Gifts of Grain – A Helping Harvest

When you plant a seed, results don’t happen overnight. But, with the right support, it grows strong roots and produces a healthy harvest. Did you know that your harvest, when donated and nurtured by the Starved Rock Country Community Foundation, can continue to make a difference in our community for generations? A gift of grain … Continued

PROMISING ENTREPRENEUR SCHOLARSHIP

PRESS RELEASE   Release Date:  IMMEDIATE SUBJECT:  JANKO SCHOLARSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT   Starved Rock Country Community Foundation Pamela Beckett, Director 815.252.2906 phone pamela@srccf.org     The Starved Rock Country Community Foundation (SRCCF) is pleased and honored to announce the creation of the Carol and Dick Janko Scholarship for Promising Entrepreneurs.  The scholarship, initially established with a … Continued

Heartfelt and Humble Thanks for a Rewarding Year

As we approach the end of our first year as the newest Community Foundation in the state of Illinois, we are thankful for the partnerships we have created, the outstanding Board of Directors leading the Starved Rock Country Community Foundation, and, of course, our many generous donors. In just shy of a year, we have … Continued

Gathering and Growing … Foundation at work

As featured in The Times on October 29th – GUEST COLUMN: Gathering and Growing … Foundation at work A hearty thanks to you, the readers, for your interest and support for the Starved Rock Country Community Foundation. The response has been exciting and encouraging. Far and away, the most inquiries we receive involve how to … Continued

Greetings from the Starved Rock Country Community Foundation!

The article below ran in The Times on September 27th. Greetings from the Starved Rock Country Community Foundation! We are excited for the opportunity to share news of the foundation in a regularly featured column and thank The Times for their generosity in providing this platform for us. We look forward to providing a better understanding … Continued

SRCCF will now be featured regularly in The Times

A year ago, Starved Rock Country was an island surrounded by community foundations. Incredibly successful community foundations, we might add. The reach of these foundations is far, bringing donors together to impact causes that matter most to them, and creating funds of many types to meet the desire of each donor. They fund education, health … Continued

Your unrestricted donation to the Leadership Fund for Now is just that, a gift for NOW. It enables us to operate, provides funds for immediate distribution to area agencies and charitable initiatives and helps us build the core administrative fund. The Leadership Fund for Now is made up of unrestricted donations, earnings on investments, and administrative fees. This is where we need your donation the most.
Pamela Beckett
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