Our blueprint for healthy communities
and address community needs
to causes you care about
tools and training to nonprofits
grants to local nonprofits
education and volunteerism
GCF is a positive influence in the growth of local philanthropy.
– CARL NIXON
FEATURED STORIES & NEWS
Building momentum for Alexis
With the Alexis Community Fund, the village looks for opportunities for revitalization.
A Fresh Approach to a Familiar Challenge
We’re working collaboratively to identify long-term solutions to hunger in our region.
Meet Community Treasures’ New Manager
Jessica Riggs is thrilled to return to the Community Foundation as the new manager of our thrift store.
Opening the Door for Williamsfield’s Future
A new community fund is setting Williamsfield up for long-term viability.
The Joy of Giving Back
Lisa and Chris Gavin hope their donor-advised fund will help further cooperation between our communities.
Meet our new Director of Development
Sarah Grant, who has spent the last 15 years overseeing the McDonough County Farm Bureau in Macomb, will join the Community Foundation this November as Director of Development.
KARLIE ELLIOTT BOWMAN ANNOUNCES DEPARTURE FROM COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
Galesburg Community Foundation’s Director of Communications, Karlie Elliott Bowman, announces her departure from the organization.
SERVING THEIR COMMUNITY IS A WAY OF LIFE FOR BAYERS
Generosity was instilled in Chris and Lindsay Bayer from a young age– and they are continuing the legacy of giving through their Donor Advised Fund at Galesburg Community Foundation.