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District Conference 2019 - April 12-14 at the Union League Club of Chicago

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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events


World Immunization Week

April 24-30


Immunization saves millions of lives every year.  Vaccination is one of the most successful and cost-effective health interventions.  Yet outbreaks of diseases that vaccines could prevent continue to put children’s health at risk through the world.


Help spread the word about the importance of vaccination during World Immunization Week, April 24-30!

District Grant Applications for 2019-2020 Due by June 1

Presidents-Elect for all Clubs eligible for District Grants in Rotary Year 2019-2020 have received a notification by email from the District Grants Subcommittee advising the grant amount and instructions for applying for a District Grant or for using the funds for Polio Plus or a Global Grant. The final deadline for applications is June 1. The District Grants Program Details and Spring Training Slides are available on the Grants Subcommittee webpage. Please contact District Grants Subcommittee Chair Rachel Ossyra or District Grants Coordinator Sue Linn at with any questions.


Global Grants Management Seminar June 15

If your club is considering doing a Global Grant this year, we strongly encourage you and your team to come to the Global Grants Management Seminar on June 15. The training will cover:

   -- the Global Grants process
   -- how to use the Grant Center
   -- developing "reverse" global grants for local projects
   -- your specific grants questions

We invite global grant teams, clubs interested in funding global grants, international service committee members, foundation chairs, club officers, district leaders and ANYONE who wants to Do Good in the World to participate. EVERYONE is invited!

The training will be from 9:30 am – 12:00 pm at the River Forest Public Library. The training is free. Please register here. Please contact District Grants Subcommittee Chair Rachel Ossyra or District Rotary Foundation Committee Chair Chuck Corrigan at with any questions.

2018-2019 Club Grants for Membership Development


The District Board has grants to support membership development. Clubs may complete a form for a new member promotion, event, etc. and request up to $250 as a match for the cost of the activity.   Multiple Club events may request up to $500.  Steps:  1) complete the top half of this form and submit to Upon submission of the request you will be informed of your grant status. 2) then hold your event. 3) complete a report of your event, bottom half of form by June 1, 2019 and submit to 
Grants will remain available until all available funds have been designated.

Club Grants for Membership Development

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District 6450, Inc.
401 William Street
P.O. Box 5290

River Forest, IL 60305-5290 

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The Charitable Foundation of Rotary 6450, Inc.
401 William Street
P.O. Box 5290
River Forest, IL 60305-5290

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