This spring’s grantee ceremony was extra special: 2018 marks our 70th year of dedication to the community! We loved celebrating our spring grantees and are grateful to continue to partner with you to make organizations like them thrive. Here’s to many more years of teamwork!
You can read our press release about the event here.
Spring 2018 Awarded Agencies:
Computers, tables, and chairs for mobile computer lab for at-risk youth
Design and structure of new exhibit on safety in home for children and youth
Marketing materials for Kane County-wide 211 program
Back to school supplies, including backpacks and general supplies
Construction of the Cardiac Innovations & Structural Heart Center at Edward Hospital
Theatrical storage boxes to safely store costumes and supplies
Furniture, fixtures, and equipment for new location in downtown Aurora
New flooring in main activity room
Outdoor signage in front of building
Various merger costs, including website and branding
Equipment for programs in Aurora
Repairs to bus used to provide winter clothing to residents in need
Hearing equipment for senior residents
Vaccine Clinic waiting area painting, furnishings, etc.
Development of Paramount School of the Arts, seat replacement in Theatre, and Copley Theatre restoration/modernization
Furnishings for sitting areas for visiting family members and residents
Office furniture and equipment for satellite office in Geneva
Tablets and software to be used by staff working with families at new Family Resource Center waiting area
Replacement of plumbing in building
Computer for administration, marketing, etc.
Expansion of VNA Health Center in Aurora to provide additional patient rooms
Van for transporting clients to and from various appointments, ESL programs, etc.
STEM materials for Safe n’ Sound after-school program
Furnishings for meeting area for families who have supervised visitation with their children