Since it opened, more than 1.5 million pounds of food have been transported from Davenport to the Galesburg food bank branch for distribution.
An endowment match from Galesburg Community Foundation will help support the nonprofit as it expands its reach to more people through music performance and education for years to come.
It’s common to see partnerships between funders and nonprofit organizations. What’s less common is funders gathering their resources and working together. But that’s just what’s happening in Warren County.
What if there was a mechanism to keep wealth in local communities?
Community Funds are endowed funds of Galesburg Community Foundation that are guided by local advisory boards and empowered to award grants that positively impact communities in our region.
Steve and Doris Medhurst are supporting the causes they care about by making charitable contributions directly from their IRA.
The first grants from the Williamsfield Community Fund illustrate the positive impact of creative community investment.
The Bickerdyke Society recognizes individual who extend their charitable giving long beyond their lifetime.
A new lift makes the 130-year-old structure accessible to the region
New instruments will give students the opportunity for personal growth and a lifelong appreciation of music.
Buchanan Center for the Arts is partnering with Galesburg Community Foundation to build their endowment.