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Rotary Club of Oak Harbor
"Service Above Self"
We meet Fridays at 11:30am-1pm
Oak Harbor Yacht Club
1301 SE Catalina Drive
Oak Harbor, WA  98277
United States
 
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Rotary Club of Oak Harbor
ORGANIZED MARCH 10, 1936
 
5th Annual Community Service Grant Program
CALL FOR FUNDING PROPOSALS
 
The Rotary Club of Oak Harbor announces that applications are now being accepted for the 5th Annual Community Service Grant Program. By March 3rd, 2017, submissions must be emailed  to  kschonberg@ohsd.net  or mailed  to:
Kurt Schonberg
Attn. Rotary Grants
350 South Oak Harbor ST
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
 
The Rotary Club of Oak Harbor Community Service Grants Program is intended to promote the quality of life in the Oak Harbor and Northern Whidbey Island Community.
 
The Club’s intention is to fund grants ranging from $500 to $1000 and smaller 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations are especially encouraged to apply to allow for special projects or needs that are not otherwise satisfied by general funding sources. This year, there will also be $1,000 available for non 501(c)(3) organizations.
 
REQUIREMENTS:
 
  1. All grant applicants and their beneficiaries must be within Northern Whidbey Island.
 
2.   Grants are to be spent prior to December 31st of the year of award and are without expectation of
      further support.
 
  1. Grants are not normally made for operating budgets or endowments.
 
  1. Grant requests will be reviewed for consideration in March.  Selected recipients will receive funding at a special Rotary luncheon award ceremony held on March 24th.
 
  1. Proposals must be submitted in writing on the organization’s letterhead and are limited to two pages in addition to Proof of Tax-Exempt Status (if applicable) under Section 501(c)(3)  (or other relevant section) of the IRS code. The following information should be included:
 
  1. The legal name of the organization, a description of its mission, the names of the governing body/board and officers, a simple budget breakdown for the project/request, and the name, address, email and telephone number of the grant contact person.
 
b.    A concise statement describing the grant amount requested and the project’s significance to the community.
 
  1. If you require further assistance, please contact Kurt Schonberg  at 360-279-5012.
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13
Aug
2016
Oak Harbor
Aug 13, 2016 – Aug 14, 2016
Oak Harbor Bay
1401 SE Catalina Dr
oak harbor, WA  98277
United States
 

The 2016 Hydro Races in Oak Harbor Bay are being underwritten by The Craig McKenzie Team at Keller Williams with the proceeds going to The Rotary Club of Oak Harbor and our service initiatives.  Much of the volunteer work during the events will be performed by Rotary members and others including some of our fine Sailors from NASWI.

Please spread the word and make plans to be there!

Newly created sites below (as of late May 2016) will have more info as we get closer.

https://www.facebook.com/hydrosforheroes/ 

http://www.hydrosforheroes.com/

Please bring your change boxes to our meetings to turn in (ATTN Steve P).  If you can't make the meeting(s), please drop off at Jones Accounting (Address: 1199 SE Dock St, Oak Harbor, WA 98277)  during normal business hours.
 
Also, our December 2015 board minutes and financial documents are available by clicking here.  Clubrunner credentials are needed to access, if you need help logging in please contact Secretary Steve Schwalbe or President Elect Greg Smith.  Please review and bring ALL questions or feedback to our meeting Jan 22 where the speaker will be President Brian for a Club Business presentation.
During the firesides, members requested more visibility to the club financial documents.
 
They will now be posted on our website, password protected with your clubrunner credentials.  If you need help with your credentials please contact Secretary Steve Schwalbe or President Elect Greg Smith.
 
Link is located in the upper left of the homepage or by clicking here.
 

Rotarian George Saul put this excellent piece together for the Whidbey Weekly.  I posted it to our facebook page (facebook.com/RotaryOakHarbor) in the hopes we will all use the like and share features of social media to spread the word.  Please follow the link, read, AND SHARE the article.

Thanks George!

Aaron

 
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Feb 24, 2017
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Mar 10, 2017
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Mar 17, 2017
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Mar 24, 2017
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