Food Baskets





History Logs

Project Description

Country: USA

Location: Lockport

Total Budget: $4,500

Area of Focus: Economic and community development

Activity Type: Community Development: General

Summary: Lockport

Each year we purchase food from the local food depository and give to the less fortunate in our area. We locate these people from prior years, churches and other Rotarians. Generally we help to feed over 400 families with this event.

Target Completion Date:December 15, 2018

# of Rotarians Participating:10-20

# of Non-Rotarians Benefitting: 400 families

Project Contact Person

District: 6450

Rotary Club of: Lockport

Primary Contact: Kelly DeLaFuente

Email: kellydfuente@sbcglobal.net

Project Status

This project is "Paid". This means that the funds from the district have been issued. This project is now being ready for implementation. When this is done, a report needs to be uploaded on the project page and the "Reported" button needs to be clicked, then the status of the project will be changed to "Reported".

Project listed for the 2018-19 Rotary Year.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project





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History Log Entries


by Kelly DeLaFuente

System Entry: Creation of project page.


by Rachel Ossyra

This project is ongoing and waiting for the preparation of the District Grant application.


by Rachel Ossyra

System Entry: Project sent for club signatures.


System Entry

System Entry: Project signed by Kelly DeLaFuente.


by Rachel Ossyra

System Entry: Project approved by the District Approval Committee.


by Chuck Corrigan

Payment on this project is on HOLD until the Club's Rotary Foundation annual fund and PolioPlus goals have been submitted.

District Foundation Chair Chuck Corrigan or your Club's assistant governor can assist your Club President or Club Foundation Chair in setting and entering the goals.

Please contact him Chuck via email or phone for assistance.

email: cjc1@dbcw.com

cell: (630) 853-9461

Please set the goals as soon as possible to release payment for your grant.



by Chuck Corrigan

The Club's Foundation goals have been received. Thank you!

Payment for the grant will now issue.



by Chuck Corrigan

System Entry: Check for DDF payment issued by Foundation Treasurer.


by Susan W Linn

This is a reminder that the final report for your 2018-19 District Grant project is due upon completion of your club’s project. To complete your final report, log into your account on the District Grant Website.


by Susan W Linn

This is a reminder to submit the final report for your club’s 2018 – 2019 District Grant. All final reports are due by JUNE 1, 2019.



by Susan W Linn

This is a reminder that the final report for your club’s 2018-19 District Grant project is past due. It is very important that you complete the final report as quickly as possible, and no later than June 30th.

The District Grants Committee cannot close the 2018-19 grant with Rotary International until your final report is complete.

Please log into your account on the District Grant Website to complete the report.



by Kelly DeLaFuente

We prepared our food baskets for distribution on December 14. We had over 70 families come out and accept the baskets. In addition to the grant money, our club contributed another $2,500 to buy the food. The local Rotarac club was out on Friday to help pack baskets.

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