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Welcome to the Rotary Club of Kitchener Grand River

Kitchener Grand River

Service Above Self

Every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month, at 8 am
Remote (Electronic) Meetings - until further notice
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The Kitchener Grand River Rotary Club is a diverse and engaged organization dedicated to supporting children, youth and future leaders locally and internationally by way of living and promoting the ideals of Rotary
Home Page Stories
On March 2nd, the Skate48 committee welcomed the top 50 fundraisers to a celebration at St. Louis Bar and Grill in Waterloo. The event was to celebrate the success of the 29th Skate48 held in February which raised $173,000 for the club to donate back to worthy causes primarily within our community.
On Saturday Feb 8th, after weeks of preparation, our club held another Skate 48 hockey event.
Our speaker on January 28, 2020, was Roberto Angelis Lyra, who had previously spoken to our club some time ago. Roberto gave us a dramatic reading of his poetry.
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On January 14th our meeting was offsite at the Anishnabeg Healing Centre in Kitchener and our speaker was Stephen Jackson, CEO of Anishnabeg Outreach (AO).
On January 7th our speakers were members Steve K. and Martin B. presenting on their recent service trip that included Pierre L. to Rancheria Nicaragua.
The Rotary team in their standard poses!
On Dec 3rd we were joined by Tonya Verburg, CEO and Scott Brush, Chief Development Officer of Ray of Hope.
PolioPlus Fundraiser
Frank Oudesluys Rotary Club of Guelph South
Apr 14, 2020
Nogales Mexico International Project
Lisa Talbot and Linda Kenny
Apr 28, 2020
Kidsability Update
Skate 48 Fundraiser
 Mudpuppy Chase Fundraiser
Rotaract Club
Free Reading Program
Rotary clubs help fight the COVID-19 pandemic

Members use ingenuity, flexibility to help people affected by coronavirus and to stay connected

Sarah Parcak and the secrets of the satellites

Inspired in part by Indiana Jones, space archaeologist Sarah Parcak uses futuristic airborne technology to unearth the treasures of the past.

The Plastic Trap

How do we escape our tangled relationship with a throwaway culture? Rotarians are pointing the way.


Since 2015, more than 4 million people have fled an economically devastated Venezuela. Tracking the stories of three who left puts faces on that staggering statistic.

Scientist, farmer, innovator, Rotarian

A plainsman with a PhD, Bob Quinn uses his 4,000-acre Montana spread as a laboratory to revive an ancient grain, rethink agricultural practices, and reinvigorate rural communities