http://click here for Photos  On Wednesday, September 27, 2017, Rotary Club of North York was proud to host speakers Alex and June Brown, from Rotary Club of Toronto. Alex supplied the pictures and June was the story-teller. They told us all about their many trips around the world to various Rotary conventions. In addition, they encouraged our club to reach out to the visitors who will be coming to Toronto for our Rotary Convention in June 2018.  Specifically, June wants us to entertain some Rotarians on the Monday night of the Convention. Our club is planning a Canadian dinner to introduce our foreign Rotarians to Canadian culinary delights. We can't wait to meet our guests.
 
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Posted on Aug 17, 2017
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Rotary Club of North York is proud to announce that Bill Martin, Mayor of Summerside, P.E.I. will be speaking to our members on  Wednesday, September 13, 2017 from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.
 The event will be held at The R.S. Kane Funeral Home, 6150 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON M2M 3W9. A light breakfast will be served.
 
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Posted on Jun 28, 2017
On Wednesday, June 28, 2017, Rotary Club of North York had its Changeover BBQ, hosted by our member, Zarmina Zekzai and her wonderful husband, and BBQ chef, Khalil. More than 40 people attended, including members' spouses and Friends of Rotary.
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We are now connected with the people of Honduras!
On Saturday February 11, we lend our hand by partnering with other Rotary clubs. It is a Global Grant project.
We, the Rotarians of North York Club are making an impact in Honduras through economic and community development!! 
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Posted on Jan 10, 2017
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The Chinese culture have always been a source of inspiration, fascination, and awe. 
And as we approach the Chinese new year, The year of the Rooster, Jane Pang , Founder and Principal of ClearView School of Arts and Culture, took us on a trip in history to shared with us some unique visions of the traditional Chinese Culture.
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Posted on Nov 08, 2016
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The Rotary Club of North York Celebrated the 2016 Remembrance day in it's traditional style.
We gathered with family and friends from around North York, and attended an engaging presentation by Gerry Francis.
 
 
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Posted on Jul 13, 2016
 
Our first speaker of the new Rotary year was Frank D'Urzo.
 
Frank is a Motivational speaker and life coach, helping people get from where they are to where they should be.  After going through his own rough patch, one day looked at himself in the mirror and decided that enough is enough. Time to change!

 
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Posted on Jul 13, 2016
 
 
 President Mac Mekawi has officially kicked off the 2016-2017 Rotary Year.
 
Rotary International President John Germ selected a simple, back to roots theme this year.
Taking Rotary to its core message, which is to put it clearly, Rotary Serving Humanity!
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Posted on Jun 27, 2016
 
The Rotary Club of North York Celebrated the end of a wonderful Rotary year in true style!!
 
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Posted on May 10, 2016
The Club welcomed Steve Rutledge, to give an update on their efforts providing clean water to villages in Laos.
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Posted on Mar 22, 2016
A double header meeting today, we had two speakers from a two important and worth causes.
Aditi Bahattarai, a Shelterbox Canada ambassador, and Jim Louttit a Rotarian and our own District Governor Elect for 2016-2017 joined us and each had a compelling cause.
 
 
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Posted on Feb 09, 2016

he Rotary Club of North York celebrated Canada Flag day in true fashion,

We had memory project speaker Maj. Mark Bossi, Chief Instructor, Battle School, 32 Canadian Brigade Group (Acting Company Commander, Basic Skills Coy)

Show case different Canadian Flags and different Service Uniforms that are Used by the Canadian Armed Forces in international missions, notably Afganistan.

Major Mark Bossi CD joined the army in 1977 and served in Afghanistan where he was part of the Civil Military Co-operation (CIMIC) tasked with building relations with locals in Afghanistan.
 
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Posted on Jan 26, 2016
We had the pleasure of having David Lockett, of PACT speak to our club on the progress his work with youth at risk, The struggles of those youth and how the volunteers at PACT help them get their lives in order, be independent, and move forward.
 
 
 
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Posted on Nov 10, 2015
 
 
The Rotary Club of North York Celebrated the 2015 Remembrance day in it's traditional style.
We gathered with family and friends from around North York, and attended an engaging presentation by Gerry Francis.
 
