Rotary Club of Toronto Humber

Rotary Club of Toronto Humber

About The Toronto Humber Rotary Club

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Welcome to the Rotary Club of Toronto Humber web site.

Toronto Humber Rotary Club was founded in 1998, with the joining of the Downsview and Weston Rotary Clubs. The Downsview Rotary Club was chartered in 1975 while the Weston Rotary Club was initally chartered March 11, 1929 as the Weston-Mount Dennis Rotary Club with Jack Irvin as it's first President. and renamed with a new charter in 1972 as the Rotary Club of Weston.

1930 - The Weston-Mount Dennis Rotary Club helped organize the V.O.N.
1931 - The Weston-Mount Dennis Rotary Club joined the Ontario Society of Crippled Children.
1933 - The Weston-Mount Dennis Rotary Club organized a Tonsil Clinic.
1934 - 1935 The Weston-Mount Dennis Rotary Club aided families hit by the Debression.
1945 - The Weston-Mount Dennis Rotary Club sent huge quantities of clothing to war torn Holland.
1947 - The Weston-Mount Dennis Rotary Club laid plans for $450,000 Humber Memorial Hospital.
1949 - The Weston-Mount Dennis Rotary Club opened temporary maternity hospital. Over 700 children were born there while it was in use.
1952 - The Weston-Mount Dennis Rotary Club sponsored The Rotary Club of Fairbank and a community X-ray clinic.
1954 - The Weston-Mount Dennis Rotary Club built a cabin at Blue Mountain Camp for crippled children.
1957 - The Weston-Mount Dennis Rotary Club purchased a car for the Mount Dennis V.O.N.
1958 - The Weston-Mount Dennis Rotary Club organized the Spring Music Festival and provided T.V. sets for Toronto Hospital.
1959 - The Weston-Mount Dennis Rotary Club sponsored the Rotary Club of Rexdale.
1960 - The Weston-Mount Dennis Rotary Club pledged $25,000 to Humber Memorial Hospital expansion.
1961 - The Weston-Mount Dennis Rotary Club held rummage sale and made a $5,000 donation to the hospital.
1962 - The Weston-Mount Dennis Rotary Club donated 12 wheelchairs to Toronto Hospital.
1964 - The Weston-Mount Dennis Rotary Club sponsored visit of Dr. Woywood from Chile for T.B. study in Weston.
1972 - The Weston-Mount Dennis Rotary Club was re-chartered as The Rotary Club of Weston.