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District grants are available for the 2017-2018 Governor's Initiative: Clean Water and Food Security
For more information and an application for a special district grant, please click here: Governor's Initiative

The website for the online District Grants Management System: 
Roster of all District Grants, please click here.

For login, click here. (Provided to those of your club responsible for reporting.)  

Recording of training webinar for District Grants Management System:

Webinar Recording


Name: Club:
Rachel Ossyra, Chair
Chris Gerrib, Global Grants Coordinator
District Grants Coordinator
Pam Bellm
John Wilhelm Chicago
 Bill Ballou Chicago Lakeview
Pat Ranttila Chicago-O'Hare
Florence Forshey
Chuck Newman Naperville
 Bruce George Naperville Sunrise
 Eloise Crabb New Lenox
Iris SaavedraZaldivar
Oak Park-River Forest
Chuck Corrigan, DRFC
Naperville Downtown
Scott McAdam, DG
Oak Park-River Forest
Pedro Cevallos-Candau, DGE
debi Ross, DGN
Orland Park
Lesley Gottlinger, Stewardship
Oak Park-River Forest
Bill Lyman, Stewardship
Robert Hann, District Auditor
Chicago O'Hare
David Phelps, District Administrator
Pat Merryweather, District International Service Chair Naperville
2017-2018 Meetings:
July 22, August 19, September 16, October 21, November 4, December 9, January 20, February 3, March 10, April 14, May 12, June 16
All meetings start at 8:30 a.m.
Republic Bank, 2221 Camden Court, Oak Brook, IL

The deadline to submit District Grant requests for 2017-18 is May 12, 2017.

A Club's District Grant request will not be paid:

  • if the Final Report for the current Rotary year's District Grant has not been completed
  • if the Club is delinquent in its dues for Rotary International or for District 6450
  • if the Club has not submitted it Annual Fund Goal
Community Assessment Tools

Global Grants Approved & Open in District 6450:
Grant #: District 6450 Sponsor Club: Project Location: Area of Focus: Title:
GG1411300 Chicago Guatemala (multiple) Sumpango Area Water, Nutrition & Community Dev.
GG1414661 Lansing Uganda Basic Education & Literacy Developing the Infrastructure - CAVE
GG1415458 Naperville Nigeria Disease Prevention & Treatment Medical Equipment to Nigeria
GG1417066 Chicago, Chicago Lakeview Honduras Water & Sanitation El Varillal and Las Mercedes WASH Project
GG1420707 Elmhurst, Darien Mexico Economic & Community Development Programa de capacitacion ...
GG1526144 District 6450, District 3220 Sri Lanka Disease Prevention & Treatment Human Heart Valve Tissue Bank
GG1526256 Chicago
(Illinois Medical District)
Haiti Disease Prevention & Treatment Project Haiti: Medical Infrastructure
GG1527440 Naperville Nigeria Water & Sanitation Water Wells & Towers for Nsukka, Nigeria
GG1530604 Joliet Malawi Water & Sanitation Malawi, Africa Education & Water Initiative
GG1532124 Chicago Little Village Chicago
Peace & Conflict Resolution Peace In Chicago Schools
GG1635295 Chicago Southeast Nigeria Disease Prevention & Treatment Iloria Nigeria Cleft Surgery Project
 GG1635427 Chicago Burkina Faso Disease Prevention & Treatment  Medical Supplies & Equipment in Burkina Faso (Project CURE)
 GG1637990 Naperville Sunrise Guatemala Water & Sanitation Guatemala - Clean Water Delivery - Tanks
GG1638402 Naperville India Disease Prevention & Treatment Prevention & Management of Type 2 Diabetes by Treatment in a New Dialysis Center in Hyderabad
 GG1639049 Homewood Sierra Leone Disease Prevention & Treatment  Water Well & Disease Prevention in Sierra Leone
GG1640728 Chicago India Water & Sanitation Sanitation Project in Indri, Haryana, India
 GG1642745 Chicago Northwest Guatemala Basic Education & Literacy  Literacy Project
GG1744479 Brookfield Riverside Mexico Disease Prevention & Treatment  Humanitarian Project Focusing on Health for Las Mesas, Mexico
 GG1744758 Kankakee Mexico Disease Prevention & Treatment  Banos Dignos
 GG1749646 Chicago India Maternal & Child Health Pediatric Heart Surgeries
GG1750431 Chicago Bolivia Disease Prevention & Treatment  Laparoscopic Surgeries for Bolivia
 GG1750840 Chicagoland Lithuanians Lithuania Maternal & Child Health Mothers Milk Bank
GG1752207 Naperville India Disease Prevention & Treatment  Prevention, Detection & Treatment for Cancer Patients in Visakhapatnam
 GG1753141 Naperville India Disease Prevention & Treatment Providing Blood Screening Equipment & Blood Donor Mobile Van to Rotary Challa Blood Bank

Global Grants under Development in District 6450:
Grant #: District 6450 Sponsor Club: Project Location: Area of Focus: Title:
GG1641180 Chicago Northwest Mexico Disease Prevention & Treatment Medical Supplies & Equipment in Guadalajara, Mexico (Project CURE)
GG1759293 Chicago Ecuador Water & Sanitation Nuevo Briceno Water & Sanitation System
GG1638293 Aurora Sunrise Uganda Water & Sanitation Luwero Water Project
GG1638740 Woodridge Tanzania Basic Education & Literacy Madaraka Nyerere Library & Community Resource Center
GG1745688 Chicago India Disease Prevention & Treatment Supply Medical Instruments to Vivekananda Charitable Multi-Therapy Dispensary
GG1751142 Chicago Cosmopolitan Ethiopia Economic & Community Development Beita Semati, Ethiopia Economic & Community Development
GG1752614 Chicago Senegal Disease Prevention & Treatment Building Cervical Cancer Prevention Services
GG1753968 Chicagoland Lithuanians Lithuania Basic Education & Literacy Project ANTAZAVE
GG1755162 Downers Grove Kenya Water & Sanitation Clean Water Initiative
GG1758878 Hinsdale Brazil Disease Prevention & Treatment Stretchers for Child Institute Hospital in Sao Paulo