2017 Grants

THE EAST MOLINE COMMUNITY FUND 

 GRANTS

 

The East Moline Community Fund Advisory Council recently met to review and approve grant distributions for 2017.  The following grants were approved to give to charitable organizations that benefit the citizens of East Moline and the surrounding area:

$1,000 | Children’s Therapy Center of the Quad Cities

Assist with Therapy costs for East Moline children

$2,000 | Christ United Methodist Church

Fund perishable staple items for the food pantry clients.

 

$1,000 | Churches United of the QCA

Watertown food pantry.

 

$824 | Community Resource and Learning Center, Inc.

Pre-Kindergarten study.

 

$500 | East Moline School District #37

One by One at Glenview Middle School

 

$1,000 | Our Lady of Grace Catholic Academy

New Reading Series for Students, K-2

 

$250 | Quad Cities Marathon

Micro-Marathon Entry Fees for 12 Children

 

$500 | Quad Cities Senior Olympics

27th Annual Senior Olympics insurance/event costs

 

$2,500 | Rebuilding Together

Homeowner Assistance for emergency repairs

 

$2,000 | Rotary Club of East Moline/Silvis

iPads for East Moline School District students

 

$676 | Supplemental Emergency Assistance Program

Providing for the Emergency Needs of East Moline Residents

$2,000 | YouthHope-Christian Friendliness Food Pantry

Impact At-Risk Kids through Camp Summit              

 

TOTAL  $14,250

About the East Moline Community Fund

The East Moline Community Fund, East Moline, Illinois founded in 2011, is an affiliate fund of The Moline Foundation as a community foundation which provides grants to health, human services, education, workforce development, the arts and other charitable organizations which benefit the citizens of East Moline and the surrounding area, including the Quad Cities region. The East Moline Community Fund receives and administers charitable gifts and works with citizens to achieve their dreams to improve the community.

If you would like to join the East Moline Community Fund in their charitable mission to help create a better tomorrow for East Moline and the surrounding area, please send donations to the East Moline Community Fund in care of:

 

About The Moline Foundation

The Moline Foundation, founded in 1953, is a community foundation which provides grants to health, human services, education, community development, the arts and other charitable organizations which benefit the citizens of Moline and the surrounding area. The Moline Foundation receives and administers charitable gifts for all citizens in a seven-county region including Rock Island, Henry, Mercer, Warren, Henderson and McDonough counties in Illinois and Scott County in Iowa.

 Paul Plagenz President / CEO

The Moline Foundation

1601 River Drive | Suite 210

Moline, Illinois 61265

Phone: (309) 736-3800

 pplagenz@molinefoundation.org