Month: January 2016

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Grundy donor funds make tween money sense program possible

This money sense course at the Coal City Public Library District is funded by grants from the “Roger Eslinger Endowment” and the “Jack & Karen Hynds Fund” at the Community Foundation of Grundy County. Fun programming for the kids!! Click here to read the full story in the Morris Herald-News    

Freeport CF Hosts Grant Seekers Meeting

The Freeport Community Foundation will host a Grant Seekers meeting on Thursday, February 18, 2016, from 12:00 pm-1:00 pm at the Freeport Community Foundation, 524 W. Stephenson St., Freeport, IL. The Grant Seekers meeting will include an overview of the Freeport Community Foundation, grant writing tips, grant application and forms. The meeting is open to […]

Solving Hef's problem

Okay, this may be surreal ends of the spectrum, but here’s the scenario:  Hugh Hefner wants to sell the Playboy Mansion in LA for $200 million – with the caveat that he live there for the rest of his life. Sound familiar?  Do you know a donor who has donated a farm to charity provided […]

DeKalb County Community Foundation Grant Seeker Workshop Announced and Current Grant Opportunities

Nonprofit and charitable organizations interested in applying for a grant from the DeKalb County Community Foundation (DCCF) are invited to a free workshop on January 29 from 1 – 2:30 p.m. in The Freight Room at the DeKalb County Community Foundation at 475 DeKalb Avenue in Sycamore. Attendees will learn valuable tips and strategies to […]

DuPage Foundation Announces Employee Promotions

  Please click here to see media release