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The Rotary Foundation

Whether you are looking for information on Giving or Grants, this is the place to start.  The Rotary Foundation and the Rotarians that contribute are the Power of Rotary.  This Rotary Foundation portion of the D6040 website is divided into three overall section:  Overview, Giving, Grants and Scholarships.

This video tells you about The Rotary Foundation in District 6040.


 The Rotary Foundation’s Six Areas of Focus

The Rotary Foundation’s Six Areas of Focus were developed to focus Foundation resources while still maintaining flexibility to meet local needs.  The areas of focus are:

  • Peace and Conflict Prevention/Resolution
  • Disease Prevention and Treatment
  • Water and Sanitation
  • Maternal and Child Health
  • Basic Education and Literacy
  • Economic and Community Development

More information on the Six Areas of Focus.

Rotarians can check all their Rotary Foundation giving online by registering on My Rotary at  Club Presidents and Club Secretaries can also assist members as well as the District Rotary Foundation Chair, Cassy Venters at

Contact Cassy Venters, District Rotary Foundation Chair, at for more information on District 6040’s participation in The Rotary Foundation.