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Rotary awards major grant to historic Fort Ward project

Rotary Club of Bainbridge Island has pledged a $60,000 matching grant to the Fort Ward Community Hall, a landmark contribution to the heritage building restoration and public park facility project. The grant was unanimously endorsed by the Bainbridge Rotary board and approved by the club’s general membership this week. Friends of Fort Ward, the neighborhood […]


Thirty local nonprofits benefit from the club’s 2015 Auction/Rummage Sale proceeds   There’s a community grant for almost everyone and everything among this year’s Bainbridge Island Rotary Club Community Grants Awards. This year’s grants benefit 30 local nonprofits, funding a variety of services including health and human services, education and research, recreation, arts and humanities, the […]

Rotary Library Grant

Bainbridge Library ‘Refresh’ project gets major boost from Rotary Grant. The Rotary Club of Bainbridge Island recently awarded a grant of $100,000 to provide the Bainbridge Public Library with an important piece of funding for a major improvement project to begin later this year. Rotary Club of Bainbridge Island has a long history of support […]

2 Bainbridge students selected for Youth Leadership Seminar

Two students from Eagle Harbor High School, Jack Rusher & Samuel Bloom have been selected to attend a Rotary Youth Leadership Awards Seminar (RYLA) at Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma on March 10-13. RYLA is a seminar geared to helping young people carry forward an exciting program of self-discovery. The conference will consist of nationally renowned […]

Scholarships 2016

 SCHOLARSHIP MONEY The Rotary Club of Bainbridge Island is offering two types of educational grants this year. The number of recipients and size of awards will be determined by the applicant pool IN RECOGNITION OF EXEMPLARY COMMUNITY SERVICE We are seeking high school seniors who have, through their actions, demonstrated a commitment to community service […]

Owen’s Playground reaches fund raising goal. Part of the ‘new’ Rotary Field Complex

Owen’s Playground reaches fund raising goal. Part of the ‘new’ Rotary Field Complex The Owen’s Playground project announced recently that it had reached its Phase 2 fund raising goal of $350, 000. Owen passed away at age six, in October of 2013, from complications associated with cerebral palsy. Friends, family and the community gave generously to his […]

Your guide to Emergency Preparedness on our website!

Our Emergency Preparedness Committee has put together a list of Community resources for the community to access. Just go to our Rotary website, click on Membership, then on Emergency Preparedness. Go through the menu of links to read how to be completely prepared for any emergency.

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First Monday Dinner, 6:30-8pm at St Barnabas (April 4 & May 2 at Wing Point Country Club)

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