Dear Rotaractor,

Take a quick break from exams and check out our newsletter! Lots of things happening in the next few days, take a look!

Wine Fest | Call for Volunteers | Rotary Club of Burnaby Metrotown | April 25 | RSVP by tomorrow, April 23!

The Rotary Club of Burnaby Metrotown is organizing a winefest fundraiser. Volunteers get equal access and food 🙂
There is a call for volunteers. If you are interested in volunteering, RSVP to this e-mail by tomorrow (April 23) at Noon. More information: http://portal.clubrunner.ca/746/Stories/tickets-on-sale-now. Miguel and Matt will be arranging rides!

District Installation Dinner | May 2 | RSVP by this Friday, April 24!

The incoming execs from District 5040 (including our lovely club) will be sworn in on this date
You are encouraged to come out an join us for this great event. It will be a fun evening.
Your $25 ticket includes: Buffet meal, speakers, entertainment, and more!
Location: Burnaby Mountain Golf Course & Driving Range, 7600 Halifax St., Burnaby
Date/Time: May 2 from 6:30pm-10:00pm
Facebook link: https://www.facebook.com/events/805302689548505/
Buy your ticket here by this Friday, April 24! https://www.picatic.com/event14288753522031355


Exams are over. Time to celebrate for our last social of the term!

End of term Social & birthday | April 29 | RSVP by April 28!
Miguel is also having his birthday that day so come on out and have a great time!
Location: Yaletown (Downtown Vancouver) – address will be sent to you once your RSVP
4:00pm-5:30pm – Pool/Hot Tub
5:30pm-6:00pm – Freshen Up
6:00pm-10:30pm – Extravaganza, socialize, mingle – fun times
10:30pm – late – head out to Granville/Gastown? TBD
Cost for all this: Only $5 or $10! (see google form for more details)

Space is limited so make sure to RSVP soon! Everyone is asked to RSVP by April 28: http://goo.gl/forms/abieoSvv9h


Rotary World Help Container Loading for Chile | April 25 | Call for Volunteers | RSVP ASAP

Interested in volunteering? Email us!
Assisting with the loading of mostly medical supplies to developing countries worldwide
More information on the program here: http://www.rotaryworldhelp.com/
Location/Time: Riverview in Coquitlam from 8:45am-11:30am
Note: if enough volunteers show interest, Miguel will arrange a ride and head to the wine fest (see above) afterwards!
Rotary Club of Vancouver Lobster on the Lake | May 2 | Call for Volunteers | RSVP ASAP

Interested in volunteering? Email us! http://rotaryvan.org/Lobster

This is a fundraiser taking place in Burnaby. Assistance will be needed with the silent auction and other tasks
This will be a great chance to connect with fellow Rotarians, eat great food, and mingle!
Only a few volunteers are needed to help with the set-up and take down.


Hoop-A-Thon Fundraiser | Rotary Club of Vancouver-Sunrise | Call for Volunteers and Donation | June 6 | RSVP Soon

Already 8 of our club members are going, so should you!
On June 6, 2015 we will join over 50 inner city kids, representing their 500 teammates, and shoot “free throws” to raise money together with Rotarians, alumni players and VIPs in the 9th annual Hoop-A-Thon.
The event supports the Strathcona Rotary Youth Development Program helping kids in families who are financially challenged.
The Program promotes teamwork, leadership skills, community involvement, education and respect for others.
What’s a Hoop-A-Thon? Find out more:More information on the program here: http://bit.ly/1Hu9No4
Your donation will make a lasting impact in the community, on behalf of the UBC Rotaract Club, Thanks for your consideration!
If you are interested in volunteering, reply to this e-mail. Donations are also encouraged!

Bike-A-Thon Fundraiser | Rotary Club of Vancouver | Call for Volunteers | July 12 | RSVP Soon

Members of other Rotaract Clubs will also be joining us for this fun event on July 12!
Approximately 10 volunteers are needed to run the water stations throughout the event. You are encouraged to come up with your own theme:)
This will be a great chance to donate your time to great community projects and get to know Rotarians from our sponsoring club
Register as a Rider or as a Fundraiser and help support the RHF Hearing Foundation’s work in support of the deaf and hard of hearing in BC.
More information here: http://rotaryvancouver.org/BikeAThon2
Interested in volunteering? RSVP to this e-mail ASAP
Rotary Project Amigo in Mexico

A Rotarian has reached out to us about Project Amigo. Check out the link: http://www.projectamigo.org/
Interested in getting involved? Email us!
– The Rotaract Club of Vancouver Team