The Weyburn Rotary Club (shown in a group photo just before COVID) will make donations to local organizations which applied for assistance during the COVID pandemic.
The club, along with many other non-profit groups, have faced difficulties raising funds due to the public health restrictions imposed due to the pandemic.
The Rotary Club had some funds available in their budget that could be disbursed to non-profit groups, and after considering applications for funding, decided on the following donations.
Inclusion Weyburn will receive $1,500, while the Weyburn Golf Club and the Weyburn branch of the Royal Canadian Legion will each receive $750.
Envision Counselling will get a donation of $1,000, and the Weyburn Therapeutic Animal Park will receive $500 towards their playground.
The Weyburn branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association will receive $500 in addition to a $1,000 already provided.
The Weyburn Wor-Kin Shop will receive a $500 donation, including towards buying a new meat slicer.
Rotary had earlier made a donation of $1,000 to the Weyburn Group Homes Society, and are supplementing that with an additional $500.