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DISTRICT GRANTS FOR 2018-2019

The website for the online District Grants Management System: 
Roster of all District Grants, please click here.

For login, click here. (Provided to those of your club responsible for reporting.)  

Recording of training webinar for District Grants Management System:


Webinar Recording


 

2018 – 2019 District 6450 Peace in Action

Special District Grant Application Instructions

Special District Grants up to $1,000 are available to Clubs for Peace in Action projects!

Requests due by October 31, 2018

BE A PARTNER IN PEACE – IT’S AS EASY AS 1, 2, 3 FOLLOWING THESE STEPS

 

1.  Apply for a Special Peace in Action District Grant by October 31, 2018: Clubs may submit one Special District Grant  
    application for up to $1,000 by completing the 
Peace in Action District Grant Application and emailing it to 
    
Grants@Rotary6450.net.

·         Multiple Clubs may work together on a single project and file one application. The lead Club will receive the
          grant funds.

·         The project expenditures must occur between July 1, 2018 and May 31, 2019.

 

2.  Implement Peace in Action project with local Peace Partner: Keep thorough records of expenses and financial
     transactions. Acceptable Proof of Expense Payments includes: cancelled checks, bank statements, bonafide itemized
     receipts.  
Share news about your project to promote the cause. Let people know how Rotarians participated.

 

3.  Clubs are encouraged to file their Final Reports as soon as possible after their projects are finished by completing the 
     
Peace in Action District Grant Final Report and emailing it, along with valid Proof of Expense Payments, to 
     
Grants@Rotary6450.net.

 

Please contact District Grants Subcommittee Chair Rachel Ossyra at Grants@Rotary6450.net with any questions.


Some partners to consider:

  • Archdiocese of Chicago/Catholic Charities
  • Fierce Women of Faith
  • Salvation Army
  • St. Sabina’s Violence Intervention—Strong Futures Program
  • UCAN
  • The Dreamcatcher Foundation
  • Xavier McElrath-Bey—Incarcerated Children’s Advocacy Network
  • Jesse White Foundation
  • Spoken Word—Lyric
  • Safe Haven Foundation
  • Boy Scouts
  • Wayside Cross Ministries
  • Bridges Out Of Poverty
  • The Peace School


Global Grant Guidelines for Each Area of Focus

Basic Education and Literacy Grant Guidelines

Disease Prevention and Treatment Grant Guidelines

Economic and Community Development Grant Guidelines

Maternal Child Health Grant Guidelines

Peace and Conflict Resolution Grant Guidelines

Water and Sanitation Grant Guidelines


 

DISTRICT GRANTS SUBCOMMITTEE


Name: Club:
Rachel Ossyra, Chair
Naperville
Chris Gerrib, Global Grants Coordinator
Darien
Sue Linn, District Grants Coordinator
Orland Park
Pam Bellm
Aurora
Jeanne Keshishian Chicago
Bill Ballou Chicago Lakeview
Rob Kopecky Elmhurst
Jane Hopkins
Joliet
Florence Forshey LaGrange
Chuck Newman Naperville
Bruce George Naperville Sunrise
Iris SaavedraZaldivar
Oak Park-River Forest
Chuck Corrigan, DRFC
Naperville Downtown
Pedro Cevallos-Candau, DG
Chicago
debi Ross, DGE
Orland Park
Chuck Corrigan, DGN
Naperville Downtown
Lesley Gottlinger, Stewardship
Oak Park-River Forest
Bill Lyman, Stewardship
Elmhurst
Robert Hann, District Auditor
Chicago O'Hare
David Phelps, District Administrator
Chicago
Pat Merryweather, District International Service Chair Naperville
 
COMMITTEE MEETING SCHEDULE:
2018-2019 Meetings:
September 22, October 13, November 17, December 15,
January 26, February 23, March 16, April 27, May 18, June 15
 
All meetings start at 9:15 a.m.
 
MEETING LOCATION:
September 22, October 13, November 17 meetings will be at River Forest Public Library, 735 Lathrop Ave., River Forest

ANNOUNCEMENTS
DISTRICT GRANTS FOR 2018-19:
Timeline:
 
The deadline to submit District Grant requests for 2018-19 has passed.

