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IPCF Seeks Philanthropist Nominees

Illinois Prairie Community Foundation

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – Illinois Prairie Community Foundation is seeking nominations for its 2018 Philanthropist(s) of the Year. An individual, couple, or family will be honored at the Community Foundation’s Celebrating Local Philanthropy Luncheon at the Radisson Hotel & Conference Center in Normal on Nov. 15, 2018. Nominees must reside in McLean, DeWitt, Livingston or Logan…

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IPCF Awards $157,347 in Grants to 73 Nonprofits

Illinois Prairie Community Foundation

BLOOMINGTON, Ill.  – Illinois Prairie Community Foundation has awarded $157,347 in three categories of grants to 73 programs in McLean, DeWitt, Livingston and Logan counties. Grants ranged from $500 to $6,750. Funding came from the Jerome Mirza Foundation, donors to the Community Foundation’s annual campaign and several endowments at the Community Foundation. Receiving 37 General…

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Two Join IPCF Board of Directors

Illinois Prairie Community Foundation

The Illinois Prairie Community Foundation Board of Directors has elected two local men to the board. Josh Barnett will serve on the board’s Grants Committee while Adrian Barr will join the board’s Governance Committee. Josh Barnett is Development Coordinator at Advocate Charitable Foundation, the philanthropy arm of Advocate BroMenn Medical Center and Advocate Eureka Hospital. In…

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IPCF Offers 2018 Grant Opportunities

Illinois Prairie Community Foundation

Illinois Prairie Community Foundation will accept applications for grants in three categories from February 1-28, 2018. Interested applicants may find information about the grants on IPCF’s website. Links to the online applications will be found there beginning Feb. 1. The Community Foundation expects to grant out more than $158,000 during this grant round. These grants…

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IPCF Offers Grant Opportunities for 2018 in 2 Categories

Illinois Prairie Community Foundation

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – Illinois Prairie Community Foundation will accept applications for grants in two categories from October 1 to October 31, 2017, on its website at www.ilprairiecf.org/ipcf-grant-rounds. These grants provide support to local programs that benefit local residents. The Women to Women Giving Circle has a total of $40,000 available to give in grants and…

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