Each November, Illinois Prairie Community Foundation celebrates local philanthropy with a nonprofits workshop and luncheon to honor our Philanthropists of the Year. The 2020 Celebrating Local Philanthropy Luncheon and Nonprofits Workshop will take place Thursday, Nov. 19, at Holiday Inn Bloomington-Normal (formerly the Radisson Hotel & Conference Center) at 8 Traders Circle, Normal. The Philanthropy…

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Reposted with permission of Illinois State University By University Galleries Staff University Galleries of Illinois State University is pleased to present “Nazafarin Lotfi: Subtle Time” as an online exhibition. This exhibition is organized by the Teen Art Group at University Galleries. “Nazafarin Lotfi: Subtle Time” presents 20 recent sculptures, drawings, and photographs, and premieres two…

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Illinois Prairie Community Foundation

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – Illinois Prairie Community Foundation is seeking nominations for its 2020 Philanthropists of the Year awards. New this year, the Community Foundation will award two Philanthropist of the Year awards –  one for Bloomington-Normal and the other for outside the Twin Cities (other parts of McLean County, plus DeWitt, Logan and Livingston counties).…

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Illinois Prairie Community Foundation

To Support Local Nonprofits Serving Populations Impacted by COVID-19 BLOOMINGTON, Ill.  – Illinois Prairie Community Foundation has awarded grants from its IPCF COVID-19 Response Fund to local nonprofits serving populations impacted by the COVID-19 virus and its economic consequences in McLean, DeWitt, Livingston and Logan counties. IPCF received requests from 63 nonprofits requesting more than…

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Illinois Prairie Community Foundation

BLOOMINGTON, Ill.  – Illinois Prairie Community Foundation has awarded $139,311 in three categories of grants to 73 programs in McLean, DeWitt, Livingston and Logan counties. Grants ranged from $500 to $5,505. 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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