Events & Activities
We will be announcing the theme and the charity. We encourage members with an interest or skill in event planning, fundraising, or sponsorship management and want to be part of one of the biggest Rotaract events of the year, come join us on the Annual Fundraiser Committee!
Our members enjoy a full calendar of volunteer activities, socials, and professional development opportunities.
For information about our upcoming events and/or to be added to our newsletter, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org! Information about meetings, events and projects can be found on the calendar below.
The Rotaract Club of Toronto is proud to have been serving the local community and communities abroad for 31 years. Throughout the year, we dedicate our time to various local, international and professional development initiatives and projects for the betterment of our community and our members. Our club also engages in a multitude of projects in partnership with our sponsoring Rotary Club, expanding perspectives and joining forces for an even more significant impact. As a part of Rotary International, we have access to funds and countless resources trough the Rotary Foundation to turn into reality even the most ambitious of projects.
The Six Areas of Focus
Most of our community service projects fall within Rotary's six areas of focus to build international relationships, improve lives, and create a better world to support our peace efforts and end polio forever. The areas of focus are: Promoting peace, fighting disease, Providing clean water, sanitation, and hygiene, saving mothers and children, supporting education and growing local economies.
Events & Fundraisers
Professional Development, Social and Wellness Events
Our active members enjoy a full calendar of socials and professional development opportunities. There are plenty of networking events where Rotaractors can connect with each other, with Rotarians and other professionals and community leaders. Rotaract is also a lot of fun! We organize exciting social events that encourage engagement, bonding, and fellowship within our club, as well as promoting good physical and mental health.
The Annual Fundraiser
Each year, our club organizes a large fundraising event in support of a charitable cause. We engage with our members to select the cause, and go all-out with the planning to ensure that it's a night to remember for the hundreds of guests at the event! It's our biggest fundraising event each year, and we hope to see you there!
This year's event will be happening on February 21 at the Arta Gallery in the Distillery District. The theme is "Summer Vibes in Winter Times"– to warm you up on a February evening. Come mingle with Rotaractors, Rotarians, friends, family and members of the community, explore the gallery and raise funds to support Skylark and its programs. Click here to find out more about the event and get tickets.
Skylark is a leading Toronto-based charity dedicated to children, young people and their families struggling with complex mental health and developmental needs. Skylark believes that all young people, regardless of their developmental, social and psychological needs, are resilient and possess their unique strengths. Learn more about them here.
Last year's Annual Fundraiser theme was "Step Up For Camp," a night of fun at the Bata Shoe Museum, with access to all museum exhibits. Proceeds supported Camp Scugog, which has offered programming and support children, youth, and mothers in need since 1931.