Grant Request Guidelines

The Rotary Club of Eau Claire is proud to support the work of non-profit organizations that enhance the Chippewa Valley communities.  Grant priorities for the Rotary Club focus on:

  • Youth Service/Education
  • Health and Wellness
  • The Arts
  • International Projects

Sponsorships for fundraising events are considered only if the proceeds generated benefit a program that falls within the four funding priority areas indicated above.

Applications for grants and sponsorship are accepted four times per year (January 1, April 1, July 1 and October 1).

Recipients of grants will be notified within 60 days of the application due dates.  Recipient organizations awarded $500 or more are asked to attend a Rotary Meeting to accept the grant check. 

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The Rotary Club of Eau Claire has supported the following organizations over the past three years:

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern Wisconsin
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of the Greater Chippewa Valley
  • Brain Team of Eau Claire
  • Chippewa Valley Book Festival
  • Chippewa Valley Museum
  • Downtown Eau Claire, Inc. - "Jump Start Downtown"
  • Drug Endangered Children Initiative
  • Eau Claire Chamber of Commerce Educational Youth Leadership
  • Eau Claire Chamber Orchestra
  • Eau Claire Community Foundation - Jeffers Park Development
  • Eau Claire County Parks - Skate Park Plaza
  • Eau Claire Firefighters Community Charity - "Coats for Kids"
  • Fierce Freedom
  • Hope Gospeel Mission - Hope Renewal Center for Women and Children - playground 
  • Junior Achievement of Wisconsin
  • Kids Against Hunger (iFeed)
  • LE Phillips Memorial Public Library (Books for Babies program)
  • Literacy Chippewa Valley
  • Miracle Legue at Jeffers Park
  • Oxbow Hotel - Downtown "Mural" Project
  • Schools - Altoona High School Interact Club
  • Schools - Regis High School Interact Club
  • Schools - Regis High School Interact Club Flagpole Project
  • Special Kids Day, Inc.