The Plymouth Rotary Foundation is a not-for-profit corporation funded solely by Fundraising events of the Rotary Club of Plymouth, voluntary contributions from members of Rotary and friends of Rotary who support its mission to advance local education, community and worldwide efforts. The Plymouth Rotary Foundation helps Rotary members in advancing community and world understanding, goodwill, and peace by improving health, providing quality education, improving the environment, and alleviating poverty.
The Plymouth Rotary Foundation transforms your gifts into service projects that change lives both close to home and around the world.
Since it was founded in 1957, the Foundation has invested more than $1.9 million by providing local educational scholarships, funding community projects, and supporting worldwide life-changing, sustainable projects.
With your help, we can make lives better in our community and around the world.
July 2023 – June 2024
CHARITABLE CONTRIBUTION POLICY
This Foundation is organized and shall be operated exclusively for charitable, literary and educational purposes, community and worldwide efforts. It will make gifts, grants, scholarships and distributions to qualified individuals, organizations, Educational Institutions, or foundations organized and operated exclusively for charitable, educational purposes and social needs in a community. A special focus will be on youth activities and such other charitable endeavors promoted by the Rotary Club of Plymouth.
Ordinarily, charitable requests will be entertained only if the cause is consistent with a current project of the Rotary Club of Plymouth, enjoys the involvement of significant Rotarians or can be made a part of a project sponsored by the
Rotary Club of Plymouth.
Plymouth Rotary Club offers two types of scholarships: Memorial and Vocational Technical. We expect to award over $50,000 in scholarships this spring and encourage all local students to apply. The submission deadline for the most recent memorial scholarship was April 2, 2023. Details about the next memorial scholarship will be available in the coming months. Please contact your academic advisor to obtain a Vocational Technical scholarship application
Our Scholarship Committee members are looking for well-rounded individuals, who have demonstrated academic success and leadership qualities.