Rotary Australia World Community Service Ltd. (RAWCS) is a limited company formed to support Australian Rotarians and Rotary Clubs in assisting disadvantaged communities and individuals with humanitarian aid projects.

Dick Smith donates $1 million to Rotary to alleviate suffering.

RAWCS President Michael Perkins with Dick and Pip Smith

RAWCS are delighted to announced that Australian entrepreneur and philanthropist Dick Smith has generously donated $1million dollars for Rotary Australia Benevolent Society (RABS) projects throughout Australia. Administered by the RABS committee through the  Rotary Australia Compassionate Grants (RACG) program, this matched funding is designed to benefit a huge range of projects throughout the country and provide an important cash injection into helping our fellow Australians.

Dontations to the Rotary Australia Compassionate Grants (RACG) program are administered by the Rotary Australia Benevolent Society and applications are currently being accepted!    Click here to apply.

The grant is an extraordinary chance for us to improve the lot of Aussies doing it tough, local communities in need, and help young people who could do with a leg up to reach their full potential. The grants will reach from our remotest regional areas to our bustling urban centres, assisting victims of misfortune, hardship and circumstance to get back on their feet.

To find out how to access these funds, click here  to find out more.  Only NEW projects can be considered.

For further questions, please email: [email protected]