The Rotary Foundation enables Rotarians to advance world understanding, goodwill, and peace through the improvement of health, the support of education, and the alleviation of poverty.
Support Foundation grants and activities worldwide. Eligible for Paul Harris Fellow recognition. Make a one-time gift or enroll in recurring giving.
Your support of the Annual Fund is the key to serving communities worldwide in Rotary's areas of focus, which are peace and conflict prevention/resolution, disease prevention and treatment, water and sanitation, maternal and child health, basic education and literacy, and economic and community development. You can direct your Annual Fund contributions give to one of the areas of focus funds, the World Fund or SHARE, and all contributions are spent wisely on quality Rotary projects.
End Polio Now. Be a part of history and help Rotary achieve a polio-free world. Eligible for Paul Harris Fellow recognition. Make a one-time gift or enroll in recurring giving.
Rotary and its partners are on the brink of eradicating polio, but a strong push is needed now to end this tenacious disease once and for all. Your contributions support immunization campaigns in developing countries where polio continues to infect and paralyze children, robbing them of their futures and compounding the hardships faced by their families. As long as polio threatens even one child anywhere in the world, children everywhere remain at risk. By donating now, you can help Rotary achieve a polio-free world.
Help secure the Foundation of tomorrow. The fund also supports the Rotary Peace Centers. Eligible for Benefactor recognition. Make a one-time gift or enroll in recurring giving.
Spendable earnings from the Endowment Fund help ensure a strong future for the Foundation by supplementing the Annual Fund and supporting Rotary's highest priorities. Your contributions to the Endowment Fund secure the Foundation's future and enable Rotarians and friends to fulfill their philanthropic goals.
Rotary Peace Centers
The Rotary Peace Centers equip future world and community leaders with the professional training and experience necessary to prevent and resolve conflict. Make a one-time or recurring gift to help create a world where peace is possible.
The Rotary Peace Centers program enables peace fellows to pursue a master’s degree or professional development certificate in international studies, peace studies, conflict resolution, or a related field. Rotary Peace Fellowships pay for transportation, tuition, qualified internships, room and board, and related expenses.
Approved Foundation Grants
Give to projects funded by an existing Foundation grant.
Rotarians can make cash contributions to specific projects approved by the Foundation. Your donation, which must be directed to an approved grant number, will be directly applied to the grant and further Rotary's humanitarian work around the world.
Ways to Give
There are several ways to contribute to Rotary's efforts.
The Rotary Foundation provides many opportunities for donors to express their commitment to Rotary’s work or to honor a friend or family member through a named or endowed gift.
For information or to make a donation by phone, call 866-976-8279 .
Rotary International One Rotary Center 1560 Sherman Ave. Evanston, IL 60201, USA
Contact an international office for donations from outside of the United States