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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 7, 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 2018-19 is May 11, 2018.

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 Community Assessment Results Form

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.
GG1417066 Chicago, Chicago Lakeview Honduras Water & Sanitation El Varillal and Las Mercedes WASH Project
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
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
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
GG1641180 Chicago Northwest Mexico Disease Prevention & Treatment  Medical Supplies & Equipment in Guadalajara, Mexico (Project CURE)
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:
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
GG1752923 Elmhurst Guatemala Basic Education & Literacy Literacy Project-Sacatepequez, Chimaltenango, Quetzaltanago
GG1755162 Downers Grove Kenya Water & Sanitation Clean Water Initiative
GG1758878 Hinsdale Brazil Disease Prevention & Treatment Stretchers for Child Institute Hospital in Sao Paulo
GG1759293  Chicago Ecuador  Water & Sanitation Nuevo Briceno Water & Sanitation System
GG1864980 Chicago Southeast Nigeria Basic Education & Literacy Seat of Wisdom Library - Computer Literacy Training
GG1866040 Naperville Bangladesh Maternal & Child Health Rotary Benevolent Healthcare Center
GG1866417  Chicago  Ecuador Water & Sanitation Sustainable Management of the Naranjos River Microbasin in the Buenaventura Reserve
GG1866421 Chicago Nigeria Disease Prevention & Treatment Completion & Equipping of an Abandoned ICU at the Federal Medical Center in Asaba
GG1866528 Chicago South Africa Economic & Community Development Project Skills
GG1867636 Chicago Chicago, USA Disease Prevention & Treatment Diabetes Prevention: Project PowerUp
GG1867696 Naperville  Slovakia Disease Prevention & Treatment Nitra Healthier Life
GG1867905 Naperville India Disease Prevention & Treatment Survapeta Cancer Care Center