 
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Posted on Oct 27, 2015

 

We had the pleasure of having Glen Hendricks, Executive Director at Doorsteps Neighbourhood Services present to the club all the great work that his organization does.

 

 

 

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When Paul Glionna, The Rotary Club Of North York's Director of community services, went to visit the Cummer Lodge to visit the site of our new bench we gifted to the enjoyment of residents and family of the special care unit, he came back with an unexpected yet very special gift. A thank you note from staff and residents that we will hang with pride!
Every member of the Rotary Club is proud to have contributed a small bit making the community you and we live in, a little more beautiful!
 
 
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Posted on Jun 30, 2015
In few days, a Rotary year will come to an end. As of June 31, The 2014-2015 Term officially concludes. The Rotary Club of North York will bid goodbye to it's soon to be past president, David Pereira. 
David led the club with a new vision, and helped lead the club in supporting various community causes, locally and globally!
As we welcome Mac Mekawi's 2015-2016 term, We look back and reflect on the year that was.
 
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The Rotary Club of North York, Represented by Mac Mekawi, concluded it's first Financial Literacy for Seniors workshop initiative.
The workshop was held at the Toronto Public Library, Fairview mall Branch. With much help and support from the staff there.
 
 
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The Rotary club of North York welcomed Steve Rutledge today, a fellow Rotarian, and creator of adoptavillageinlaos charitable organization. Steve teams with local and international volunteers to helping villagers in rural areas having access to clean water and sustainable sanitation. 
the passion and dedication that Steve and the rest of the volunteers exhibit in helping others is infectious. 
The Rotary club of North York is proud to support the adoptavillageinlaos volunteers, and presented a cash donation to help them continue the fantastic work that they do. 
 
You can follow their progress in their website, https://adoptavillageinlaos.wordpress.com
 
 
 
Below, President-Elect Mac Mekawi with Steve Rutledge.
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Posted on Feb 25, 2015

​RCNY is Hosting Yuk Yuk's Comedy Night on Thurs March 26th, 2015​

The Rotary Club of North York is proud to host this night of entertainment and laughs.
Our goal is to raise $3,000 and we are proud to be giving the net proceeds of this show to two very worthy causes that we currently support financially.

Cost of tickets are only $20 each. Please note that if you’re not able to attend this particular event but would still like to support these important organizations, the tickets can be used for any weeknight show.
 
Tickets can be purchased by clicking here or by contacting any member of the club, including our club President David Pereira at RCNYDavid@gmail.com. 
 
 
The address is 224 Richmond Street West in downtown Toronto. The show starts at 8pm and doors open at 7pm. 
Please be advised that shows are not censored and are restricted to ages 19+
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Festive Gift Baskets and Fruit Cake


In the true spirit of Christmas our club is selling festive gift baskets and Claxton's famous fruit cake. Baskets come in several varieties with various types of ham and/or kosher salami with a wonderful assortment of cheese, crackers, cookies and chocolate truffles.
Any money raised goes to helping others. Please contact John Kane if you are interested.

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Posted on May 09, 2011

The Changemaker Award

 

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RI President-elect Kalyan Banerjee will introduce a new recognition, the Changemaker Award, to accompany the Presidential Citation during the 2011-12 Rotary year. Banerjee, who said he will encourage Rotarians to focus on change, explained that the Changemaker Award will recognize Rotary clubs that make an extraordinary impact through their work in the Avenues of Service. Read more about this on the Rotary website.

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Posted by Les Shernofsky on Jan 21, 2010
Cliff Dochterman, Rotarian since 1958 and a past Rotary International President, takes us on a humanitarian journey, displaying the amazing impact of what one person can realize as he reflects upon his lifetime of service within Rotary.
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Posted by Les Shernofsky on Jul 11, 2004

The Rotary Club of North York has 2 Domain Names (Website names) to access our website.

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Rotary Club of North York Completes Its $20,000 Pledge to Eva's Satellite Les Shernofsky 0
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As Rotarians we have the Four-Way Test in mind in every decision we make.  Our utmost responsibility is to speak the truth, to be fair, to build goodwill and better friendships, and to do our very best in all situations.



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Rotary at work: Joe Dale and Mark Wafer (from Whitby club). Joe has worked in the disability field for over 30 years and has spent most of that time working on various issues related to helping people who have a disability.
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