Foundation Goals 2016-17 and Key Dates

District Goals 2016-17

The District Foundation Committee has set the following Goals for 2016-17:
•             Increase the awareness of the Rotary Foundation by giving presentations on the Foundation to 80% of the clubs in our District
•             Have the District Grant funds for 2016/17 fully committed and used by Rotary Clubsin our District to fulfill club projects
•             Submit and commence a new District Global Grant project
•             Support a District vocational Scholar
•             Submit to RI a District Peace Fellow applicant
 

Key Dates

•             31 March 2016 – Reports due for District Grants approved
•             31 May 2016 - Applications for 2014/15 Districts Grants Close
•             31 July 2016 – Clubs notified of successful applications for District Grants
•             September 2016 - Area of Focus:  Basic Education and Literacy Month
•             October 2016 - Area of Focus: Economic and Community Development Month
•             November 2016 - The Rotary Foundation Month
•             31 December 2016 – Progress reports due for District Grants approved
•             December 2016 - Area of Focus:  Disease Prevention and Treatment Month
•             February 2017 - Area of Focus: Peace and Conflict Prevention/Resolution Month
•             31 March 2017 – Reports due for District Grants approved
•             31 March 2017 – Closing date for Vocational and Peace Scholarship Applications for 2016/17
•             March 2017 - Area of Focus:  Water and Sanitation Month
•             April 2017 - Area of Focus:  Maternal and Child Health Month
•             May 2017 – District interviews for Vocational and Peace Scholarships
•             31 May 2017 - Applications for 2016/17 Districts Grants Close
•             June 2017 - Submission of District nominations to Rotary International