March 19, 2019: Please click here to read a letter/update from Dana VanAutreve of the Second Story Teen Center. They are doing great work with the grant that they received from WIN! To visit the Second Story Teen Center, please click here
“Since receiving the WIN grant, we have created nine (9) custom mental health/holistic health videos and have been showing them to over 2,000 teens in junior and senior high schools every week of the school year. Here’s a sneak peek at three of them below.” – Sarah B Scruggs, PhD, Arukah Institute of Health … Continued
Please join us for a concert to benefit the Voices in Harmony Fund, a new fund at SRCCF dedicated to raising a new awareness for Barbershop singing throughout Starved Rock Country. The goal of the Fund is to raise enough money to create at least one new youth Barbershop group in the LaSalle county … Continued
The Starved Rock Country Community Foundation stewards four (4) scholarship funds and applications for those are now being accepted through March 29, 2019. All four are part of one scholarship form. Applicants will complete Part I with basic demographics and then complete an essay for one or more scholarships for which they want to apply. … Continued
A new fund to support Illini State Park – click here to learn more!
We’re hiring! Please click here to download the job description for the Arts of Starved Rock Country Fund. DUE DATE FEBRUARY 25, 2019
We are excited to announce the creation of the new Arts of Starved Rock Country Fund! Please click here to learn about the mission of the fund and how regional arts groups can apply for grants!
Guest column: Heartfelt and humble thanks for a rewarding beginning by Pamela Beckett January 11, 2019 As we complete the end of our third year serving Starved Rock Country, we are thankful for the partnerships we have created, the outstanding Board of Directors leading the Starved Rock Country Community Foundation, and, of course, … Continued
We have come a long way, but funds are still needed for the Long Term Disaster Recovery Fund. We are proud to partner with Financial Plus Credit Union and the long term disaster recovery group to seek additional funding for families who are in need of fencing and appliances. Stop by Financial Plus Credit Union today, take a tag … Continued
The Women Inspired Network’s Celebration of Giving was a incredible time! We want to extend our our deepest thanks to all of the members who came, as well as their guests. We would also like to thank Annette Schnabel for presenting the grant checks and speaking, as well as Kelly Wilson for all of her … Continued