Marilyn Gowan presents grant check to Elizabeth River Project representative Marjorie Mayfield Jackson.
Norfolk Rotary Charities has awarded $41,009.19 this year to 23 local deserving non-profit organizations.  We received 49 qualified applications from organizations seeking a total of $131,257.00 in grants. 
Grants are made possible by the generosity of Rotary Club members who support our club's endowment, as well as contributions during our luncheon meetings through “congratulations and fines.” 
The following non-profits were awarded grants:
  • Barry Robinson Center
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of SE VA
  • Children’s Health Investment Program
  • Elizabeth River Project
  • General  Douglas MacArthur Foundation
  • G.I.R.L.S.
  • Hampton Roads Community Health Center
  • LGBT Life Center
  • MaxStrong 
  • Mercy Medical Angels
  • Moving Forward 
  • REACH, Inc.
  • St. Mary’s Home for Disabled Children
  • Samaritan House
  • Senior Services of SE VA
  • Virginia Air & Space Center
  • Tidewater Wooden Boat Workshop 
  • Virginia Children’s Chorus
  • Virginia Stage Company
  • Virginia Supportive Housing
  • Virginia Symphony Orchestra
  • William A. Hunton YMCA
A summary spreadsheet listing the charities, their missions, and how they will use grant monies awarded, will be published separately.