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  1. Vaccination Clinic Information
  2. Upcoming meetings and events
  3. Minden Rotary in ACTION in our community, province, country, and in our world
    -this section is under redevelopment, stay tuned
  4. Take the Rotary Tour of Minden
  5. Members wanted
  6. Apply for support from Rotary
  7. Donate now
  8. contact us

VACCINATION CLINICS volunteer information/registration

Additional Mass Vaccination clinics (walk in and by appointment) will be scheduled by the Health Unit. Clinics will take place at the Minden Community Centre.
Dates are not yet known and will be published here.
Click on "clinic Review" for some interesting information on what has been achieved to date

Interested in volunteering
at a mass vaccination clinic?

Scheduled Dates for
Volunteer Sign-up


Clinic Review

As a service to the community Minden Rotary took a leading role in keeping our community safe through vaccination.

Upcoming Meetings and Events:

Jan 24 2022

ZOOM Meeting
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For a list of meetings/events that have been tentatively planned for the upcoming year, click on button below

Year at a glance

Minden Rotary in ACTION- in our community (a reresentative sample of projects)

Fuel for Warmth is a program offered by the Minden Community Food Centre that has been supported by Minden Rotary. Rotary last year attracted funding from District 7010 and this year as the recipient of one of three prizes offered by OHTO - Ontario Highlands Tourism Organisation, funded by the Province of Ontario. This made it possible to be a platinum donor for two years in a row It is inconceivable that families go cold in our community in this day and age, but it happens. This excellent program goes a long way toward eradicating this need. Find out more about OHTO by clicking on the photo

In recognition of the important role The Minden Food Bank has in our community it has always been a major recipient of support. One of the most meaningful programs is the 'Christmas Hampers' which brings Christmas to families that may otherwise been unable to enjoy. No child in our community should go without a gift or go hungry at this special time of the year. we all need to dig a little deeper to make sure this doesn't happen. Donations to Rotary can be directed by the donor to support one or more of the many community projects. This, as many others, is a good choice

As part of the community, Rotary provides support in many ways. Contributing a float to the annual Minden Santa Clause parade accompanied by dancing Rotarians is one way of giving to the children (young and young at heart) a little seasonal joy

Minden Rotary is pleased to provide support to 5 Counties for their excellent work with children in our community that are physically disadvantaged.
click on the image to learn more

The single largest contribution to the community for the past few years has been Minden Rotary's staffing the vaccination clinics. This requires the recruitment, training and support for several volunteers each day the clinic is open, for three to four days per week. This has enabled our health care workers to vaccinate as many as three hundred to five hundred people per day. The community response to the call for volunteers has been typical Minden - UNBELIEVABLE! The more that get vaccinated the safer we all are. THANK YOU MINDEN for your support

Minden Rotary in ACTION- in our province

2021 in Canada, abounding in fresh water lakes, there are boil water orders in effect. These are disproportionately in indigenous communities. Minden Rotary has chosen to support the District 7010 Water First program. This program addresses a root cause for the boil water orders - shortage of trained water treatment plant operators. Read more by clicking on the photo

Minden Rotary in ACTION- in Canada

When disaster strikes anywhere, Rotary responds. Minden Rotary is no different. We chose the Canadian Red Cross BC Flood Relief as the organisation we are supporting to bring much needed assistance to our fellow Canadians. Funds provide to the Red Cross program are matched by the Federal government. Visit the Red Cross site by clicking on the photo or donate to Rotary and direct your donation to BC flood relief

and around the world...Rotary is there to help

ROTARY TOUR of Minden 70+ years supporting the community has made a difference

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Apply for financial support for your organization's work in our community

Clicking on the button below will bring up a PDF copy of Minden Rotary's grant application form.
Print this out, complete, scan, and return to: Or
mail to:
Minden Rotary
PO Box 504
Minden ON K0M 2K0

Grant Application Form

Donate Now to the The Rotary Club of Minden Charitable Trust

Tax receipts will be issued for donations that are made to support the ongoing programs supported by the trust. Which are to: provide care and treatment for physically handicapped children; assist underpriveleged children; assist in sight conservation; assist in the provision of facilities for senior citizens.
Current progams and activities for which a component complies with the mandate are:

  1. Free dental care for underpriveledged children and adolescents;
  2. sports and recreational opportunities for handicapped children;
  3. activities and facilities that promote wellness and mental health for underpriveledged children;
  4. ensure access to nutritious food and winter fuel for underpriveledged families;
  5. activities and opportunities to improve the quality of life for Long Term Care residents and other seniors in our community;
  6. housing for Seniors.

Minden Rotary uses the services of CanadaHelps a charitable organization that facilitates the processing of payments, credit cards, issuing tax receipts, and reporting for the very low rate of $0.35/$10.00. Additional financial requests to support this charity are voluntary. The use of CanadaHelps is the preferred way to donate. However, donations may be made directly to Minden Rotary by sending a cheque to The Rotary Club of Minden with "Charitable Trust" in the memo line. Address is: P.O.Box 504 Minden ON K0M 2K0
The NEEDS are REAL, your SUPPORT is appreciated

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In person meetings have resumed. The club meets every Monday,normally at The Dominion Hotel in Minden. Meetings start at 5:45 pm and usually
includes dinner (from the menu), followed by a speaker talking about a topic of interest to the community, then some club business that needs attention. Meetings are very informal and a lot of fun. Come out to one or more meetings as a guest and experience the camaraderie enjoyed by your fellow citizens of Minden. In case the meeting is moved to another location or replaced by a club activity, please let us know you are coming by sending an email to

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