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Beneficiaries include: CARE, Charlotte Art/Humanities Council, Paint Your Heart Out, Charlotte Harbor Environmental Center, Charlotte Cares, Friends of the Punta Gorda Library, Golisano Childrens Hospital, Crossroads Hope Academy, Firehouse Mural, Peace River Wildlife Center, St. Vincent DePaul Society, Vets Housing, Punta Gorda History Center, Vietnam Wall Podium, ​Charlotte Harbor Kids Gifts, Port Charlotte High School Locker Room, Charlotte High School Interact Club, Charlotte High School Track Event, Punta Gorda City Children's Playground, Charlotte High School Student of the Month, Dictionaries for Elementary School Kids, Charlotte County Sheriff's Department "Do the Right Thing", Rotary International Exchange Student program, Imagination Library, "Josh the Otter", Punta Gorda Police Youth Basketball League, Charlotte High School Project Graduation, "Take Stock in Children", College Scholarships for CHS students, Youth Leadership Programs, "Gift of Life", ShelterBox USA, Water4Life Mozambique, Water Project - Peru, Polio Plus, 1000 Wheelchairs for Honduras, SC Hurricane Relief, Gatlinburg Fire Relief, Hurricane Relief for victims of Harvey, Irma and Maria (Harry Chapin Food Bank, Meals on Wheels Charlotte County, Charlotte County Homeless Coalition, Bonita Springs Rotary Club, Houston Texas Rotary Club, Upper Keys Rotary Club, Pure2Go clean water for Puerto Rico, Love for Love City USVI, Naples Everglades Wonder Garden), Habitat for Humanity

Punta Gorda Rotary Charity & Education Foundation Grants have totaled $134,000 in the past three years.