GBRF is a foundation supported by Rotarians from Ada County Clubs investing their time, money and expertise doing good for Ada County. GBRF grants approximately $40,000 to non-profit organizations in Ada County every year.
GBRF is FOCUSED on Education & Youth, Arts & Culture, Health, Caring & Social Services, Recreation & Outdoors.
GBRF BELIEVES that by giving to existing organizations, more people can be served.
GBRF KNOWS that by working together, Rotarians can make a substantial contribution to the community.
GBRF has been in existence since 1984 and is now approaching a corpus of $900,000 with the goal being $1,000,000. The organization is funded by Rotarians, families and friends of Rotary members in Ada County.
Each Ada County Rotary Club has representation on the Board of Directors, insuring strict financial oversight. The purpose of the foundation is to give grants to the community, so overhead is kept to a minimum. Much of the work of the foundation is done by volunteers who are dedicated to the continued success of GBRF.