Each year the Richmond Rotary supports a wide variety of community and international projects. The support can take the form of roll-up-your-sleeves-volunteering, financial assistance, or both.
Here are the projects and organizations that we are currently supporting:
Bikes for Kids
Multicultural Children’s Bookstore
Teachers at Peres Elementary School
Tutoring for 3rd graders at Peres Elementary School
Vitalant Blood Drive
These are the local and international organizations that we supported in 2019:
Total contributions, $67,058
Bikes for Kids
Early Childhood Mental Health Program
Greater Richmond Interfaith Program (GRIP)
National Institute for Arts and Disabilities (NIAD)
Parchester Neighborhood Council Toy Drive
President’s Fund (2016-17: WCCUSD Library Enhancement Project)
Read Aloud America
Richmond Police Athletic League (RPAL)
Richmond Art Center
Richmond Community Foundation
Richmond Food Pantry
Youth Enrichment Strategies (YES)
Escape Club (LaVonya DeJean Middle School)
Total contributions: $11,550.
Committee for South African Solidarity (COSAS)
Interact, Polio Plus
Santa Caterina Clinic
The Wheelchair Foundation
Application for Financial Support
If your organization would like to apply for financial support from the Richmond Rotary, please submit the Application for Financial Support.
Please download this, fill it out on your computer, then attach the completed document to an email and send it to our president, Stacey Street-Spight. Thank you.
If your organization is seeking volunteer support for a particular project, please speak to one of our board members. That person can in turn represent your project before the Club, which will consider your request.