1. Organization must be a non-profit agency and hold an IRS 501(c)(3) designation
  2. Organization must be resident in and provide services in the Fort Collins area which also includes Laporte, Wellington, Bellvue, and Timnath areas
  3. Project and services must address a local need, be available to the community as a whole, and/or target a specific segment of the community in need
  4. Project or service should be unique and innovative; grant may be used for capital items, and special projects or service

    NOTE: Grant money WILL NOT be awarded to retire debt, for general operating expenses, to assist specific individuals, or to duplicate established projects in the community

  5. Organizations may apply in multiple Grant categories but may only receive one grant during the RCFC Fiscal Year (Jul–Jun).  Organizations are encouraged to apply in the category that matches their primary mission statement or the primary purpose of their community service/project.
  6. Organization ARE NOT eligible to be considered for a Grant if they received a RCFC Grant the prior year
  7. Organizations ARE NOT eligible to be considered for a Grant if they are designated to receive money from other RCFC fundraising activities during the RCFC Fiscal Year (Jul-to-Jun) such as the Peach Festival, New West Fest, etc.
If you have any questions, please contact us at grants@rotarycluboffortcollins.org.