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HomeGrants Committee


Name: Club:
Rachel Ossyra, Chair
Chris Gerrib, Global Grants Coordinator
District Grants Coordinator
Ted Jarz
John Wilhelm Chicago
Pat Ranttila Chicago-O'Hare
Mike Murray Joliet
Florence Forshey
Rick Persenaire
Chuck Newman Naperville
Iris SaavedraZaldivar
Oak Park-River Forest
Chuck Corrigan, DRFC
Naperville Downtown
Ron Broida, DG
Scott McAdam, DGE
Oak Park-River Forest
Pedro Cevallos-Candau, DGN
Lesley Gottlinger, Stewardship
Oak Park-River Forest
Bill Lyman, Stewardship
Robert Hann, District Auditor
Chicago O'Hare
David Phelps, District Administrator
2016-2017 Meetings:
September 17, October 8, November 5, December 17, January 7, February 4, March 18, April 22, (May 20 CANCELLED), June 3
All meetings start at 8:30 a.m.
Republic Bank, 2221 Camden Court, Oak Brook, IL

The deadline to submit District Grant requests for 2017-18 is May 12, 2017.

A Club's District Grant request will not be paid:

  • if the Final Report for the current Rotary year's District Grant has not been completed
  • if the Club is delinquent in its dues for Rotary International or for District 6450
  • if the Club has not submitted it Annual Fund Goal
Global and District Grants For help or information, email:

For helpful hints on Global Grants, check out these tips from Rotarians who have done Global Grants: Tips for a successful Global Grant

Grants Documents:
Community Assessment Tools
Open Global Grants in District 6450:
Grant #: District 6450 Sponsor Club: Project Location: Area of Focus: Title:
GG1411300 Chicago Guatemala (multiple) Sumpango Area Water, Nutrition & Community Dev.
GG1414661 Lansing Uganda Education Developing the Infrastructure - CAVE
GG1415458 Naperville Nigeria Health & Disease Prevention Medical Equipment to Nigeria
GG1417066 Chicago, Chicago Lakeview Honduras Water & Sanitation El Varillal and Las Mercedes WASH Project
GG1419377 Chicagoland Lithuanians Lithuania Health & Disease Prevention Insulin Pumps for Diabetic Children in Lithuania
GG1420707 Elmhurst, Darien Mexico Economic Development Programa de capacitacion ...
GG1526144 District 6450, District 3220 Sri Lanka Health & Disease Prevention Human Heart Valve Tissue Bank
GG1526256 Illinois Medical District Haiti Health & Disease Prevention Project Haiti: Medical Infrastructure
GG1527440 Naperville Nigeria Water & Sanitation Water Wells & Towers for Nsukka, Nigeria
GG1528905 Chicago Egypt Water & Sanitation Providing Fresh Water Connections - Egypt
GG1530604 Joliet Malawi Water & Sanitation Malawi, Africa Education and Water Initiative
GG1532124 Chicago Little Village Chicago
Peace & Conflict Resolution Peace In Chicago Schools
GG1635295 Chicago Southeast Nigeria Health & Disease Prevention Iloria Nigeria Cleft Surgery Project
GG1638402 Naperville India Health & Disease Prevention Prevention & Management of Type 2 Diabetes by Treatment in a New Dialysis Center in Hyderabad
GG1640728 Chicago India Water & Sanitation Sanitation Project in Indri, Haryana, India
Global Grants under Development in District 6450:
Grant #: District 6450 Sponsor Club: Project Location: Area of Focus: Title:
GG1523729 Chicago Far North Philippines Water & Sanitation Latrines Project in Samar, Philippines
GG1531109 Brookfield Riverside Mexico Water & Sanitation Humanitarian Project for Las Mesas, Mexico
 GG1633863 Chicago Southeast Nigeria Basic Education & Literacy Schools Refurbishment Project & Vocational Training Team in Igando, Lagos
GG1634787 Chicago Financial Mexico Education Education & Job Training Equipment CIPAAC
GG1635159 Illinois Medical District Haiti Economic Development Projet subvention de la production agricole … (Agricultural Project)
GG1635427 Chicago Burkina Faso Health & Disease Prevention Medical Supplies & Equipment in Burkina Faso
GG1637990 Naperville Sunrise Guatemala Water & Sanitation Guatemala - Clean Water Delivery - Tanks
GG1638293 Aurora Sunrise Uganda Water & Sanitation Luwero Water Project
GG1638740 Woodridge Tanzania Education Madaraka Nyerere Library and Community Resource Center
GG1639049 Homewood Sierra Leone Water & Sanitation Water Well and Disease and Prevention in Sierra Leone
GG1639790 Chicago Mexico Water & Sanitation Water Tanks Systems for Grade Schools
GG1641180 Chicago Northwest Mexico Health & Disease Prevention Medical Supplies & Equipment in Guadalajara, Mexico
GG1642233 Hinsdale Brazil Economic Development Oficina Escola de Confecção e Costura (School for Cooking & Sewing)


Mailing Address:
Rotary International
District 6450, Inc. 
401 William Street
P.O. Box 5290
 River Forest, IL 60305-5290

Virtual Office:
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(312) 857-6450


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