The Rotary Club of Stoney Creek is pleased to announce that Ed Crichton has been elected as an Honorary Member.
Honorary Membership is offered to members who have distinguished themselves by meritorious service in the furtherance of Rotary ideals. Honorary membership is the highest distinction that a club may bestow and is conferred only in exceptional cases.  Ed is our first Honorary Rotarian.
Ed joined Rotary thirty years ago and became one of our charter members in 1995.  Through the years he has participated on our Board of Directors as Sergeant at Arms, Chairman of Vocational Services winning a Certificate of Appreciation in 2003, Chairman of our Entertainment Book Committee, and President 2011- 2012 where he won the Rotary International President's Citation.  Always a strong supporter of the Rotary International Foundation his activities include:
  1. Recipient of three Paul Harris Fellowships in 2004, 2008 and 2021
  2. The Rotary Foundation Giving Program 2015, 2017, 2018, 2021
  3. Every Member Every Year Program 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018 & 2021.
  4. Sustaining Member since 1995.
  5. Rotary International President's Citation in 2017.
Ed always loved to remind us of his favourite quote; "The man who makes no mistakes lacks boldness and the spirit of adventure. He makes no mistakes because he attempts nothing. He never tries anything new, and is therefore a brake on the wheels of progress." 
Congratulations Ed, we look forward to your continued leadership and support.