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Donate To Fund

Fund Name Description
DAF
Bridgewater Family Charitable Fund Established to support charitable organizations
Dave King Memorial Fund Created to share and bring Dave's love of music to future generations in need.
Dennis & Georgia Hess Fund Established to support charitable organizations.
Florence McMullen Fund Established to support women to enhance workplace skills.
Johnson Downs Fund Established to support charitable organizations.
Rebecca Schatz Memorial Fund to memorialize Rebecca and her love for the arts and nonprofit organizations.
Robert Dunn Fund For the support of such charitable, religious, scientific, education purposes and organizations in the Greater Kankakee River Valley Area.
Designated
Bonfield EUMC Pass Through Fund For the support of the Bonfield Evangelical United Methodist Church
Bourbonnais Twp Park District Fund Fund established to preserve open space, develop park and recreation programs, and support the Exploration Station, Recreation Station, and Willowhaven Interpretive Center.
Coalition for Hope Excellance Education
Communityworks Endowment Provides annual grants for projects improving the quality of life in areas of land use & protection, workforce development, and early childhood education.
Helen Wheeler Fund Annual income benefits this non-profit agency providing services to the community.
Herscher Area Historical Society Fund To support programs and projects of the Herscher Area Historical Society and Museum.
Hospice Special Wish Fund Funds used to fulfill special needs for Hospice patients and families that improve their quality of life.
Kankakee Area YMCA Endowment Benefits the YMCA and its extensive activities with youth.
Kankakee County Museum For programs of the Museum and Kankakee County Historical Society.
Kankakee Development Fund For educational and commercial purposes in the Greater Kankakee River Valley Area.
Kankakee Library Fund Income each year for special projects outside their budget, such as programs by noted authors.
Kankakee Valley Park District Fund Fund to develop capital projects, to enhance landscaping throughout the parks, provide educational grants, and provide grants for families in need of recreational services.
Operating Endowment Endowment Fund to provide income for the Community Foundation's annual administrative expenses.
River Conservation Fund Fund to assist organizations dedicated to the protection of the Kankakee River system, the conservation of natural resources and native species, and to enhance public use and appreciation of the River.
Riverfront Trail Fund to support the development of the Riverfront Trailways of Kankakee County.
River Roundtable
Rosie Fund Benefits women throughout the Greater Kankakee County area who have needs not covered by standard programs. Grants are given to non-profit agencies.
Success by Six Fund-Iroquois To promote early childhood education activities in Iroquois County.
Success by Six Fund-Kankakee To promote early childhood education activities in Kankakee County.
United Way of Iroquois County Fund For the benefit of Iroquois County.
United Way of Kankakee Fund Provides a way to ensure the necessary resources are available for community collaborative efforts, continued program funding, and mobilization of volunteers.
Wright in Kankakee Contributions will be used for educational purposes by providing funding for the operation and purchase of the B. Harley Bradley House.
Field of Interest
Fine Arts For fine arts programs including dance, music, painting, sculpture, and theatre.
SCHOLARSHIP
African American Civic Leaders Scholarship Scholarship established to assist African-American high school seniors that wish to continue their education at an accredited college, university, trade school, or apprenticeship program.
Herscher High School Scholarship The Herscher School District #2 Board of Education has established a pass-through fund to provide financial support for educational pursuits to Herscher High School Seniors. Scholarship will be awarded to qualified, deserving students. The amount of the award will be based on the established scholarship funds created by the contributing individuals, families, and corporations to the specific scholarships listed under this fund.
Herscher Senior of the Month Scholarship Two $100 awards are offered each month during the school year, one from the State Bank of Herscher in conjunction with The Herscher Foundation and the other one from a local business or community members(s).
Locke Scholarship Endowment For students who reside in Kankakee County and attend an institution of higher learning.
Women in Networking Scholarship Scholarship provided through the Kankakee County Chamber of Commerce's Women In Networking Committee for women who live or work in the Kankakee River Valley Area.
Zonta Endowment Income to improve the legal, economic, and professional status of women in the greater Kankakee County Area.
Unrestricted
Community Development Fund For the benefit of charitable and educational purposes which are consistent with the mission and purpose of the Community Foundation.
Community Stewardship Fund to provide grants to meet ever-changing community needs.
Other Funds