The Rotary Club of Red Deer Sunrise is currently welcoming applications from Red Deer community groups and organizations to our Community Grants program. Club priorities for the 2018-2019 programming year are Children, Families and Youth with a specific emphasis on Children and Youth.

Funds raised for the Community Grants program come from a variety of sources. These include:

  • Club Fundraising Events
  • Member Donations
  • Rotary District Grants

Grant amounts range from $500 - $5,000.

To be eligible, interested organizations must be a provincially Registered Not-for-Profit Organization OR a Registered Charity with a CRA Charitable Donation Number AND, must complete the Rotary Club of Red Deer Sunrise funding application in its entirety.

Applications will be reviewed and weighted on the following criteria:

  • How the program, project initiative (P/P/I) supports the mission, mandate and goals of the applying organization
  • Ability to measure the P/P/I success
  • Ability to properly implement and operate the P/P/I
  • Degree to which the P/P/I will support the needs of the Red Deer community
  • Degree to which the application meets the current objectives and priorities of the Rotary Club of Red Deer Sunrise
  • Degree to which funding from the Rotary Club of Red Deer Sunrise will be recognized.

For more information contact:

John Dickin, Rotary Club of Red Deer Sunrise


Fall 2018 applications are due no later than 12 Noon, November 23rd, 2018. Successful applicant(s) will be announced early December.

Thank you for your interest. We look forward to hearing from you!