Longwood Rotary Foundation
Longwood Rotary Foundation consists of the following Board of Trustees:
 
Lynn Nathan - President
Dave McKeon - Treasurer
Rob Newman - Club Representative
Brendan Murphy - Secretary
Christine McDonald - Trustee
Len Vannicola - Trustee
Leonie Kolvenbag - Trustee
 
 
 

Longwood Rotary offers grants that support a wide variety of projects, scholarships, and programs we are doing around the world.

Explore our Projects and Programs list, review our grant application (download links below) and see if you’d like to apply for funding for your project.

Download the Grant Application Form OR complete the online form below.

Longwood Rotary Foundation

Grant Guidelines

The Longwood Rotary Foundation Board of Trustees meets the 3rd Thursday of each month to review grant applications.  Please submit your application one week prior to those dates.

ELIGIBILITY Any organization that has tax exempt status is eligible to submit a grant application.

AREAS OF FUNDING Quality of Life, Education, Diversity & Inclusion, Community & Economic Development, Public Safety and Health, Environmental Sustainability, Housing, Transportation, and Youth Programs.

TYPES OF APPLICATIONS THAT THE LRF SUPPORTS Pilot programs, Extension/Expansion of Existing Programs, Program Related Materials and Supplies, Scholarships, Matching Grants, Capital Campaigns, Sponsorships with Direct Tie-In to Programs.

TYPES OF APPLICATIONS THAT THE LRF WOULD NOT SUPPORT Endowments, Advertising, Salaries/Consultant Fees, Sponsorships without a Direct Tie-In to Programs, Operational Expenses.


  Who we anticipate supporting with our hands-on labor and Foundation Grants in the 2021-2022 Rotary Year:
After the Bell
American Helicopter Museum
Anson B. Nixon Playground and Park Maintenance
Book Bag Project
Camp Dreamcatcher
Chain
Collaborative
Family Promise
Fuller Foundation (Disaster Relief)
Garage Youth Center
Good Neighbors
Habitat for Humanity
Kennett Education Foundation
KACS (Kennett Area Community Service)
Kennett Garage
Kennett Library
Kennett Mushroom Festival Information Booth
Kennett Senior Center
Kennett YMCA
LCH Health and Community Services
Longwood Gardens
Maternal and Child Health Consortium
Mighty Writers
Pack Hope (food distribution)
Pennsylvania DOT Litter Cleanup Program – Route 1
Project Cure
Reins for Life
Rotary Interact Program for Local High School Students
Rotary International Polio Plus Campaign to Eradicate Polio Worldwide
Rotary Readers Elementary School Mentoring
Rotary Youth Leadership Training Awards (RYLA)
Safe Harbor
Stroud Water Research
Tick Tock Daycare
Unionville and Kennett High School Scholarships
 
...and many more local and international projects