Pictured above: Rotary Club of Richmond Past Presidents Mac Bates, Kenny Janes (Student Fellow Award Recipient) Paul Nardo, Paul Levengood and Danny Plaugher present scholarship at 100 year celebration dinner.

Rotary Club of Richmond Foundation Grant

The Rotary Club of Richmond Foundation seeks to award a single grant of $30,000 from the Rotary Club of Richmond Foundation Fund, a component fund of the Community Foundation, on an annual basis. Grant applications will be available beginning September 3, 2019 and must be submitted by 3:30 p.m. on Friday, November 1, 2019. The grant will be awarded in the first quarter of 2020.

Grant Application Criteria

Must address a current, well documented community need of which this grant would provide a significant portion of the total project costs.

Must identify a measurable goal or outcome of the project to be funded and agree to report project results to the Rotary Club of Richmond Foundation within six months of completion.

Must identify the nonprofit that would receive the grant including name, email address and phone number for a contact person at the nonprofit who can answer questions about the application.

Must be submitted through the Community Foundation online application system.

Applicants must be recognized by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and must be serving the greater Richmond community. Organizations will be subject to Community Foundation eligibility requirements and the Foundation will request documentation as needed. Applicants may also be a Rotary International identified project or charity partner.

We regret we cannot accept applications for support of the following: religious institutions (that is, organizations or projects whose primary purpose is to advance a specific religion), private foundations, debt reduction or operational deficits, endowments or memorials, political activities, legal expenses, bridge funding or interim financing, colleges or universities, or individual or scholarship applications.

The completed application must be submitted by 3:30 p.m. Friday, November 1, 2019. Click Here to access the online application. For questions about the online application, please contact Stacey Keeley atskeeley@cfrichmond.org. All other inquires can be directed to John Patton at jspatton@aol.com.

For more information and to apply click HERE.