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Organization: Royal Canadian Legion - Northwestern Ontario - Rainy River - Branch 54  
Phone Numbers: 807-852-3544
Fax: 807-852-1397
Box 272
Rainy River, ON
P0W 1L0
319 4th St
Rainy River
Intersection: 4 St and Atwood Ave
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
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
Executives: Walter Wagner - President
Brent Helgeson - 1st Vice President
Contacts: Dawn Drennan - Secretary Treasurer
Barbara Legiehn - Floor Manager
Service Description: Located at 4 St near Atwood Ave

  • 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

  • Fees: Membership - Annual
    • Call for application information
    • Educational bursary application available at local Legion office
    Eligibility - Population(s) Served:
    • 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
    Age: 18.00 years and older
    Languages: English
    Area(s) Served:
    Rainy River District  

    This information was last completely updated on August 12, 2016

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