Month: October 2013

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Agenda set for November 7-8 meeting

Please click the following link to download the agenda:  AICF agenda 110713 RSVP to Barbara King at DCCF at barb@dekalbccf.org or (815) 748-5383. Meal RSVPs due Monday, November 4th. Thanks and see you then!      

CFLoL "Women for Women" reaches goal

Seven years ago the Community Foundation for the Land of Lincoln’s “Women for Women” set out to recruit 100 Founders — women who committed to giving $1,000/year for a minimum of three years to help build The Women’s Fund, an endowment at the Community Foundation that supports local women’s and children’s issues. This year, “Women …

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Resources for National Philanthropy Day

The National Philanthropy Day website has great resources for your community foundation to use during the month of November.  Be sure to credit them as your source when you re-print their materials. And may we be the first to wish you a “Happy National Philanthropy Month!  

Save the date: April 24-25

The Indiana Grantmakers Alliance will be offering their “Community Foundation Bootcamp” on April 24 & 25, 2014, in Toledo, OH. “Bootcamp” is a kicked-up version of the Council’s “CF Fundamentals.” Members of the Alliance of Illinois Community Foundations will be able to attend at deep discount due to our membership in Midwest Community Foundation Ventures. …

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Grundy growth conference sparks youth conversation

The Community Foundation of Grundy County hosted their 8th annual growth conference on Friday, October 11th.  The topic was “Schools, Business, and Community: Meeting Today’s Needs and Building a Pipeline for Tomorrow’s Workforce.” Videos, handouts, and media coverage can be found at http://cfgrundycounty.com Questions about the event can be directed to Julie Buck or Devan …

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