A Club's District Grant request will not be paid:

  • if the Final Report for the current Rotary year's District Grant has not been completed
  • if the Club is delinquent in its dues for Rotary International or for District 6450
  • if the Club has not submitted its Annual Fund and Polio Goals
 
INFORMATION
 
Global and District Grants For help or information, email: grants@rotary6450.net

For helpful hints on Global Grants, check out these tips from Rotarians who have done Global Grants: Tips for a successful Global Grant

 
Grants Documents:

 
Community Assessment Tools

Global Grants Community Assessment Results Form
 


District 6450 Sponsored Global Grants:


 Approved/Open:

     
Grant #:
District 6450 Sponsor Club:
Project Location: Area of Focus: Title:
GG1527440 Naperville Nigeria Water & Sanitation Water Wells & Towers for Nsukka, Nigeria
GG1635427 Chicago Burkina Faso Disease Prevention & Treatment Medical Supplies & Equipment in Burkina Faso (Project CURE)
GG1637990 Naperville Sunrise Guatemala Water & Sanitation Guatemala - Clean Water Delivery - Tanks
GG1639049 Homewood Sierra Leone Disease Prevention & Treatment Water Well & Disease Prevention in Sierra Leone
GG1641180 Chicago Northwest Mexico Disease Prevention & Treatment  Medical Supplies & Equipment in Guadalajara, Mexico (Project CURE)
GG1744479 Brookfield Riverside Mexico Disease Prevention & Treatment Humanitarian Project Focusing on Health for Las Mesas, Mexico
GG1744758 Kankakee Mexico Disease Prevention & Treatment Banos Dignos
GG1749646 Chicago India Maternal & Child Health Pediatric Heart Surgeries
GG1753141 Naperville India Disease Prevention & Treatment Providing Blood Screening Equipment & Blood Donor Mobile Van to Rotary Challa Blood Bank
GG1759293  Chicago Ecuador Water & Sanitation Nuevo Briceno Water & Sanitation System
GG1866528  Chicago South Africa Economic & Community Development Project Skills
GG1875628  Oak Park-River Forest Chicago, USA  Disease Prevention & Treatment  Scholarship - Healthcare Management MBA - Ryuhei Kondo 
GG1875938  Chicago Little Village Chicago, USA  Peace & Conflict Resolution  Scholarship - Ambassadorial Scholar in International Relations - Tomohiro Shibata
GG1876166  Oak Park-River Forest Cost Rica  Water & Sanitation  Scholarship - Masters in Water Cooperation & Diplomacy - Alyssa Offutt 
 Submitted for Approval:      
Grant #: District 6450 Sponsor Club: Project Location: Area of Focus: Title:
GG1866417 Chicago Ecuador Water & Sanitation Sustainable Management of the Naranjos River Microbasin in the Buenaventura Reserve
GG1878968 Naperville India Disease Prevention & Treatment CSR Pediatric Heart Surgeries
GG1977981 Joliet Malawi Basic Education & Literacy 2018 Malawi Education & Water Initiative
GG1982317 Naperville India Disease Prevention & Treatment Save A Life A Day - Let's Beat Leukemia
GG1982553 Darien Honduras Basic Education & Literacy Simple School for Quimistan
 Seeking Authorizations:      
Grant #: District 6450 Sponsor Club: Project Location: Area of Focus:  Title: 
         
 In Development:      
Grant #:  District 6450 Sponsor Club:  Project Location:  Area of Focus:  Title: 
GG1751142 Chicago Cosmopolitan  Ethiopia  Economic & Community Development  Beita Semati, Ethiopia Economic & Community Development 
GG1752614  Chicago Senegal Disease Prevention & Treatment  Building Cervical Cancer Prevention Services 
GG1755162  Downers Grove Kenya Water & Sanitation Clean Water Initiative
GG1864980  Chicago Southeast  Nigeria  Basic Education & Literacy  Seat of Wisdom Library - Computer Literacy Training 
GG1867636  Chicago  Chicago, USA Disease Prevention & Treatment  Diabetes Prevention: Project PowerUp 
GG1867696  Naperville Slovakia Peace & Conflict Resolution Community Integration Center
GG1873101  Chicagoland Lithuanians Lithuania  Maternal & Child Health Children's Oncology Help Center
GG1873354  Chicago O'Hare  Bolivia Economic & Community Development Marketplace Literacy for Vulnerable Women in La Paz 
GG1873936 Chicago Southeast Chicago, USA Peace & Conflict Resolution EmCee Skool-Building Community Peace Ambassadors Using Spoke Word
GG1876605 Oak Park-River Forest Chicago, USA Peace & Conflict Resolution Bridging the Digital Divide through Peace 
GG1981155 Hinsdale Brazil Disease Prevention & Treatment Stretchers for Child Institute Project
GG1981320 Chicago  USA Peace & Conflict Resolution Genesis Academy Summer Institutes
GG1981321 Naperville Sunrise Guatemala Water & Sanitation Clean Water Delivery - Tanks 2
GG1982495  Naperville Honduras Basic Education & Literacy El Progresso Small School, Apoautis
GG1982496 Naperville Honduras Basic Education & Literacy  Classrooms for Small Schools in El Negrito
GG1982505 Naperville Kenya Basic Education & Literacy  Addition to Dago Primary School in Dago
GG1982590 LaGrange Honduras Basic Education & Literacy  Constructing Simple School in La Lima 
GG1982872 Chicago World Nations Chicago, USA Disease Prevention & Treatment Therapeutic Sensory Gym for Children with Multiple Disabilities 
GG1982876 Chicago Ecuador  Water & Sanitation Villa de la Alegria