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The Geneva Rotary Club is seeking applications for grants from local organizations and agencies.

Club President Shad Cook explained that Geneva Rotary annually awards grants up to $1,000 for deserving projects in the Geneva community. Rotarians raise money for grants through various community projects, including the Rotary Service Above Self Dinner, the Rotary Golf Tournament and the Rotary Santa Train Express.

Since 2007, the club has made grants totaling more than $150,000 for programs, events and activities of local organizations.

The grant application guidelines are available on the Geneva Rotary website, The procedure for applying and the evaluation criteria are explained.

The deadline for applications is May 15. Late applications will not be considered. Decisions will be announced on or after June 15.

Questions about grant applications can be addressed to 789-7716 or to

Rotary International is composed of 1.2 million men and women around the world who donate their expertise, time and funds to support local and international projects that help people in need and promote understanding amongst cultures.  If you are interested in serving your community in a new way and are interested in becoming a Geneva Rotarian, please contact for more information or visit us on our website at Geneva Rotary meets every Wednesday at noon at the Geneva Country Club.

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