Looking for Foundation-related news and information? Check out the latest "Foundation Note" article, which appears in our weekly District 7910 Newsletter.

For any questions on these article or other matters pertaining to Foundation grants, please contact either District Foundation Chair Sanjay Deshpande at sanjdesh51@aol.com or District Grants Subcommittee Chair Jorge Yarzebski at yj.rotary@gmail.com.

'Foundation Note' Articles (since March 2016):

April 2017:

  • April 18: Distruct Grants and Global Grants - April Update

March 2017:

  • March 7: D7910 Foundation-Giving Scorecard as of March 3

February 2017:

  • February 28: Michelle Gasbarro becomes D7910 Grants Subcommittee chair

January 2017:

  • January 17: Foundation-Giving Scorecard for ‘16-‘17 (update)

December 2016:

November 2016:

  • November 28: Update on Club-Qualification Status for Foundation Grants
  • November 21: Progress in our One Million Dollar Journey and Celebration
  • November 7: District Drive to Add $1 Million to TRF Endowment Fund in ‘16-‘17

October 2016: 

  • October 24: Available District Designated Funds for Global Grants
  • October 17: Updated Club Qualification Status for Foundation Grants

September 2016:

  • September 26: Club Qualification Status for Foundation Grants
  • September 12: Six '16-'17 Global Grant Proposals Under Review By Grants Subcommittee

August 2016: 

  • August 22: Where do you want your Foundation contributions to go?
  • August 8:  '15-'16 District contributions to Rotary Foundation
  • August 1: First set of '16-17 District Grants approved, second review cycle in August

July 2016

  • July 18: Using and teaching ClubRunner Grants Module
  • July 4: First set of '16-'17 District Grants likely to be approved by July 15

June 2016

  • June 27: Foundation Note: ‘16-‘17 Global Grants Process is Underway
  • June 20: Broader access to grant applications on ClubRunner now enabled
  • June 13: District Grant applications to start during this week

May 2016

  • May 23: Timeline for 2016-’17 District Grants 
  • May 16: Club cash contributions to global grants incur 5% extra support charge
  • May 9: District Grant Application Template for ’16-‘17
  • May 2: Per-capita Foundation contributions in '16-'17

April 2016

  • April 25: District Grant proposals received for 2016-‘17
  • April 18: Register now for required Grant Manger Training Seminar
  • April 11District Grant proposals and qualification status
  • April 4: Timeline for 2016-’17 District Grants

March 2016