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.


The Rotary Club of Whitby Sunrise’s much-anticipated annual food tasting event "Savour the Flavour" showcases 12 of the best local restaurants all under one roof and raises funds for our community. Enjoy dinner with Rotarians and business leaders while sampling feature foods and socializing in the beautiful setting of Deer Creek Golf & Country Club, 2700 Audley Road, N, Ajax, Ontario. On Thursday, February 1st, 2018 guests will enjoy Live & Silent Auction, Exciting Monte Carlo Entertainment and much more!


Horses Help Canada invites you to a free Open House Event on Saturday, October 14, 2017, from 11 am to 2 pm. at Absolute Equestrian Centre, 2077 Bloor St., Clarington, Ontario L1C 3K3. Enjoy a BBQ served by Whitby Sunrise, Pony Rides, and Demonstrations from past participants. Horses Help Canada, a 95 percent volunteer-based non-profit organization, provides help to youths with special needs and at-risk to overcome barriers through interactions with horses. https://www.facebook.com/horseshelpcanada/


The 7th Annual Whitby Ribfest is July 6-8th 2018. 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.