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June 2019 Newsletter

June 2019 Newsletter


Text “ENDHUNGER” to 50155 to make a credit card donation to CFCI’s Ending Hunger Together Fund


CFCI Spring Grants Reception … $48k awarded to area nonprofits

2019 Spring Grants Media Advisory 4.18.19 Who: On Tuesday, April 23, 2019 the Community Foundation of Central Illinois (CFCI) will host its Spring Grants Reception from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. to recognize the recipients of the Community Arts Grants, The Arts Mean Business Fund Grant, and the Jean M. Ligon Animal Welfare Grants. Through the […]


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. […]


CFCI Managing $16M Endowment Funds for Human Service Center Foundation’s Community-Based Behavioral Health Initiatives

The Human Service Center Foundation has awarded $16 million in support of community-based health initiatives, the Peoria Journal Star reports. The grant will endow two funds to be managed by the Community Foundation of Central Illinois — a $12 million fund named for Jack Gilligan that will support psychiatry programs and mental health and addiction recovery […]


May 2019 Newsletter

May 2019 Newsletter


April 2019 Newsletter

April 2019 Newsletter


CFCI’s 31st Annual Meeting

2019 Annual Meeting Media Advisory 5.2.19


Women to Women Leader Luncheon In the News!

Click to listen in as Sarah Fletcher, CFCI’s Director of Grants and Community Initiatives and Lea Anne Miller, Women’s Fund Advisory Board Chair join Semone on 25 News Today to preview the upcoming Women to Women Leader Luncheon. 


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