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GIFT Community Caring Award

Award to an Illinois or Iowa Individual in the Quad Cities
Area for Exemplary Commitment to Public Service

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Community Foundation of the Great River Bend

Deadline Date:

09/30/18

Description:

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Award to an Illinois or Iowa individual in the Quad Cities area to recognize exemplary commitment to social responsibility and public service. A cash award of $500 will be donated to the nonprofit of the recipient's choice. The winner will have exhibited a long-term commitment to public service.

Caring Award recipients are role models who exemplify an extraordinary commitment to public service and social responsibility. The award will honor those who have demonstrated selflessness, exhibited a long-term commitment to service and the betterment of society, and who have had a significant impact on the lives of others in the community. Priority is given to those whose efforts will last beyond their lifetime.

Award criteria include:
- Length of service
- Scope and impact of work
- Degree of difficulty and obstacles encountered
- Imagination and innovation

A framed certificate will be presented to the winner. The GIFT Community Caring Award winner will be honored by a $500 grant in their name to a non-profit organization of their choice. Recipients will also be profiled in the Geneseo Republic and on the GIFT website.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 173722

Estimated Size of Grant:

A grant of $500 will be issued to a non-profit organization of the recipient's choice.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Caring Award recipients are role models who exemplify an extraordinary commitment to public service and social responsibility

Pre-Application Information:

All applications are due by September 30, 2018.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Forms may be submitted via email to gift@geneseogift.org

Community Foundation of the Great River Bend
P.O. Box 265
Geneseo, IL 61254

Grant Coverage Areas:

Quad Cities area

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Illinois;   Iowa