P-3245

Groceries For Families In Need

Description

Financing

Documents

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History Logs

Project Description

Country: USA

Location: Whitefish, Montana

Total Budget: $8,700

Area of Focus: Community economic development

Activity Type: Community Development: Disaster Recovery

Summary: The Rotary Club of Whitefish will raise money to help Whitefish, Montana, USA families in need purchase groceries.


Given the Covid-19 crisis and soaring unemployment rates, the Rotary Club of Whitefish proposes to help area families in need purchase food, diapers, paper supplies and cleaning products through the use of gift cards (alcohol, tobacco, lottery tickets prohibited). Families in need were recently identified and vetted through the schools and food bank, all in a confidential manner. The club will raise a combination of money through this matching grant and during a special community fundraiser on May 5 (money available by May 18). Club members will actively participate in the May 5 fundraising event and distribute the gift cards. Any monies remaining will be donated to area food banks.


Addendum to Project Description (added after the project was signed)

Hi Brian: On behalf of the Rotary Club of Whitefish I have submitted two projects for consideration regarding District Grants FY 20/21. Our club must prioritize the two I am advised. So, which of my two children, er projects, do I love more? * P3185 Nepal Scholarships, is our first priority. * P3245 Groceries for needy families is our second priority.

Project Contact Person

District: 5390

Rotary Club of: Whitefish

Primary Contact: Bruce Aronson

Email: brucecraib@gmail.com

Project Status

Approved
This project is "Approved". This means that the district leadership has reviewed and approved the allocation of district funds for this project. Once the funds from the district have been issued, the status of the project will be changed to "Paid".

Project listed for the 2020-21 Rotary Year.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project

Date

Cash

DDF

Total

Whitefish (5390)

15-Apr-20

$6,200

$2,500

$8,700

Total

$6,200

$2,500

$8,700

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History Log Entries

15-Apr-20

by Brian T Furey

* P3245 Groceries for needy families is our second priority.

15-Apr-20

by Bruce Aronson

System Entry: Creation of project page.

15-Apr-20

by Bruce Aronson

System Entry: Pledge of $3,700 by Bruce Aronson of the Rotary Club of Whitefish, District 5390.

15-Apr-20

by Bruce Aronson

System Entry: Project sent for club signatures.

15-Apr-20

by Bruce Aronson

System Entry: Project signed by Bruce Aronson.

15-Apr-20

System Entry

System Entry: Project signed by A. J. Spear.

15-Apr-20

System Entry

System Entry: Project signed by Nicole Jemming.

13-Jul-20

by Brian T Furey

System Entry: Project approved by the District Approval Committee.

18-Aug-20

by Bruce Aronson

The project is being wrapped up as the final bills are reconciled and payment made.

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