Community Service

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What We Do 

Works within the Oakland community and identifies worthwhile programs that need grant support. Coordinates and implements Service Saturday events.

To Apply for a Community Grant: You must be a 501(c)(3) nonprofit or associated with a fiscal agent that is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, and your intended project must benefit the Oakland community.  Grants usually range from $500 to $3,000. To  access the grant guidelines, click here  To access the application, click here.  Applications are accepted by email only. Email  your application to info@oakland-rotary.org.

Meeting Times & Location 

1st Wednesday of the month, 12:15 pm Oakland Rotary Conference Room

Committee Contacts 

Co-Chair
Kimberly Cohn
Co-Chair
David Kittner

Committee Blog

The Community Service Committee delivering a check to Oakland Midnight Basketball League to assist with relaunching the program.  The goal is to keep youths occupied during peak crime hours while exposing them to caring adults and life skills workshops. Bruce Nye delivering the check on behalf of Oakland Rotary.

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Information for Community Grant Applicants

You must be a 501(c)(3) nonprofit or associated with a fiscal agent that is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, and your intended project must benefit the Oakland community.  Grants usually range from $500 to $3,000. To  access the grant guidelines, click here  To access the application, click here.  Applications are accepted by email only. Email to info@oakland-rotary.org.