The Dryden Rotary Charity Foundation has approved funding for a number of community initiatives in the region.

The foundation is operated by the Rotary Club of Dryden and assisted by the Rotary Club of Sioux Lookout.

These applications are under the youth, poverty, health and community mandates. Money was raised between October and April and will help a number of organizations including:

  • Ear Falls Chukuni Christmas Cheer Board $500.00

  • Red Lake Chukuni Christmas Cheer Board $3,500.00

  • Community Support Centre NW (Christmas Cheer) $5,000.00

  • Mary Berglund Community Health Centre (Christmas Cheer/Food Bank) $3,000.00

  • Dryden Food Bank $10,000.00

  • Dryden Regional Health Centre/Dryden Family Health Team (Accessibility Lift & Swing – for those living with disabilities) $9,953.00

  • Red Lake Family Health Team (podiatry chair/table)