Foundation / Corporation
Grants typically ranging from $5,000 to $15,000 to Muskegon County, Michigan nonprofit organizations for charitable projects that will benefit the local community or create a positive impact globally. Funding is intended for creative ideas that address the needs of the greater Muskegon area, reflect the values of the Rotary four-way test, and create an impact by leveraging other funding sources and collaborating with other organizations.
The Rotary Four-Way Test:
- Is it the Truth?
- Is it Fair to all concerned?
- Will it build Goodwill and Better Friendship?
- Will it be Beneficial to all concerned?
Muskegon Rotary Priorities:
- Community development projects that enhance the Muskegon area.
- Activities that benefit youth.
- Activities that promote a healthier Muskegon County.
- Appreciation and celebration of inclusion and diversity.
- Leadership training for members and students.
- International service, encompassing humanitarian outreach.
Grant applications will be evaluated, in part, on the following criteria:
- Clarity of proposal and the ability to describe the relationship between the proposed project and how it will benefit the community
- Staff capacity/organizational capacity to complete project
- Sound fiscal policy and responsible financial management
- Capacity to measure results and conduct an evaluation of how the funding was used
- Evidence of collaboration and cooperation with other organizations where appropriate
- Sustainability: defined as providing long-term solutions to community needs that the benefiting organization can maintain after grant funding ends
GrantWatch ID#: 151548
Grants typically range from $5,000 – $15,000.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: http://muskegonrotary.org/our-club/grants/grant-request/
Additional information or clarification may be requested by contacting Cathy Brubaker-Clarke:
Muskegon Rotary Club
PO Box 66
Muskegon, MI 49440
USA: Michigan: Greater Muskegon Area
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