The Rotary Foundation is a not for profit corporation enabling Rotarians and their partners to achieve sustainable solutions to global problems. Widely recognised as being in the top 5 for Best Value Charity Giving it celebrated its 1st 100 years in 2017
The mission of the Rotary Foundation is to enable Rotary members to advance world understanding, goodwill, and peace through the improvement of health, the support of education, and the alleviation of poverty. The Foundation is a not-for-profit corporation supported solely by voluntary contributions from Rotary members and friends of the Foundation who share its vision of a better world. This support is essential to make possible projects, funded with Foundation grants, that bring sustainable improvement to communities in need.
Clubs may apply for funds for COVID-19 projects or for projects unrelated to the pandemic. The deadline for applications is 15th June. Clubs may apply for up to £1,500 to match the club's contribution to a project. The level of award is based on a club's giving to the Rotary Foundation over the last two years.