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We are…
… on a mission
… 64 clubs strong
… Rotary proud.

Investing our time, money, and expertise into our priorities of eradicating polio and promoting peace but, that’s not all…

District 6970 is one of the top contributors to The Rotary Foundation and meeting our commitment to doing good in the world.

We change lives close to home and around the world with financial grants, scholarships, volunteering and our hearts.

PDG Rich Turnbull District Rotary Foundation Chair – 2023-26 Rotary Club Of St. Augustine Beach

Dear Friends of the Rotary Foundation, Welcome to the District 6970 Rotary Foundation website. The sole purpose of this website and the District Foundation Committee is to support our Rotarians and each club’s initiatives from fund raising to project fulfillment. Our goal is to ensure that you have the tools and resources available to Do Good in your club, your community and our world. Each program addresses a special area and is manned by Rotarians who understand and are passionate about the Foundation processes.

Rotary Year 2023-24 Grant Cycle

April 30, 2023

► Deadline for District Grant Applications for 2023-24. There will be no exceptions.

Mid-May/June 2023

► Award decision by District SHARE Committee; DRFC submits District Block Grant to TRF


► TRF approval of District Block Grant usually received in this window

Mid-August / September 2023 thru April 1, 2024

► DRFC issues formal notice of TRF Approval to clubs as soon as received

► Clubs Implement Grant Projects upon formal notice from DRFC / TRF

► Final Report Deadline is April 1, 2024 for all Grant Projects

► Clubs reimbursed for projects upon completion and acceptance of final report

Making A Difference 

Rotary members and program participants are improving lives in communities around the world every day through thousands of service projects. Explore the good work that we’re doing locally and globally, and share these projects through social media.



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