Rotary Club of St. John's East
WHO WE ARE - The Rotary Club of St. John's East was chartered on June 4, 1993 through sponsorship from the Rotary Club of St. John's. Our membership is currently around 50 members and growing. As early risers, we meet 7:30 am every Friday morning at the Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland, in Cavendish Square in downtown St. John's. Humour abounds and our meetings are widely viewed by visiting Rotarians and guests as being very upbeat and entertaining. St. John's East has a reputation for being a very forward looking club which makes a valuable contribution to improving the lives of those less fortunate at both the local and international level. In recognition of its efforts, during the 2006/07 Rotary year, the Rotary Club of St. John's East was recognized as the outstanding club in all of District 7820 which encompasses some 46 clubs throughout Atlantic Canada. In 2013/14 the Rotary Club of St. John's East was awarded the
WHEN and WHERE WE MEET - The Rotary Club of St. John's East meets every Friday at 7:30 am at the Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland, 115 Cavendish Square, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.
WHAT WE DO - Our club is a diverse group of professional leaders working to address various community and international service needs and our members are our most important asset. Since 1995, we have provided over $700,000 to local projects and programs that addressed a wide range of needs. Our recent contributions have included Ronald MacDonald House and the Penney Family YMCA building funds our Rotary Read-A-Long Program and B.U.R.P.™ (the Boys Undercover Reading Program), Bishop Abraham Elementary (our adopted school) and responses to requests for financial support received by our Club Foundation. Now, in 2013 we inaugurated an exciting new FUNdraiser "ROTFL" Comedy Event in support of the Bannerman Park Rotary Splash Pad and our other Rotary causes.
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Content on this website was updated on June 9, 2014