Welcome to the Rotary Club of Whitby Sunrise




Making a difference in our backyards.

Community Service projects are local initiatives, activities, and events that Whitby Sunrise Rotarians engage in to enhance the lives of those around us. Together we're making a difference in our community!



Enriching the lives of young adults.

Youth Service recognizes the positive change implemented by youth and young adults through leadership development activities, involvement in community, international service projects and exchange programs.



Changing lives around the world.

With International Service The Rotary Club of Whitby Sunrise is helping others in communities around the world. Through our international projects in the Dominican Republic, Laos and Thailand we are changing lives!



Passion, integrity, and intelligence.

With Vocational Service Rotarians• use their professional skills to serve the local and global community, practicing their professions with integrity, and inspiring others to behave ethically through their own words and actions. 



Our Motto: Service Above Self



Our Structure

Rotary is made up of three parts: Our clubs, Rotary International, and The Rotary Foundation. Together, we work to make lasting change in our communities and around the world.

Learn more about our structure.



Community Information

What's going on in our backyard.


RLI is coming up on April 22nd at Centennial College.  If you have plans to take a leadership role in Rotary at some point, then it is a good idea to take this training. RYLA needs participants, if you know someone between ages 19 – 25 who could benefit from Leadership Training please get them to register before the end of this month.


The 5th Annual Whitby Ribfest is July 7-9th 2017. Each year Whitby Ribfest welcomes thousands of guests who enjoy a great line up of awesome entertainment, the best savoury ribs, a full midway experience, shopping at the many marketplace vendors, and a cold beverage on a hot summer weekend!


The Rotary Club of Whitby Sunrise supports the Whitby Fire Department’s Annual Junior Fire Dept. Camp, which runs each year in July and August. For more information click on this link:  Junior Fire Dept Camp. Click here to download the Junior Fire Presentation.


The Free Reading Program is a reading program that provides an effective literacy program for children that has a social media twist that helps the sponsor too. They partner with organizations looking to improve literacy in their community or around the world.


Mary Joie Agustin, a Whitby high school student, was selected as the Rotary Club of Whitby Sunrise's 2016/2017 youth exchange student. Rotary Youth Exchange builds peace one young person at a time. Students learn a new language, discover another culture, and truly become global citizens. Exchanges for students 15 to 19 years old are sponsored by Rotary clubs in more than 100 countries.