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Welcome to the Rotary Club of Winnipeg.

The Club that made Rotary international in 1910.

Winnipeg - Downtown


We meet WEDNESDAYS at 12:15 till 1:15 PM
at the RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg
243-375 York Avenue
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Our Mission: "To create community through fellowship and service, to eliminate poverty and disease and to provide knowledge and opportunity, especially for young people."
Our Vision: "Being an exemplary club in meeting its mission, through a sustainable vibrant membership."
Are you interested in becoming involved in Rotary, but just can't attend regular noon hour meeting? A Satellite Club may be an option for you. 
A Satellite Club meets at an alternate time and location to appeal to young professionals and others interested in joining Rotary. Satellite Club members can become full Rotarians, inducted into the sponsoring Club. Satellite Clubs may develop their own service projects and/or support the projects of the Sponsoring Club.
Date & Time:  January 18, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Locations:  Rudy's Eat & Drink, in the Manitoba Hydro Building, 375 Graham Avenue
Food & Drinks:  On a "pay as you go" basis
Please RSVP to: Pat Austin at  or call 204-226-4479
                               Frank Cosway at  or call 204-294-7079  
“By the Numbers” 2017 Rotary RIBFEST August 25 to 27, 2017
*        10,000 people attended over 3 days 
*        160 volunteers providing 1,260 hours of volunteer help 
*        31 Sponsors   
*        Over $40,000 of  “in-Kind” contributions 
*        113 bicyclists used the bike corral
*        18 Manitoba bands provided over 14 hours of music and entertainment
*        3 Ribbers, 5 food trucks
*        14 yards of cardboard and beverage containers diverted to recycling
*        2,680 beer cans collected and recycled
*        12 yards of food waste and containers diverted to the Forks compost site
*        225 gallons of cooking grease collected for recycling
*        14,127 people reached through Facebook
Our goal in 2017 was to raise approximately $20,000 to support two local Youth Projects in Winnipeg - CanU and Newcomer Youth Educational Support Services Coalition
The Rotary Leadership Circle (RLC) program, established in 1996,  is a youth leadership development and summer work project for 165 youth ages 10 – 14 years of age. During  a six-week period in the summer, Youth  Leaders become positively engaged within their neighbourhood by taking on leadership and volunteer roles. Youth Leaders who complete 60 hours of service can earn $200 towards a supervised shopping trip before the start of school.  
The 60th annual Model United Nations Assembly was held on May 4-7, 2017 at the Canadian Mennonite University. Further details can be found on the website at  MUNA was founded in April, 1957 to expose youth to the world of international politics, through participation in a simulated United Nations Assembly. 
This program supports four South Sudanese students so that they can attend school in Kenya. The Rotary Club of Winnipeg is working in partnership with the Rotary Club of Eldoret-Uasin Gishu, District 9212 in Kenya. 
CSI is a 5 week Summer Learning Enrichment Program for 1000 elementary school students from the inner city  that operates from 15 sites.  Launched in 2005, CSI continues to grow each year.  CSI receives an annual  grant from our Club.
Started in 1997, the Career Symposium was created to expose students to a variety of occupations, educational institutions and employers.  The two day event, is attended by 14,000 students, teachers and parents. Students can visit the Career Café and over 200 exhibits; and choose from 35 speakers sessions.  For more information please go to
The mission of the Osu Children's Library Fund is to work in partnership with local authorities and communities to develop a network of libraries, primarily in Ghana, which promote reading for children and literacy for adults. This program was founded by Kathy Knowles in the 1980’s and is financially supported, in part, by our Rotary Club of Winnipeg and the Kinston, North Carolina Rotary Club. 
Upcoming speakers
Amanda Macrae intro by Rick Walker
Jan 24, 2018
A&O Support Services
Kristi Kenyon
Jan 31, 2018
Global College
Christina Kowall intro by Roy Vallance
Feb 07, 2018
Aboriginal Education Award Program Manager
Our Sponsors
Club Information
Winnipeg Rotary Club Community Service Fund Inc.
Registration # 11930 1448 RR0001