Mercer Island Rotary Club

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Grant Guidelines

Grants from the Mercer Island Rotary Foundation

Mercer Island Rotary is committed to assisting community-based groups and programs that promote social change. We believe that by assisting people to take greater responsibility for their own well-being and for the communities in which they live, we can create a better future.

The Mercer Island Rotary Foundation raises money and makes charitable contributions in accordance with the following guidelines:

  • Contributions to schools for educational scholarships
  • Charitable contributions for youth activities and to youth organizations within, or substantially benefiting, the Mercer Island area and/or the greater Seattle area.
  • Other charitable organizations within, or substantially benefiting, the Mercer Island or greater Seattle area
  • Charitable organizations which help alleviate suffering, wherever situated
  • Other charitable organizations approved by a majority of the members of the Foundation.

Mercer Island Rotary Foundation Grant Application Mercer Island Rotary Foundation Grant Application (703 KB)

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Rotary summons men to respond to their best impulses…their best selves…[to] lift up their heads in every land. The best things in us are not confined by national boundaries.
Allen D. Albert, 1915-16 RI President