District Rotary Foundation-Local Grants May UPDATE continued

  • Upcoming Local Grants 2017-18 to be awarded: The District Foundation Board has preliminary approved club local grants as detailed below. These must also be approved The Rotary Foundation before funds will be distributed in late August/early September (amounts may vary based on acceptance). Thank you all for participating and making a difference in our communities.
 
Club/District
Description
TOTAL GRANT
Alliance
Alliance Skate Park - update and renovations
 $1,950.00
Austintown
Help Homeless Veterans - doctor/clinic visits and job interviews
 $250.00
Boardman
Holiday Food Baskets - families in need
 $1,750.00
Canfield
Canfield Green (Park) - electrical service
 $3,175.00
Canton
Summer Food Backpack Program - students in need
 $5,100.00
Cortland
Courtland Veterans Memorial
 $875.00
Dennison
Community Welcome Signs
 $1,275.00
Dover
Operation Warm - coats for students
 $1,025.00
East Liverpool
E Liverpool City Pool - furniture restoration
 $1,500.00
East Palestine
E Palestine Park - update volleyball courts
 $500.00
Jackson Township
Handicap Ministry - duet wheelchair bike
 $525.00
Kinsman
Kinsman Township Park - concession stand
 $1,125.00
Louisville
RYLA Student Support
 $400.00
Minerva
Minerva Community Building - handicap ramp
 $250.00
Newcomerstown
Buckhorn Creek Trail - benches
 $350.00
Niles
Children's Rehabilitation and Dictionary Project
 $1,500.00
North Canton
Character Counts (6 Pillars) - K-8th grade students
 $2,100.00
Orrville
Honduras - CPR Training Manikins
 $1,690.00
Plain Township
Mentoring/Community Values/Skills - high school students
 $2,625.00
Poland
Poland Pocket Park - maintain and improve
 $1,600.00
Salem
Dictionary Project
 $4,075.00
Steubenville
Dictionary Project
 $775.00
Struthers
RYLA Student Support
 $600.00
Sugarcreek
Community Information Electronic Sign
 $1,000.00
Warren
Courthouse Square - fountain
 $1,200.00
Wooster
Scholarships - high school students
 $5,000.00
Youngstown
Little Free Library - neighborhood book exchange boxes
 $1,300.00
   
TOTAL
 
 $43,515.00
 
Have a Global Grant Project in Mind?  If you or your club has a Global Grant projects in mind, please let me know. Visit our website at http://Rotary6650.org to find out more.
 
Thank you all for your support of the Foundation.
 
Peter L. Apicella, DRFC, Peter@salemrad.com, 330-207-0500 (cell).