The majority of Lottery proceeds will support other community projects in and around our region. The Swan City Rotary Club is a service club with the guiding principles of service, fellowship, diversity, integrity, and leadership. In the 2018 operating year Swan City Rotary Club supported 53 non-profit and local charities. These organizations provide a variety of much needed and valued services to our community. Some examples include:

  • Grade Three Reading Academy Society
  • Grande Prairie Association for Army Cadets
  • Grande Prairie Friendship Center
  • Grande Prairie Family Education Society
  • Grande Prairie Hospice Palliative Society
  • Grande Prairie Pipe Band Association
  • Grande Prairie Women’s Residence Association
  • Wolverine Wheel Chair Sports

Rotary is a global network of neighbors, friends, leaders and problem solvers who come together to make positive, lasting change in communities at home and abroad.

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8 Non-Profit Groups

The Swan City Rotary Club is proud to have given back over the past 19 years.
This year’s Lottery proceeds will go towards the following community programs and projects:

Bezanson Agricultural Society

The Bezanson Regional Community Cultural Centre will be the hub of our community. Boasting large meeting spaces, adequate room for high caliber sporting competitions, and ample square footage to host events, develop projects and provide essential community initiatives, there will undoubtedly be a huge effect on our economy. Local business, entrepreneurs, school children, seniors and all community members will have the opportunity to better themselves through our Centre.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Grande Prairie & Area

The In-School Mentoring Program provides youth with a role model and a friend within a school setting that they can to talk to and share the experiences with. For one hour a week, mentors meet with their mentee and engage in activities such as board games, crafts, sports or just hanging out on school grounds

Camp Tamarack Association

Camp Tamarack aims to provide an inclusive and barrier free outdoor camping experience through accessible, fun-filled and innovative programs within a safe and positive environment that nurtures personal and social development. We strive to provide people of all ages and abilities a peer-supported outdoor experience in a safe and welcoming environment, to enhance the quality of life and create positive opportunities while discovering one’s potential.

Grande Prairie Gymniks

Lottery proceeds will be used towards coaches training. The Grande Prairie Gymnastics Club has been a part of the Grande Prairie Community for over 40 years. Their vision is to inspire a foundation of excellence within the community.

Grande Prairie Public School District Educations Foundation

The GPPSD Education Foundation was designed to provide resources that cannot be provided through government allocations to school boards, specifically those initiatives which enhance the learning experience for students of the Grande Prairie Public School District. Funds raised from the Cash & Camping lottery will support the Annual School Grant Program whereby we choose programs and initiatives from classrooms within our District.

Grande Prairie Rugby Football Club

We are a local non-profit sports group dedicated to the sport of rugby. Our organization provides rugby for all skills, ages and knowledge levels are welcome from ages 7-55+ competing provincially in the Edmonton Rugby Union the northern division of the Alberta Rugby League. Additionally, we support the local high school rugby league through volunteers that coach the local teams, provide referees, and training opportunities for those of high school age to learn and develop their skills in rugby.

Peace Area Riding for the Disabled Society

Peace Area Riding for the Disabled Society (PARDS) is committed to providing high quality Equine Assisted Therapy to Peace Country residents. PARDS supports individuals of all ages and abilities to maximize their growth and potential; physically, cognitively, behaviorally and socially, through a variety of equine assisted programs and activities.

Seniors Outreach/Meals on Wheels

Seniors Outreach is a “One Stop Shop” for information and referrals for Seniors, Caregivers, Family, or anyone that is working with a senior to make sure that they are getting all the benefits that they are eligible for. We help seniors with applying for pensions and grants. We answer and help with any needs a senior may have. Example homecare, housing, pensions, health benefits, meals, security etc. we will help them or refer them to someone that can.
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  • Sponsors


  • Sponsors


  • All Peace Petroleum
  • All Peace Protection
  • Battery World
  • Big Stick Rentals
  • Cat Rental
  • Fenties Petroleum
  • GP Fire Extinguisher & Safety Ltd.
  • Harold's Towing
  • Honey Bucket
  • Marmit Plastics
  • Megalith Power
  • Northern Doors
  • Phone Co.
  • Prairie Disposal
  • Rentco Equipment Ltd.
  • Sunburst Graphics


  • Blackman's Butcher Shop
  • Canadian Tire
  • Echo AVU
  • Happy Trails RV INC.
  • McGovern's RV and Marine
  • New Horizon Co-op
  • Nor-Lan Chrysler
  • Stojan's Power Sports and Marine
  • Uniglobe Phillips Travel
  • Windsor Ford