Devan’s December column: Partnership for Children makes a difference

Posted on Dec 15, 2017 | 0 comments

Well here we are…already half-way through December! It’s safe to say 2017 has been another great year.  Much of the focus on the programming side of the Community Foundation of Grundy County (CFGC) has revolved around youth this year.   In June, the Grundy Partnership for Children (GPC) began to reconvene after a year break.  GPC is a network of professionals who serve children, with a primary focus on the birth-5 population.  One of the goals...

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CFGC receives R.A.C.E. grant

Posted on Dec 6, 2017 | 0 comments

On Wednesday, December 5th, the R.A.C.E. Foundation awarded grants to many regional charities, including the Community Foundation of Grundy County! The annual D’Arcy Buick GMC Route 66 Classic is a “Grudge Match” race between Grundy & Will County dignitaries.  The winner of each race gets to choose a charity to receive $2,000 from the R.A.C.E. Foundation while the losers’ charities each receive $1,500.  Grundy County Board Chair Chris...

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