Supporting Our Community of Friends and Neighbors
Shawn, owner of TeaMorrow expresses his gratitude for their emergency grant.
The Rotary Club of South Pasadena gives grants to eligible organizations at the beginning of each calendar year. Funding for these grants come from the proceeds of our annual Rotary fundraiser “Taste of South Pasadena”.
All non-profits in our region supporting local efforts are encouraged to apply for a Community
Service Grant. Application deadline is November 1st. The Rotary Club is especially
interested in making awards to non-profits that provide volunteers with opportunities for
community service. No single grant will exceed $1,500. Checks awarded by January 15th.
All non-profits in our region supporting international efforts are encouraged to apply for an International Service Grant. Application deadline is November 1st. Grants can average between $1,000 - $3,000, depending on the scope and scale of the project. Checks awarded by January 15th.
If you have any questions you may email us here
SUBMISSION: Please email your grant applications to
Emergency Grant Awardees
TeaMorrow Tea House Shiro
Berry Opera Heirloom
2 Kids Coffee Cos and Pi
Lost Parrot Cafe Golden China
KJ Korean Tofu and BBQ Senor Fish
Griffins of Kinsale Cookies & Creme
Communal Mike & Anne's
SPECIAL GRANT - Emergency Restaurant Grants in response to COVID-19
April 1, 2020 Thanks to the generosity of our Rotarians and the community thus far,
we awarded $14,000 in grants to all of the fourteen restaurants that applied. We are
so appreciative of the community and local groups (WISPPA) for your donations!