The Community Foundation of Northern Illinois will begin accepting applications for its Neighborhood Grants Program on March 13.
The Neighborhood Grants Program exists to:
* Encourage and support the work of neighborhood-based groups and organizations trying to preserve and/or improve the quality of life in their neighborhoods;
* Promote resident participation and leadership in neighborhood-based groups/organizations;
* Invest in and build on the existing strengths and assets of the region’s neighborhoods; and
* Promote civic pride in the community.
This program is available to neighborhood-based groups and nonprofits operating in Boone, Ogle, Stephenson and Winnebago counties.
The application deadline is April 17. 2023