Royal Canadian Legion - Northwestern Ontario

Site: Rainy River - Branch 54

Service: Veterans Club

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides a service club for Veterans, including military and Royal Canadian Mounted Police members in active service 
  • Focuses mainly on and promotes remembrance of the men and women who gave their lives serving in wars and military missions around the world 
  • Sponsors youth programs including school poster/prose contest and support for a youth to attend International Peace Gardens 
  • Supports other organizations financially, particularly medical facilities and equipment 
  • Provides hall rentals and catering for events 
  • Funds educational bursaries 
  • Coordinates the annual poppy campaign fundraiser and various fundraising events
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 10 am-6 pm 
Lounge: Mon-Sat 12 noon-1 am (closing time can vary)
Dates Jul-Aug: Meetings -- Non-operational
Areas Served Rainy River
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
  • Membership open to all Canadian veterans as well as serving and former members of the Canadian Forces, RCMP, The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary, other police forces, fire departments and their dependents, and Canadians who subscribe to the purposes and objects of the organization 
  • Membership also open to members of the general public who are Canadian citizens 
  • Educational bursaries are only available to graduating high school students with at least 1 parent as a Legion member
Application
  • Call for application information 
  • Educational bursary application available at local Legion office
Languages English
Fees Membership - Annual
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-852-3544
Fax 807-852-1397
Website www.legion.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Secretary Treasurer
Primary Executive President
Alternate Executive 1st Vice President
Located In Community Rainy River
Address 319 4th St
Rainy River, ON P0W 1L0
 
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Intersection 4 St and Atwood Ave
Mailing Address PO Box 272 
Rainy River, ON P0W 1L0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Fundraising ; Fees - Membership
Elections Annually in Dec -- New officers installed in Jan
Meetings Executive: monthly, second Thu, 7 pm 
General membership: monthly, last Wed, 7 pm