Service Above Self -- He Profits Most Who Serves Best.
We are a 501(c)(3) charitable organization.
Rotary Club of Ely, Minnesota
Rotary International
District 5580, Club 1398

District Governor Visits Ely Rotary
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Help the Haaversens:
Wednesdays, 12:10
    lunch & program
Grand Ely Lodge

Weekly Meetings
Access to Clean Water is vital to health. View the "Water Crisis" powerpoint to
learn more and then watch "How to Help" to see what your club can do

Ely Rotary's own Craig Loughery is Past District Governor for Rotary District 5580, ably assisted by "The Lovely Diane."
Club News
Exchange Students

Felipe Ruiz from Rio de Janiero 
     is our current exchange student

Jacopo Mercanti was here from Italy
       Visit Jacopo's Webpage

  Hannah Jankovec is in Japan
    She has a Facebook page where you can 
​      follow her adventures

Paul Harris Recognition

​In keeping with the District goal
of 100 Paul Harris Fellows this year, 
our club is proud to recognize:
   Al Nap
   Ward Nelson (third time!)
   Diane Loughery
   Craig Loughery

Penny Jar Check Presented

$3,838 collected and presented to the
 Ely Area Food Shelf.  Good work, 
Chairman Evan Faltesk and the route 
captains and thank you to all the 
supporting merchants.

Recent Activities

Candidates Forums   


We co-host these election time events with the AAUW.

Habitat Build Days

Helping build a home 
for an Ely family

2016 Auction was August 11

Nina Haaversen was host mom for 3 of our exchange students. On Nov 23 she died in a car accident. To help her family with a donation, click on the "Thank you, Nina" button.

Thank you, Nina!