Grants through The Turnout are awarded in four areas: arts, culture, and community enhancement; health and human services; education and workforce development; and nonprofit capacity, sustainability, and reinvention. The following 37 nonprofits received full funding for proposals submitted for the 2023 grant cycle:

  • Alternatives for the Older Adult – Alternatives Support
  • Best Buddies International – Best Buddies Friendship
  • Bishop Hill Heritage Association – 2024 Educational Programing
  • Bridgeway, Inc. – Discover Wellness Summit
  • BYE Ambulance Service – Start the Heart, Take 2
  • CASA of West Central Illinois – Program Funding 2023
  • Central Congregational Church – Extended Offerings
  • Choral Dynamics of Galesburg – Benefit Performances
  • Corpus Christi Catholic Church – Leadership Development
  • Costa Catholic Academy – Greenhouse for Costa Catholic Academy
  • Crossroads Cultural Connections – Visiting Artist School Program
  • Discovery Depot Children’s Museum – Smart from the Start
  • Eagle View Community Health – Recharge Teen Center
  • Family Planning of Western IL – Service for All
  • Galesburg Community Chorus – Outreach to Area Students
  • Galesburg Heritage Days – Galesburg Heritage Days 2023
  • Galesburg Public Library – Galesburg Reads!
  • Galesburg Youth Athletic Club – Continuing Carlos’ Legacy
  • Girl Scouts of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois – Leadership Program in Knox and Warren Counties
  • Habitat for Humanity of Knox County – Safe & Secure IT Upgrades
  • Heart of IL Big Brothers Big Sisters – Youth Mentoring Program
  • Historic Ellisville Restoration Organization – Serving Seniors Project
  • Knox-Galesburg Symphony – Summerfest: The Art of Song
  • Knox Jazz Year – Educational Programing 2023
  • National Stearman Fly-In NFP, Inc. – Stearman Community Center Audio
  • Nova Singers – 2023-24 Season
  • Prairie State Legal Services – Civil Legal Aid
  • Rainbow Riders Therapeutic Horseback Riding Center – General Operations
  • Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Illinois – Home Away From Home
  • Roseville Kids Place – 20 + Years of Successful Operations 2023
  • Special Olympics Illinois – Spring Games 2024
  • Stone Hayes Center for Independent Living – Project Mobility
  • The Orpheum Theatre – Youth Entertainment Series
  • Triumph Services, Inc. – Camp Kidz-Tonz of Summer Fun
  • Turning Point Child Advocacy Center – Trauma Counseling Program
  • United Way of Greater Warren County – Imagination Library & Community Literacy
  • Warren Achievement Center – Community Integration

“We believe EVERY child deserves a voice in court and we are thrilled to have the backing of Galesburg Community Foundation with a grant from The Turnout.”

– Kelly Radeke, Executive Director, Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children of West Central Illinois

Jillian Isaacson

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To learn more about The Turnout and other grant opportunities, call Jillian Isaacson, Director of Grants & Programs, at 309.344.8898.

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