Bethlehem Rotary Foundation Grant Guidelines


2017 Funding Guidelines
In calendar year 2014, the Bethlehem Rotary Foundation initiated a standard process for accepting requests for Foundation funding. The guidelines for this process are as follows:
  • Funding requests will be accepted between July 1 and Oct. 31
  • Award notifications will be made not later than January 15 of the following year
  • Funds to be distributed are expected to be in the range of $5,000 to $6,000. Funding requests should be for amounts between $500 and $5,000.
  • The Funding Request Form is available at:
  • All submissions will be reviewed by a team of Bethlehem Rotary members and evaluated based on requests addressing the following criteria:
    • Peace & Conflict Resolution
    • Disease Prevention & Treatment
    • Infrastructure
    • Maternal & Child Health
    • Education & Literacy
    • Economic & Community Development
    • Location of Agency or Project
    • Supports Future Generation
    • Quality of Life
For 2017, the priority will be childhood education; though all applications will receive thoughtful consideration
Questions may be directed to the following members of the 2017 Review Committee:
  • Deb Geiger
  • Cindy Glick
  • Mike McGovern
  • Dennis Domchek
  • Gail Evans
  • Paul Florenz
We look forward to reviewing your request!