The Rotary Club of Mystic Seeks Grant Applications
The Rotary Club of Mystic raises money through its well known Lobster Days during Memorial Day weekend at Mystic Seaport. Rotary also sells Del's Lemonade at the Mystic Arts Festival and the Taste of Mystic. All proceeds from these events support the Club's grant program as well as providing scholarships for area high school graduates.
Twice a year, the Mystic Club donates funds to local non-profit organizations, primarily serving the Groton, Mystic, Stonington area. Organizations are encouraged to apply for grants in the range of $250 to $1,000. Applications are reviewed on the basis of need, number of clients and area served.
(All applications, regardless of amount requested, will be assessed individually). Applications must be postmarked on or before March 31st or October 31st.
The form below outlines the basic information needed for submission of a grant proposal. The deadline for applications is as follows: Spring cycle -March 31st, Fall cycle - October 31st.
1. Name of Organization: _____________________
3. Telephone and Email: ______________________
4. Contact person: __________________________
5. Amount Requested:________________________
6. An annual independent audit/Board review of financial records occurs: Yes ___ No____
PROGRAM SPECIFICS: Provide the organization's mission statement and briefly describe details of your request. Please limit you submission to this application, the PDF Outline Attachment, and your mission statement ONLY. No additional attachments or enclosures please.
Please list all expenses for this project. Include as much detail as possible, including the cost of the program per participant?
How do you plan to acknowledge Mystic Rotary Club's support?
*A six months follow up letter regarding the use of funding is requested by the Rotary Club.
Please send all grant requests to the following:
Rotary Club of Mystic, Inc.
P.O. Box 153
Mystic, CT 06355
Attn. Contributions Committee
Grant Awards for Fall of 2014-Spring 2015.
The Rotary Club of Mystic during the past year awarded $ 16,000 in grants to local organizations in an effort to enhance the education, health, and the welfare of the community. In total, 32 organizations received funding in response to their grant requests.
Some, but not all, of the many recipients included ARC NL County, Child and Family Agency,Dennison Society, Inc., Eastern CT Symphony Youth Orchestra, Girls on the Run, Grasso Tech Parent Faculty Organization, Groton Public Library, La Grua Center, Mystic Arts Center,Mystic Noank Library, Mystic River Homes, Noank Rowing Club, North Stonington Christian Acedemy, OSCA Our Shoreline Community Assn., Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, Riverfront Childrens Center, Safe Futures, St Marks Toddler Playgroup, Stonington COMO, Ocean YMCA.
The Rotary Club provides hundred of volunteer hours to many community services and through its annual fund raising events returns over $20,000 to the local area in the form of grants and scholarships.
Outline for a grant request.