News & Press Releases Archives - Community Foundation of Central Illinois

Mark Roberts on the Greg & Dan Show Nov 1, 2018

Listen to Mark Roberts on the Greg & Dan Show, November 1, 2018, announcing CFCI’s new Ending Hunger Together initiative.  


What Is Your Dream?

What Is Your Dream?      Check out this article by our CEO, Mark Roberts, in the October 2018 issue of iBi Magazine. Mark Roberts, CEO Community Foundation of Central Illinois


CFCI Welcomes New Director of Grants & Community Initiatives

The Community Foundation of Central Illinois is pleased to welcome Sarah Fletcher as its new Director of Grants and Community Initiatives. “I am thrilled to be back in the Peoria area and working with the Community Foundation of central Illinois. I look forward to helping make a positive impact on our community in my new […]


Leave Your Legacy!

Leave your legacy in our community in ways that really make a difference – we can help!  Your Community Foundation is all about connecting people who care with causes that matter.  We are proud to work with WMBD 1470 to help us get the word out.  You may have heard one of our radio spots […]


Community Foundation Awards Over $155,000 in Fall Grants Cycle

On Wednesday, November 1, the Community Foundation of Central Illinois hosted a reception to recognize the recipients of more than $155,000 awarded from the Community Needs program and the newly created The Arts Mean Business and Local Jobs fund grants. Through the generous contributions of our fund-holders, the Community Foundation is able to support many […]


Emerging Philanthropists Fund Grant Awards $4,300 to Friends of Proctor Center

Formal check presentation to be hosted on August 31st at 3:45 p.m. On Thursday, August 31, 2017, The Emerging Philanthropists Fund of the Community Foundation of Central Illinois (CFCI) will formally present a check in the amount of $4,300 to Friends of Proctor Center as the recipient of their 2017 grant.  The presentation will take […]


Community Foundation of Central Illinois announces new grant opportunities

(July 24, 2017) The Community Foundation of Central Illinois is pleased to announce two new funds created by community advocates John and Sharon Amdall – the Local Jobs Fund and the Arts Mean Business Fund. The Local Jobs Fund is designed to equip individuals with the necessary skills to earn a living wage by focusing […]


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