I understand EXACTLY how the Rotary Foundation/Paul Harris Fellow works and want to get this show on the ROAD!


The Rotary Foundation: is the lifeblood of Rotary’s ability to simultaneously reach out globally and locally through matching grants made from this endowment begun in 1917 Read More History.

As a Rotary member it is recommended that you at least become a Rotary Foundation Sustaining Member by donating $100 or more annually to an Annual Fund. This contribution counts toward Paul Harris Fellow, Multiple Paul Harris Fellow, Paul Harris Society, Major Donor and club recognition banners Read More PHF Levels

Paul Harris Fellow: Paul Harris Fellow recognition is given to anyone who contributes (or in whose name is contributed, using Foundation recognition points) a gift of $1,000 or more cumulatively to the Annual Fund, Polio Plus Fund, or an approved global grant CLICK HERE for list of Approved Funds

Recognition consists of a certificate and pin that is presented at recognition meeting scheduled by the President Modesto Sunrise Rotary Club meeting. Read More About Various Levels of Recognition

Ready to Donate? Great! Click on the “red DONATE” button above which will take you to the Rotary International web site Rotary Foundation page – We recommend you click on the “Annual Fund-SHARE (supports grants and activities chosen by clubs in your district). Here’s a screen shot of the page:
However, it is your choice. If you have any questions, please contact our Club’s Foundation Chair; Tom Bryant (209) 605-6860 or tomlbryant@comcast.net

Credit/Match: What is the credit match and how do I receive them? First a credit match is NOT CASH, please read the following document to understand what a “Club credit match” gets you CLICK HERE

YOUR RESPONSIBILITY to Contact Your Club Foundation Chair to be sure you receive the match!

YOU MUST SEND THE RECEIPT OF YOUR FOUNDATION CASH DONATION TO: Foundation Chair; Tom Bryant (209) 605-6860 or tomlbryant@comcast.net That is the only way you will receive the match. It is your responsibility to inform the Foundation Chair of your donation to the foundation.
Recommended: Take a screen shot of the page upon completion of your donation or forward the e-mail receipt from Rotary International to Tom Bryant.

INDIVIDUAL REPORTS – You will receive individual report about your Rotary Foundation /Paul Harris Fellow giving 2 times per year in January and July.