Rotary

The Meadow Ridge Rotary Club is once again offering its annual wine festival. (Black Press files)

Rotary pouring wine and donations to charity

Meadow Ridge Rotary offers online wine tasting fundraiser

 

An owl who had her badly broken wing amputated is the subject of a naming contest hosted by the Rotary youth division, Rainmakers Interact Club, to fundraise and help the Prince Rupert Wildlife Rehab Centre, where she has found a permanent nest. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)

Hoo is this bird? Prince Rupert amputee owl needs a name

Rotary Interact Club and Prince Rupert Wildlife Rehab Shelter host naming contest

 

Volunteers watch as a mass of ducks hits the finish line during the ninth annual Rotary Duck Race in Maple Ridge Park. (The News Files)

Rotary Duck Race looking for partner organizations in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows

Virtual draw will be held in August, local groups keep 80% of their ticket sales

 

Costumes were prominent at the 2018 Polar Bear Swim, when an estimated 500 brave dippers took the plunge in White Rock. A March 19, 2022 dip is now planned as a fundraiser to support clean-water efforts for Indigenous communities. (File photo)

White Rock Polar Bear Plunge set for March 19

Rotaract-hosted event to raise funds for clean water in Indigenous communities

Costumes were prominent at the 2018 Polar Bear Swim, when an estimated 500 brave dippers took the plunge in White Rock. A March 19, 2022 dip is now planned as a fundraiser to support clean-water efforts for Indigenous communities. (File photo)
Bryan Hutton, left, owner of Canadian Tire Maple Ridge, the gold sponsor, passes a cheque for $15,000 to Maple Ridge resident Mae Santiago-Shupe, this years winner of the Rotary Duck Race, with Clint Callison, president of the Rotary Club of Meadow Ridge. (Special to The News)

Maple Ridge resident wins Rotary Duck Race grand prize

Thousands raised for local youth, seniors groups and organizations – but less than in previous years

Bryan Hutton, left, owner of Canadian Tire Maple Ridge, the gold sponsor, passes a cheque for $15,000 to Maple Ridge resident Mae Santiago-Shupe, this years winner of the Rotary Duck Race, with Clint Callison, president of the Rotary Club of Meadow Ridge. (Special to The News)
Ribfest 2019. (Aldergrove Star files)

Plans for Langley RibFest shelved for second year in row due to COVID-concerns

50/50 Rotary Lottery to continue for second year, potentially worth $250,000, set for Aug. 19

Ribfest 2019. (Aldergrove Star files)
Tickets for the first annual 50/50 Rotary Jackpot fundraiser will be on sale until Nov. 30. (Rotary Clubs of Haney and Meadow Ridge/Special to the News)

Maple Ridge Rotary clubs launch new lottery

Winner could take home up to $85,000

Tickets for the first annual 50/50 Rotary Jackpot fundraiser will be on sale until Nov. 30. (Rotary Clubs of Haney and Meadow Ridge/Special to the News)