Ann Debora Aufranc gets a big hug from an orphan at Misionaros del Camino, in Sumpango, Guatemala.
Through the generosity of people like you, our work has made a difference in the lives of millions around the world. Your gift to The Rotary Foundation allows us to improve communities by promoting peace, preventing disease, bolstering economic development, and providing clean water and sanitation.


Annual Fund and SHARE
Your support to the Annual Fund is crucial to sustain the thousands of projects that are being conducted in your community and around the world. .


Endowment Fund
Your gift to the Endowment Fund will keep The Rotary Foundation strong well into the future, providing a continuous stream of income that will fund programs in perpetuity. .


You can designate your gift to support one or more of Rotary's top priorities. .

PolioPlus Fund
Be a part of history and support Rotary's work to achieve a polio-free world. Your gift will support immunization campaigns in countries where children remain at risk. .

Promoting peace
We provide education and training to strengthen peace efforts and support long-term peace-building in areas affected by conflict. Your gift will help us reach our goal of $125 million for the .

Fighting disease
More than 100 million people are pushed into poverty each year because of medical costs. We help prevent the spread of major diseases such as polio, HIV/AIDS, and malaria.

Providing clean water
More than 2.5 billion people lack access to adequate sanitation facilities. We help communities develop sustainable water and sanitation systems and provide education on clean water and sanitation.

Saving mothers and children
At least 7 million children under the age of five die each year due to malnutrition, poor health, and inadequate sanitation. We provide immunizations and antibiotics to babies, improve access to medical care, and help train health care providers.

Supporting education
Worldwide, 67 million children have no access to education. We support basic education and literacy, reduce gender disparity in education, and increase adult literacy.

Growing local economies
Nearly 1.4 billion unemployed people live on less than $1.25 a day. We help enhance economic and community development and create opportunities that empower individuals and entire communities.


Give to a Foundation-approved project
You can enhance Rotary's work worldwide by making a contribution to a specific project approved by The Rotary Foundation. Your gift will be applied directly to the project you choose.

Give to projects in your community
Is there a country or region in the world where you'd like to make a difference? You can browse community projects in that area and make a contribution.

Other ways to give

Recurring giving
Make your giving to the Foundation easy by enrolling in Rotary Direct, Rotary's recurring giving program. You select an amount and frequency that's convenient for you. .

Check, draft, or wire payments
to donate with different payment methods.

you can donate stocks, mutual funds, or other securities.

Planned giving
how you can incorporate a gift in your financial or estate planning.

Named gift
to make a named gift that will support Rotary's future.

Real estate
making a gift of real estate may afford you financial benefits.

Employee matching gift
how your employer can sponsor a matching gift program.

Rotary credit card
Promote Rotary and help support our Foundation with the .

Airline miles
to participate in the United Airlines Mileage Plus Charity Miles Program.