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The Freeport Community Foundation awarded 9 grants totaling $58,069.79 to area non-profit organizations that provide a variety of programs and services benefiting Northwestern Illinois. These grants were presented at a Grant and Donor Reception on October 26, 2017 at the Eagles Club. Grants were awarded from the Freeport Community Needs Fund, the Matthew A. Marvin Fund and the Craig Wilson Trust.

Amity Society of Freeport (Little Climbers) $13,517.79

Family YMCA of NW IL (YMCA Safety Around Water) $4,832.00

Family YMCA of NW IL (Outreach Program Expansion) $6,500.00

Freeport Art Museum (smArt After School) $8,150.00

Freeport High School (Egungun Performance Workshop) $1,970.00

Hoo Haven Wildlife Education (Ambassador Program) $2,000.00

New Horizons Counseling (On Campus Student Counseling) $12,000.00

RAMP (Youth Pre-Employment Services) $2,100.00

Senior Resource Center (Senior Transportation) $7,000.00

 

 

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