Making use of national leadership conference

Posted on Feb 27, 2017 | 0 comments

By Devan Gagliardo is the program director of the Community Foundation of Grundy County. Feb. 27, 2017 A few weeks back, I hopped a plane to Washington, D.C., for the 27th annual National Leadership Forum put on by National Community Anti-Drug Coalition of America (CADCA) along with Anita Young from Chestnut Health Systems. The two of us went to the conference to represent the Behavioral Health Alliance of Grundy County. And what a jam-packed...

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NEW! Mark Smith Legacy Fund for Scholarships

Posted on Feb 16, 2017 | 0 comments

We are excited and proud to announce the new Mark Smith Legacy Fund for Scholarships at Minooka Community High School! Established and chaired by Science Department Chair Donna Engel, the fund will provide one $1,000 scholarship to a graduating senior. To donate to this fund online, please click here.          ...

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FY16 investment returns

Posted on Feb 8, 2017 | 0 comments

CFGC’s Investment Committee met February 6th to review FY16 4Q and the year as a whole.  We are happy to report that our 50-50 “moderate” fund returned 7.11% net of fees for FY16!  We like “up” years because that means there’s more funds for grantmaking!!   Please follow this link to see the full report:  CFGC investment returns FY16   Please click here to learn more about our investment managers at Balasa...

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