Posted by Michael Bell, District 7070 Rotary Foundation Chair

Join fellow Rotarians, Rotaractors, Interactors and Earlyactors from all over District 7070, with friends and family on Sunday, September 8, 2019, for the annual District 7070 Rotary Foundation Walk in support of the Rotary Foundation. Enjoy a leisurely morning as you stroll through the Humber College Lakeshore Campus. Save this date. Start raising funds and getting pledges for The Walk. Please "Read more" for some of the details.....

Stay tuned for registration and walk details.

2019 Rotary Foundation Walk

Sunday September 8, 2019

8:30am until 2:00pm

Humber College South
(former site of the Mimico Asylum)

2 Colonel Samuel Smith Park Drive
Toronto, ON  M8V 4B6
Join us for a walk along beautiful Lake Ontario in the west end of Toronto. A time to enjoy the company of friends, old and new at our annual walk to raise funds for the Annual Programs Fund of the Rotary Foundation.

Registration 8:30am to 10:00am
Walking options of either a 2 km or 5km walk along the north shore of Lake Ontario starting from 9:30am
Historic Tunnel Tour - Learn about the history of the former Lakeshore Psychiatric Hospital as we explore the patient built underground tunnels and nineteenth-century cottages. 9:30am - 11:00am (40 person capacity)

Lunch and Networking 11:00am - 1:00pm
Post Foundation Walk Film Tour - The Lakeshore grounds have served as a popular filming location for movies, television shows and commercials since 1977. Step behind the scenes of your favourite production as we highlight the locations and stories of these productions. Tour route may include the oldest sections of the underground tunnels.
1:00pm - 2:00pm (40 person capacity)

You can plan your fundraising TODAY.  Individual pledge forms can be downloaded by clicking HERE on the pledge form link.  Please co-ordinate all club pledges with your club delegate for the foundation walk.  Clubs should submit one cheque per club directly to Rotary Foundation:

Rotary Foundation (Canada)
c/o 911600, PO Box 4090 STN A,
Toronto, ON
M5W 0E9

When you are raising funds this year for The Rotary Foundation Walk and for all of the funds of The Rotary Foundation, please try to give just a "Little more for Bill" in memory of Past District Governor Bill Patchett, who did so much to raise funds for The Rotary Foundation. Our goal from District 7070 for  2019-20 is $1,000,000.00 USD -  "A Mill for Bill" . Thank you.