Rotary Coos Foundation

Coos Rotary Foundation


We achieve our purpose through the wise and careful management and distribution of permanent charitable funds on behalf of generous donors. these philanthropists are individuals, families, and businesses. People Helping People.

Why Give?

  • Personal Satisfaction
  • Make a real difference in your own community
  • Income tax deduction
  • Estate tax reduction
  • Establish lifetime income stream
  • Honor a loved one with a named endowment
  • How to Support

Donors may give or bequeath to the Foundation money, property or almost anything of value. Donors may suggest how the funds they donate are to be used.

Donors should consult with their legal counsel or accountant to learn more about this opportunity. Please contact a member of the Board of Directors for information on making a donation.

Making a Difference

Coos Rotary Foundation has made a dramatic difference for all residents of Coos County funding projects that

  • Serve the public’s health needs
  • Support emergency services
  • Aid senior citizens
  • Provide services to the disables
  • Supplement programs for youth
  • Enrich the communities cultural and educational opportunities

Making our community better, one project at a time. Serving Coos County since 1974.

Apply for a Coos Foundation Grant

Coos Foundation places a high priority on projects that favor young people and community improvement. Grants may be to organizations, projects or individuals. Grants are not given for operating expenses. Grants are considered September through May.

How to Apply for a Grant

The Coos Foundation considers grants up to but not exceeding $10,000 for purposes that promote civic, educational and charitable activities that assist, encourage and advance the well being and betterment of Coos County, Oregon.

Grants may be made to individuals, 501c(3) nonprofit and other organizations and governmental entities. Activities considered for funding include special projects, capital acquisition, and construction. Funds will not be granted to support general operating expenses, scholarships or religious, political or legislative initiatives or activities.

Applications for funding are considered monthly at meetings September through May of the Coos Foundation Board of Directors. Other times may be available on a case by case basis. All prospective applicants must complete this application to be considered for funding. Upon completion of projects, a final written report is required of all grant recipients.

To receive a grant application contact Coos Foundation you can:

Download the fillable application for grants
Under $2000 and larger than $2000


Write a letter to:
Coos Rotary Foundation, INC
PO Box 1375
Coos Bay, Oregon 97420