Recently we compiled a list of the "Top Ten"  accomplishments we are proud of in our community for the local DHT newspaper.  See it HERE
 
Rotary serves in many ways including hands on projects, funding, leadership.  Here are some financial contributions the Club has made in the past few years.

QEII Hospital Foundation  (to date)  $400,000
Alberta Special Olympics $25,000
Mighty Peace Day (Youth Society) $25,000
Clairmont Participarent $25,000
GP Skate Club $9,420
GP Cricket Society $10,000
GP Swim Club $8,640
QEII Hospital Auxillary $9420
MADD $1000
Saskatoon Island Prov. Park $2,500
MS Society $2700
Cool Aid $33,500
Penson School Parent Fund-raising $25,000
Nitehawk $5000
TEC Centre Facility Improvement $19,000
YMCA GP Youth Program
Friendship Centre Aboriginal Head Start
Safe Communities - Rachel's Challenge - $5000
Grande Prairie Boy's Choir  $7000
Swanavon School Parent Assoc $15,000
Local Air Cadets; (per annum)  $18,000
Clairmont School Playground $25,000
Golden Age Center  (to date)   $125,000
Camp Tamarack  $80,000
Scholarships:  Various high schools in the region annually
Hillside Park  $50,000
Salvation Army Soup Kitchen  $50,000
GPRC College Foundation  (Rotary Conferencing Center)  $50,000
Muskoseepi Park Playground  $40,000
Lawn Bowling Center  $25,000
Wolverines Wheelchair Society $949
PARDS ( various work projects including hands on projects) plus cash.  $9720
Skateboard park in Muskoseepi;             $20,000
Smith Field Soccer facility  $50,000
Community Foundation  Endowment  $25,000
Center 2000
Second Street Theatre
Rotary House   $230,000
Rotary Community Room - Grande Prairie Public Library  $100,000
Hythe Senior Centre $50,000
Kool Aid $75,00
Employment Partnership Program $25,000
Grande Prairie French School Playground $25,000
Multi-Plex Pool Complex Grande Prairie $33,000


On top of the above, every year our Club budgets 20,000 - 25,000 for "Small Donations" for various local groups that apply to our Club for funding.  In the past year the Club has supported these and other projects:
 
Wolverines Wheelchair Sports Assoc... $4,051.00
Goodwill Industries ....  $500.00
Reading University ....  $5,000.00
Community Foundation of Northwest... ....  $1,000.00
Canadian Red Cross Society ....  $1,500.00
The Healing $1,000.00   
Crystal Park Tutoring Program ....  $2,500.00
GP Century Play Society ....  $2,500.00     
HIV North Society ....  2,000.00 
Hillside Community School .... $500.00
Canadian Cancer Society ....  $1,000.00
Friends of Saskatoon Island ....  $2,500.00
Volunteer Services Bureau ....  $300.00
Grande Prairie Public School District FNMI .... $2,000.00
Grande Prairie and District Music Fest… $3,500.00
MS Society 2014 ....  $2,700.00
Grande Prairie Disc Golf Club 2014 ....  $600.00
City of Grande Prairie… $500.00
MADD ....  $1,000.00      
KMSC Law Golf Event .... $500.00
GP Boys Choir ....  $2,000.00
Sexsmith Secondary School ....  $500
Pine Ridge Adventure Camp …$932.38
Young Life … $800.00     
Wapiti Nordic Ski Club….. $3,000.00

 

  International Projects
    Bolivia - Funding community facilities
    Buses to Mexico
    Footbridge in Panama for school children so they could attend. $5,000
    Guatemala Literacy - $3,500
    Project Amigo in Mexico (supporting youth)
    Belize Literacy Project