The Community Foundation of Northern Illinois offers an informational meeting for grant seekers at 3:30 p.m. June 7, at the Community Foundation, 946 N. Second St., Rockford. Organizations planning to apply for Community Foundation grants during the coming year are encouraged to attend for information on grant writing and funding criteria.
Reservations are required to attend the grant seeker meeting. To make a reservation, contact Program & Scholarship Officer James Patterson at 962-2110, ext. 11, or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The next application deadline for the Community Arts & Humanities Fund and the Community Needs Fund is July 15. The next deadline for the Margaret K. Aldeen Christian Ministry Fund is Sept. 15. The next deadline for the In Youth We Trust Program is Oct. 15.
The competitive grants programs of the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois help support charitable organizations in Boone, Ogle, Stephenson and Winnebago counties.
From the May 25-31, 2005, issue