barrie Campus of Georgian College.  The recipient demonstrates financial need, volunteerism, community involvement and academic merit.  The recipient must be a permanent resident of Ontario.
Award recipients in 2015 were Emily Barnett, Samantha Beauchamp, Dorota Chudyk, Khaled El-Rifai, Margaret Gurnick, Gillian MacDonald, Susan Rancourt, Isabelle Roberge, Donghyun Seok and Bethany Super.
Hearts & Minds Gala “Together Forever”
An extraordinary event being held at Napoleon’s New Logistic Centre.

Saturday February 13, 2016 - Cocktails at 5:45pm - Plated Dinner at 7:15pm - Live & Silent auction - Black tie optional
Dance the night away to Memphis Mudd

Tickets for the event are $120.00 per person (includes HST), or there are two options for a
Corporate Table of 8, with sponsorship benefits. Option 1 - cost is $1500 (includes HST) and
Option 2 - cost is $1200 (includes HST).
click on the picture to download the event poster.
Donation to the Rotary Foundation
Club News
We welcome our new president Dave Smith.

Dan Ferrando
Jamie Robinson
Lesley de-Repentigny
Marcin Danda
Maria Cernak
Richard Allatt

What a great idea to have a drop in Christmas Party at the Flying Monkey's party room. The winner of the ugly Christmas sweater was Joe Rockbrune. Thank you Rhonda for the delicious appetizers and club service for organizing the event.

Convention: City of peace
Though Atlanta has seen its share of violence and inequity over time, today it brims with reminders that there is another way. Get inspired while you’re visiting for the 2017 Rotary International Convention from 10 to 14 June. Take a short walk from the convention center to the Center for Civil and Human Rights. There, you can see the handwritten notes, speeches, and sermons of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., experience an interactive 1960s-era lunch counter “sit-in,” and learn more about persecuted groups all over the world. A streetcar will take you to the Martin Luther King Jr...
The Rotary Foundation ranked in list of top charities
CNBC has ranked The Rotary Foundation No. 3 in its annual list of Top 10 Charities Changing the World in 2016. The list includes some of the largest and highest-rated charities that help women, children, the poor, and the environment throughout the world, according to Charity Navigator, and that maintain high standards of financial health, accountability, and transparency of reporting. The Foundation was noted for connecting 1.2 million members from more than 200 geographic areas to tackle the world’s most pressing humanitarian challenges, including projects that focus on disease prevention,...
Parts of Rotary.org unavailable from Saturday to Monday, 3-5 December
Parts of Rotary.org will be unavailable 3-5 December, beginning at 05:00 Chicago time (UTC-6), while we upgrade our membership database. During this time, areas that require sign-in (convention registration, club and district administration, grant application, giving, Rotary Club Central, etc.) and Club Finder will be unavailable. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Rotarians report email scam
Some Rotarians have reported receiving a scam email asking them to click a link to update names and contact information in a directory. The email, which stems from a gmail account, is not from Rotary.
Arch Klumph’s hometown raises over $2 million through centennial celebration
Rotary members in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, celebrated 100 years of The Rotary Foundation on 23 October with a banquet and a concert by The Cleveland Orchestra that have so far raised more than $2.1 million for the Foundation's next century of good work. Arch Klumph, a Cleveland Rotarian, planted the seed for The Rotary Foundation in 1917, with his idea of having an endowment fund dedicated to "doing good in the world." Today's District 6630 leaders thought that a concert was a fitting way to honor Klumph and mark the centennial because of Klumph's love of music. Klumph performed in several...