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Ending Hunger Together launches new collaborative work

The Partnership for a Healthy Community is working in the Tri- County area to improve health outcomes, according to a Thursday, July 18 news release. On Thursday, Aug. 8 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the East Peoria Festival Building, the Partnership will launch the collaborative “What’s Our Recipe” to share projects and mobilize […]

Want to create a fund to support art? Your Community Foundation of Central Illinois can help!

The article below by Doug and Eileen Leunig originally appeared on April 24, 2019. Art: What is it Good For? | How to Become an Arts Advocate by Doug and Eileen Leunig • April 24, 2019 DOUG AND EILEEN LEUNIG One of the benefits in living in central Illinois is that our communities are big enough to […]

CFCI Grants Benefit More Than 20 Non-Profits

HOI ABC News … Daily update April 25, 2019 More than 20 non-profit organizations were awarded grants Tuesday from the Community Foundation of Central Illinois. The awards amounted to $48,356. The focus of Tuesday’s spring grant program was community arts and animal welfare organizations. One of the non-profits getting some money is PAWS Giving Independence. […]