Eligibility Criteria:

  • Open to both non-profit organizations and registered charities
  • The organization does not need to be based in Orangeville, but must serve the residents of Orangeville
  • Mission must generally support one of Rotary International’s seven areas of focus:
    • Basic education and literacy
    • Economic and community development
    • Maternal and child heath
    • Disease prevention and treatment
    • Water and sanitation
    • Peace and conflict prevention / resolution
    • Supporting the environment
  • Program values should be consistent with Rotary’s 4-Way Test:
    • Is it the TRUTH?
    • Is it FAIR to all concerned?
    • Will it build GOODWILL and BETTER RELATIONSHIPS?
    • Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?
  • The organization must demonstrate a genuine need for the additional funding