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Students and Donors to Rotary Bursary Fund Luncheon

Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

Rotary Donors and Student Bursary Recipients Lunch Gravenhurst Rotary celebrates students with bursaries, luncheon Students thank Rotary donors Community Dec 19, 2017 Gravenhurst Banner Rotary bursary luncheon Some recipeints of student Rotary bursaries attend a luncheon in Gravenhurst. In back, from left: Andrew Atkin, Ryan Godfrey, Nicholas Sluyk, In front, from left: Mary Vinson-Shea, Rachel […]

Local Cottager Helps Students In Gravenhurst

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

Gravenhurst cottager helps local students realize their educational dreams. Tim Forwell donates $25,000 to Rotary Club of Gravenhurst. Aug 22, 2017,  Gravenhurst Banner Local resident Tim Forwell gave seven hard working students a little help in their endeavours to get a college or university education. While in Florida, he had read about the dilemma many […]

‘Rotary Bursary Endowment Fund’ Grows Thanks to John Vail Family

Monday, June 12th, 2017

John Vail Family Donates To Rotary Bursary Endowment Fund The Rotary Bursary Endowment Fund is $25,000 richer News Jun 12, 2017 Gravenhurst Banner GRAVENHURST — At a very appropriate time the Rotary Bursary Endowment Fund has received a sizeable donation from John Vail and family toward helping students planning to advance their education. Vail donated […]

Globe and Mail – Businessman Fundraises for Student Scholarships

Friday, January 8th, 2016

Link to Globe and Mail Article Paul Waldie Published January 8, 2016 Contributor: Ken Little The gift: Helping to raise $1.3-million The cause: Scholarships for students in Gravenhurst, Ont. The Muskoka region of Ontario is known for its luxury resorts and expensive cottages. But many families living in communities such as Gravenhurst, one of the […]

Anonymous Donor Gives $50,000.00 to Rotary Bursary Endowment Fund

Thursday, August 13th, 2015

Anonymous Donor – Rotary Bursary Endowment FundNews Aug 13, 2015 by Brent Cooper Gravenhurst Banner BIG CHEQUE: Ross Seimms of the Rotary Club of Gravenhurst holds a large cheque for $50,000 while fund chair Ken Little talks about the anonymous donation the club received for its bursary fund. (Photo by Brent Cooper) GRAVENHURST – Someone […]

Rotary Bursaries Bring Christmas Joy to Students

Sunday, December 14th, 2014

Link to Gravenhurst Banner Article News Dec 14, 2014 Gravenhurst Banner GRAVENHURST — This year the Rotary Bursary Endowment Fund awarded a total of $44,000 to 37 students. The students, who either live in Gravenhurst or attended school in Gravenhurst, will find a portion of their tuition has been paid by the Rotary Bursary Endowment […]

Thanks to Tanner family for bursary

Sunday, August 10th, 2014

via DEAR EDITOR — We should be pleased that after living or working in such places as Orillia, Elmira, Wellesley Township, Orangeville, Port Elgin, Waterloo, Walkerton, Manitoulin, Darnock and Toronto this lovely couple has chosen to live in Gravenhurst. We are very fortunate to have people moving to the community who have adopted it as […]

Rotary Bursary Endowment Fund continues to grow

Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

via GRAVENHURST — The Rotary Bursary Endowment Fund was pleasantly surprised to receive a $10,000 donation from the John and Terri Vellinga to help provide bursaries to students in need of financial assistance for their upcoming years at college or university. Ken Little, chairman of the fund, noted on acceptance of the cheque that the […]

Goodwins give Rotary Bursary Fund New Year’s Boost of $10,000

Sunday, January 19th, 2014


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