2014 Sault Ste. Marie Easter Seals Ambassador
Billy Byrnes-Adam





The Rotary Club of Sault Ste. Marie supports Easter Seals Ontario by presenting the local Easter Seals Telethon, TD Canada Trust Change for Change in the Life of an Easter Seals Child and Snowarama. The club also offers bursaries to secondary and post-secondary schools, offers a student exchange program and group study exchange program, and organizes both the Rotary District Science Fair and the Sault Ste. Marie Sports Awards program.

The club's major events are:

  • ROTARYFEST, The Sault's Summer Festival, held annually the third weekend of July
  • An annual car draw associated with ROTARYFEST
  • The Station Mall Rotary Charity Golf Classic at Crimson Ridge
  • The Bell Celebrity Skate and Swim presented by Agero held annually in November
  • The Battle of the Sections held annually at a Soo Greyhounds hockey game
  • Easter Seals Ontario events:  Snowarama, TD Canada Trust Change for Change, and The Easter Seals Telethon
  • Rotary District Science Fair


ROBERT DOAN,  ticket number 13345

Upcoming Events

August 25 - 2nd Annual Station Mall/Rotary Charity Golf Classic  
                   click here to download the registration form         

Announcements and Awards  

Support by the community of our SOLD OUT car draw enabled
the Rotary Club of Sault Ste. Marie to make $189,000 in donations!

Easter Seals Ontario - $55,000.00
Children’s Rehabilitation Centre Algoma - $40,000.00
Arts Council of Sault Ste. Marie and District - $20,000.00
Sault Area Hospital - $10,000.00
ARCH - $10,000.00
Soup Kitchen - $10,000.00
Youth Science Canada (District Science Fair) - $7500.00
YMCA - $5000.00
Canadian Bushplane Heritage Centre- $5000.00
Art Gallery of Algoma- $5000.00
Algoma Music Camp- $5000.00
Big Brothers/Big Sisters- $5000.00
Algoma University - $2000.00
Sault College - $2000.00
Superior Heights C & V - $1000.00
Superior Heights Community Education- $1000.00
Korah C &V- $1000.00
White Pines C & V- $1000.00
CASS- $1000.00
St. Mary’s College- $1000.00
St. Basil’s Secondary School- $1000.00
Notre Dame du Sault- $1000.00
Sault Search and Rescue - $500

2013 Bell Celebrity Skate & Swim Presented by Agero

A tremendous night where over 530 participants helped to raise over $67,470!

Jon Lang, Regional Manager of Operations for Bell Aliant, presents $5000 to Hilda Odom, President, and 2013 Sault Ste. Marie Easter Seals Ambassador, Hunter Vommaro and his parents, Tanya and Vince.

Grace Bernardo, Operations Manager, Stephanie Bifano, Employee Relations Manager, and Tammy Flammia all of Agero present $5000 to President Hilda Odom and 2013 Sault Ste. Marie Easter Seals Ambassador, Hunter Vommaro with his parents, Tanya and Vince.

$30,000 cheque representing the proceeds from the first annual Station Mall Rotary Charity Golf Classic being presented to Susan Vanagas-Cote, Executive Director of the Children's Rehabilitation Centre Algoma.

2012-13 Rotarian of the Year


Rotarian of the Year, Doug Powell, receiving his award from Past President Pino Caputo.

Induction of the club's 2013-14 President

2012-13 President Paul Kowalyk passing the gavel to 2013-14 President Hilda Odom.





 Upcoming Luncheon Programs

June 10: Round table at noon
               Sports Awards Dinner at 6:00 pm
June 17: Managing Generation Differences in the Workplace, Dr. Karyn Gordon
June 24: Round table at noon
               Presidents' Night at 6:00 pm


© 2005 Rotary Club of Sault Ste. Marie