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What We Do 

The misssion of the Club's Community Service Committee is to support organizations that provide direct services to improve the quality of life of those who live in the Oakland community.

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 $1,000 to $5,000. 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.  Grant awardees will prepare a report, using the format at /sites/default/files/images/community_services_committee_-_grant_final_report.docx
Reports should be emailed to executive.director@oaklnad-rotary.org.
 

Meeting Times & Location 

1st Wednesday of the month, 12:15 pm Burnham Brown Law Firm 1901 Harrison Street, 14th Floor Oakland, CA 94612

Committee Contacts 

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.