About the Chilliwack Rotary Club
The Rotary Club of Chilliwack is a service club dedicated to improving lives of people, both in our community and around the world. Chartered in 1934, the 3663rd club in the world, our club is the largest club in Chilliwack with 190 members. When we meet each Friday at the SureStay hotel (formerly Best Western Rainbow Country Inn), at 43971 Industrial Way in Chilliwack, our enthusiastic members are welcomed by lively music from our in-house band the "Rotations".
We are recognized and well known to be a singing club. Each meeting features an opportunity for our members to enthusiastically sing a song or two.
Rotary is a worldwide network of 1.2 million inspired individuals who translate their passion into relevant social causes to change lives in communities.
Our proud history includes our four major fundraising initiatives the Rotary Book Sale and the Rotary Dinner, the Rotary Garden & Lifestyle Tour, and Scholarship Golf Tournament which each year funds $ 30,000 in Scholarships and Breakfast Programs at three local elementary schools. Some of our larger projects include the Blue Heron Nature Reserve, Central Community Park, Rotary Trails System, Providing seating in the Rotary Theatre in the Chilliwack Cultural Centre. Please take some time to look through our website to learn more about what we do.
If this sounds like you, we are looking for like minded, enthusiastic new members. For more info on our club contact us at [email protected].
The object of Rotary is to encourage and foster the ideal of service as a basis of worthy enterprise and, in particular, to encourage and foster:
The development of acquaintance as an opportunity for service.
High ethical standards in business and professions; the recognition of the worthiness of all useful occupations; and the dignifying by each Rotarian of their occupation as an opportunity to serve society.
The application of the ideal of services by every Rotarian to their personal, business and community life.
The advancement of international understanding, goodwill, and peace through a world of fellowship of business and professional persons united in the ideal of service.
Rotary Four-Way Test
The Four-Way Test of the things we think, say or do:
Is it the TRUTH?
Is it FAIR to all concerned?
Will it build GOODWILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS?
Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?