Speakers
No Meeting
May 23, 2022
Victoria Day Holiday
Club Executives & Directors
President
Past President
President-Elect
Secretary
Treasurer
Club Services Director
Community Services Director
Executive Secretary
Foundation Chair
Membership
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Youth Services Director
Sergeant-at-Arms
Director at Large

Welcome to Bolton, in the Hills of Caledon!

Bolton

 Service Above Self

We meet In Person
Mondays at 6:30 PM
Rotary Place
7 Rotarian Way
Bolton, ON L7E 1Y2
Canada
Join our club!
We are a high-spirited, active club with strong ties in the community. Take a look at our website to see some of the recent accomplishments. New members are always welcome.  Make your contribution count! Email boltonrotary@gmail.com to have someone call to connect.  
Home Page Stories
Bolton200 Discovery Game has been developed by the Rotary Club of Bolton for the Bolton bi-centennial. The family-focused game is free for all to join. It will challenge participants to find mystery locations and intriguing history within Bolton. People can enter at any time during the game.  We will announce ‘high points’ teams on social media but really the game is just for fun, physical outdoor activity and learning about your community’s history. The game is run through a mobile app, GooseChase, where you will see the list of challenges and be able to upload your photos and videos. The game will be launched on March 1 and run until June 3.  Tell others so they can join in the fun!  Find out more at Bolton200.ca    you can join anytime!!
 
 
Step 1  – upload Goosechase app on your phone. The game name is Bolton200 or code is 8Z66MZ
Step 2 – go to the ‘missions’ and see which of them you want to play.
Step 3 -  upload your photos and videos of good times and smart answers!
If you get stumped on a challenge, email admin@boltonrotary.ca  for clarification, directions, or answers. 
 
 
See us at the Home and Lifestyle show in Albion Bolton Community Centre on weekend of April 28 - May 1. Here's your chance to ask questions and discover what Rotary is all about and our impact in the community!
The Rotary Club of Bolton is so appreciative of everyone's heartfelt support and involvement in our projects.  The generosity of this community is inspiring.  We have so many worthwhile causes that resonate with people - Ukraine Crisis Support, Caledon Kids First, Water First Indigenous Internship, Bi-Centennial project, Murray Stewart Trail, Bolton Rotary Peace Park, and many more.  Make your donation count as 100% of all proceeds go toward the project.  
 
Thank you to everyone who donated to this fund.  Your generosity allowed us to contribute over $10,000 to the ongoing humanitarian aid.  
As part of our  Bolton200 Discovery Game we will be asking families to explore Bolton in many different ways.  One challenge will be to take a video of someone singing this Ken Graydon song from 1972 about Bolton for the 150th anniversary. The music https://youtu.be/oRK31K7fSv8 .  Words below.
 
 
The Rotary Club of Bolton has had great success with their Caledon Kids First Program!  It is a funding program in sports and wellness programs for families in need.  Youth have participated in dance, soccer, karate, skating, baseball, hockey, music, swimming, etc.  and over the 5 years we have sponsored 155 youth under 18. 
 
Thank you everyone for your help in supporting this worthy cause. You should all be very proud of yourselves! The Rotary Club of Bolton cannot be more pleased by the outpouring of community involvement. If you would like to see more of what the Rotary Club of Bolton is doing and would like to be a part of this dynamic group, please contact us at boltorotary@gmail.com

(Photo Credit: Dan O’Reilly) Bolton Rotary Club president Rita Cantelon, Caledon Mayor Allan Thompson and Caledon Seniors Centre past president Nora Martin, celebrated on Sept. 24 to mark the construction of the Rotary Place expansion.

26 years after the facility was built, the long-awaited $10-million expansion to Rotary Place in Bolton, the home the Caledon Seniors Centre with an anticipated completion by the fall of 2022.  It will include three new multi-purpose rooms, a new commercial kitchen, a new OPP satellite station, storage space and connection to the Caledon Centre for Recreation and Wellness.

 
our donation helping Guides rebuild the eco-system.
 

The new pollinator garden project at the Albion Bolton Branch of the Caledon Public Library has taken flight. 

 INAUGURAL opening at the Los Limones School in Gualan Guatemala. This school for 200 students was dedicated to Hectorine Villanovich.  Aldo was sad not to be able to attend due to flight restrictions but know the club will do us proud!
Bolton Rotary and Garden Foods has provided
$12,500 in grocery cards to be distributed to families very quickly, they will supplement non-perishable hampers that we continue to make available to low income families. The Exchange has well over 300 families that rely on our food support to maintain a healthy diet. Your kindness ensures fresh produce, eggs, milk, poultry and lots of other nutritious food is provided to many Caledon residents during these incredibly challenging days.

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Firoz Khan, President of Banas Stones in Bolton, donated 10,000 face masks to the Rotary Club of Bolton to distribute. On Friday, April 17, Ed Broeders, Ross Gray and Doug Prince, of the Rotary Club distributed those masks, and they were graciously and happily received.We started at the Vera Davis Centre, they received 2,000; next on to CCS where we dropped off a further 2,000;  2,000 more went to the King Home; and then cross country over to Bethel Hospice where we gave 1,000.  Another of our members, Dave Sammut, is delivering 500 up to Matthews House in Alliston.  We have also heard from local banks, food stores and pharmacies that they could all use whatever we can distribute.We are thankful to Firoz at Banas Stones for his donation and are happy to be supporting our front line workers during these unprecedented times
 
So much fun to watch these girls in action on Saturday when we presented them with a cheque for $6,000. to support this great organization.  
Delivering $2500 cheque to Matthews Hospice...Andrea, Doug, Brenda and Ross. 

Matthews House Residential Program provides quality, compassion and comfortable care for clients at end of life. Our care is provided without cost.

We are currently the largest residential hospice in the CHLIN and our 10 beds help fill the gap for hospice palliative care beds in our community.

The new Murray Stewart Trail through Bolton Camp was much appreciated by Haunted Hill runners and the community at large this fall ! Take a walk through the woods on the new fallen snow this Christmas and enjoy nature at it's best !
Bob and Sherrin presented images of their
recent trip to India.  This team of Rotarians visited many school sites and did a polio innoculation day.  With only 7 current new cases,
and continued vigilance we can succeed with polio eradication in 2016.  A truly awesome accomplishment spearheaded by Rotary.