Community Involvement:
What does the Cumberland Rotary do

Our Rotarians contribute to, support, and volunteer for a huge array of local, regional, national, and international endeavors.

Yes, charity begins at home….but it does not end there. Rotary is a unique opportunity for Cumberland area citizens to join a significant worldwide commuity.

We start at home with:
Books (ACTA)
Children’s Transport (Ali Ghan Shrine)
School Programs (American Lung Association)
Symphony Saturdays (Allegany Arts Council)
Wireless Microphones (Cumberland Theatre)
Lunch Buddies (Big Brothers/Big Sisters)
Books (First Book)
Food for Low Income Families (W. MD Food Bank)
Work & Retirement Options for Disabled (Friends Aware)
Improve Pregnancy Related Outcomes (June Foundation)
Free Clinics (MD League for Crippled Children)
Summer Camp for Disabled Children (New Hope)
Home Repair for Low Income Families (NAILS)
Handicapped Access to Beach (Rocky Gap)
Counseling (Salvation Army)
Educational Programs (W. MD Archeology Society)
Allegheny Highlands Trail

We leverage our efforts worldwide through:
World’s largest privately funded scholarship program (Ambassadorial Scholarships)
Worldwide eradication of Polio by 2005
Disaster Relief
Group Study Exchange
Grants to University Teachers
Discovery Grants
Rotary Volunteer Grants
Health, Hunger, and Humanity Grants
New Opportunity Grants
Helps Hands Grants
Matching Grants




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